Flights during UK school holidays 2019

School holidays are known to be an expensive time to travel. The flights and hotels cost is driven by the high demand. We have analyzed what is the real impact on flights from UK during school holidays of 2019.

We checked budget flights of Ryanair and easyJet departing from UK to the popular touristic destinations during the first days of school holidays and returning towards the the end of the holidays.

The dates of the holidays slightly vary for England, Scotland, Wales and the Northern Ireland. The initial study focuses on England only assuming that the similar pattern will be repeated in other regions.

Spring half-term holiday flights
The flights are at least 50% more expensive.

Easter holiday flights
The flights are at least 30% more expensive.