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Flights to Spain in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price$1,116Average for round-trip flights in April 2021
Round-trip from$2,628From Sydney to Spain
One-way from$13One-way flight from Sydney to Spain

Cheap flights to Spain in April, May 2021

The best prices found for BCN flights for April, May
20 Apr - 28 Apr
$1,737pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
20 Apr - 28 Apr
$1,740pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
3 May - 12 May
$1,976pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Spain 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Spain found for this year
14 Nov - 20 Nov
$1,326pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAD
Madrid Barajas
MAD
Madrid Barajas
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
18 Nov - 22 Nov
$1,468pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
18 Nov - 22 Nov
$1,470pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
BCN
Barcelona Barcelona-El Prat
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last minute flights to Spain

Late deals on return flights to Spain, departing today and this week
25 Apr - 26 Apr
$2,633pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAD
Madrid Barajas
MAD
Madrid Barajas
Air France
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
25 Apr - 26 Apr
$3,948pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MAD
Madrid Barajas
MAD
Madrid Barajas
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

When is the best time to fly to Spain?

Peak season

With its pristine beaches, sunny weather, colourful festivals and thriving nightlife, there are plenty of reasons to book cheap flights to Spain. Being so close to the UK, the sun-drenched beach resorts of the Canary Islands are Brit hot spots for school holiday breaks, public holidays and Christmas / New Year. While the Spanish mainland offers fascinating cities such as Barcelona, Madrid and Valencia, not forgetting the beautiful Costa del Sol on the southern coast. July and August, in general, are the high season months and when huge numbers of tourists arrive on cheap flights to Spain. Book accommodation and flight tickets well in advance to avoid disappointment. Spain has a large number of festivals and religious events during the year that attract thousands of visitors: Epiphany (January), Carnival (February/March), Las Fallas (March), Holy Week (March), The Seville Fair (two weeks after Easter), The Running of the Bulls (July) and La Tomatina (August).

Off season

Spain has quieter periods rather than an off season. The winter months of January and February are chilly and damp in northern and central Spain, and the beach resorts of southern Spain will be deserted. Some hotels and restaurants temporarily close over winter but the major attractions in the big cities are open throughout the year. The beauty of travelling during winter are the abundance of cheap flights to Spain, and the landscape can be very beautiful especially around Madrid with snowfall in the mountains.

When is the best time to book a flight to Spain?

If you’re on a budget, the best times to find the cheapest flights to Spain are during the shoulder and low season months from October through April, excepting Christmas, New Year’s and Easter. If you want a beach holiday then April, May, June and September are ideal months to visit Spain with good weather and fewer tourists. Note if there are any festivals taking place when you plan to travel as you will pay extra for accommodation and flight tickets should be booked well in advance.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Spain?

The cheapest day to fly to Spain is usually Monday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Spain?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting Spain. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the morning as these tend to have higher demand.

How long is the flight to Spain?

Flights from Sydney to Spain – 23 hrs

Flights from Melbourne to Spain – 22 hrs 30 mins

Flights from Brisbane to Spain – 24 hrs

Flights from Perth to Spain – 20 hrs 30 mins

Which airlines operate flights to Spain?

Madrid, Barcelona, Mallorca, Bilbao and Malaga are the five largest airports in Spain, servicing international flights. You can fly direct to Madrid and Barcelona from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane with a wide range of airlines including: Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Etihad, Cathay Pacific, China Southern and Qantas. For the cheapest flights to Spain consider flying to London then using low-cost carriers Easyjet and Ryanair which operate cheap flight deals to over 20 Spanish destinations.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD) and Barcelona Airport (BCN) are both located approximately 10 km from their respective cities. Both offer the metro, buses and taxis as a means of public transport for reaching the city. There is a high-speed train which connects Madrid and Barcelona with a journey time of 2 hours 30 mins. Car rental is available at the airport if you wish to explore outside the cities but public transport is generally excellent.

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