Cornwall Airport Newquay (NQY) is a region airport in the southwest corner of the United Kingdom situated northeast of Newquay which is on Cornwall’s north coast. The airstrip was operated by the RAF prior to 2008 as a maritime operations base and was designed to large commercial and military planes. NQY is a great way to get to this unique corner of the country and over 370,000 passengers take advantage of this small but strategically-placed airstrip each year. Aer Lingus, Ryanair, and a few other carriers fly into Newquay from London, Dublin and many other cities throughout Europe. The carriers include:
- Isles of Scilly Skybus
Popular Routes to Newquay Airport
You can fly from many cities on the continent of Europe non-stop to Newquay Airport. From within the United Kingdom, travel from London-Gatwick to Newquay for a quick trip across the south of the island. Non-stop flights from Germany, Portugal, and Spain are all available, too.
See What’s Beyond Newquay Airport
Cornwall Airport Newquay gives travelers access to the seaside resort area of southwest England, situated on the North Atlantic coast. The town of Newquay sits right on the north coast of the peninsula that is Cornwall and is also bordered by the River Gannel. There are approximately 20,000 full-time residents, a number that increases substantially during the summer vacation months. From beautiful beaches to historical churches, the area has a lot to offer families, couples, and visitors of all ages.
Transportation from Newquay Airport
The A5 bus is operated by First Kernow and almost all of their vehicles are wheelchair accessible. There are taxis readily available at the airport to take you to your destination and there is also train service available in Newquay proper. You can pick up a rental car if you’re going to be driving yourself. To check on the best rental car rates available, click on the Skyscanner car rental search tab and compare rental car rates as well as airport transfers.
Cheap Flights to Newquay Airport
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