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Cheapest prices for East Midlands flights by month
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to East Midlands is February. The most expensive month for flights is December. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.
When is the best time to fly to East Midlands?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
$1,231 - $2,190
7 - 21 °C
50 - 88 mm
The best time to fly to East Midlands is during March, but great deals can be found at other times. July sees the temperatures in East Midlands peak to their warmest. October tends, on average, to see the most amount of rainfall.
When is the best time to book flights to East Midlands?
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to East Midlands, you should look to book at least 60 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
Days before departure
Which day is cheapest to fly to East Midlands?
Thursday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to East Midlands. Flying on Saturday will result in higher flight prices.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting East Midlands. Generally the prices will increase for flights at midday as these tend to have higher demand.
East Midlands Airport is situated 18km (11 miles) from Derby, within easy reach of Nottingham, Leicester and Derby by road and public transport.
The hub for low-cost carriers bmibaby and Ryanair, flights to East Midlands Airport come in from around Europe, including Spain (Malaga, Palma de Mallorca, Alicante, Tenerife and Fuerteventura). Other busy routes to and from Nottingham East Midlands Airport are Dublin, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
EMA has received several awards in recent years including World’s Leading Eco Friendly Airport and Best Regional Airport (British Travel Award 2010) however many users report that increased traffic and lack of investment in infrastructure has led to long queues for security and cramped waiting areas. The airport has added facilities as needed, meaning things are spread out and often confusing to find.