= Cheapest round-trip flights
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Birmingham Airport is one of the biggest in the UK. It is easy to access and close to the bustling city centre, which can provide lots to see and do. The great value flights Birmingham Airport offers to are available to travellers from all parts of the country, as the airport is located close to a hub of the motorway network.
Car parking is plentiful for flights from Birmingham, with three large long stay areas and a drop off zone. Make sure you book online to save money. Advance bookings start at £3.99 per day. If you would rather not worry about parking, it may work out cheaper to get the train to Birmingham International and hop on the brilliant Air Rail Link. This free train service whisks passengers directly to the airport from the platform. The airport is also well served by long distance coaches from a variety of cities.
The modern terminal has everything the business traveller needs, with Wi-Fi hotspots and facilities such as photocopying and meeting rooms available. If you are feeling peckish, you can sit down for a bite to eat at one of several restaurants including Frankie & Benny's and The Meriden. Picking up some last minute shopping before boarding will also save you some money, thanks to the duty free shopping facilities that are available. The number of flights from Birmingham to Funchal is increasing all the time, and you can find the best deals on flights, accommodation and vehicle hire at ebookers.com.
If you fly into Funchal, Portugal, through ebookers, you will land at Madeira Airport, which is informally known as Funchal Airport. The airport is situated right on the coast, thirteen miles north-east of Funchal. The address is 9100-105 Santa Cruz, Portugal, which is only two miles north of downtown Santa Cruz. The airport is serviced by ten different airlines, including easyJet Airlines, Air Berlin, and Condor.
The bus service to the airport runs twice an hour, and it goes as far south as Funchal, and as far north as Manchico. The trip to Funchal takes thirty-five minutes and costs $4.30. There is also the Aerobus to take you to the city. It takes a little less time, but it costs almost $7. There are plenty of taxis located right outside the terminal. The trip by taxi takes twenty minutes, and costs $33.
The hottest months on Madeira are July, August, and September, where the temperature averages around twenty-three degrees Celsius. These months also see the least amount of rain, with only four to five days of rain each month. The coldest months are January, February, and March, with an average temperature of sixteen degrees Celsius. January is also the wettest month along with December. Both of these months see rain about half of the days. It is also incredibly humid all year round.
If you want to get up close to the beautiful scenery of Funchal, be sure to check out Madeira Adventure Kingdom. You can take a guided hike or walk through a nearby canyon full of waterfalls, wildlife, and a magnificent rain forest. For a more relaxing walk, spend an afternoon wandering around the Monte Palace Tropical Garden. Try the Monte Cable Car if you want to see the city from above. Not only is Funchal surrounded by beautiful forests, but it is full of amazing architecture, including the Santa Clara Monastery, Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Monte, and the Cathedral Se. Summer is the most popular time to visit because of the beaches and outdoor activities. However, for a more cost-efficient trip, travel there during February and March. You can have a relaxing holiday without all the other tourists around, and ebookers can find you great deals on flights and hotels in Funchal.
A traditional Madeira Quinta in a unique location with a sea front stretching 400 meters, which was converted into an Estalagem, a small hotel. It is located on the eastern point of the Santa Cruz...
Opened in 1987, and recently renovated the Windsor Hotel is a 4 star located in a quiet area, in the centre of Funchal city.
Situated within a previous Palace of Funchal's charming and historic town centre, the Monte Carlo Hotel promises affordable accommodation and unique panoramic views of the bay of Funchal and the...
2011 CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE Pestana Miramar Aparthotel is the Pestana Group's closest hotel to the city of Funchal. Located in Funchal's District, the hotel is set in a beautiful garden with...
Hotel Raga welcomes you to come and visit the beautiful Madeira Island, and discover its valleys, mountains, and its wonderful gardens. Besides all these natural beauty, holidays in Madeira have...
Estalagem do Vale is located in the north of Madeira (Municipality of S. Vicente - Sitio das Feiteiras). It is nestled in a rural setting, and the hotel has emerged from the renovation and...
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