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External flights to and from the UK:

Most major carriers fly to the UK and British Airways has worldwide connections. Some chartered airlines offer discounts to students holding an ISIC card. For more information regarding student travel discounts on air travel contact your nearest branch of STA Travel.

Budget airlines offer cheap, 'no-frills' flights to mainland Europe, making them a good option for European students and young people who wish to explore the continent at an affordable price. The following is a list of the main budget airlines operating out of the UK, and their destinations:

Easyjet - Flights are cheaper the earlier you book. They run within the UK and to and from the following destinations: Aberdeen, Alicante, Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Basel, Belfast, Berlin Schonefeld, Bilbao, Bologna, Bristol, Budapest, Cologne/Bonn, Copenhagen, Dortmund, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Faro, Geneva, Glasgow, Ibiza, Inverness, Liverpool, Ljubljana, London (Gatwick, Luton and Stansted), Lyon, Madrid, Malaga, Marseille, Milan Linate, Munich, Naples, Newcastle, Nice, Palma, Paris Charles de Gaulle, Paris Orly, Prague, Rimini, Rome Ciampino, Toulouse, Venice Marco Polo and Zurich

Buzz - Flights are cheaper the earlier you book. They run within the UK and to and from the following destinations: Almeria, Amsterdam - Schiphol, Bergerac, Berlin - Schoenefeld, Bordeaux, Brest, Caen, Chambery, Dijon, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt am Main, Geneva, Grenoble-Lyon, Jerez, La Rochelle, Limoges, Marseille, Murcia, Paris Charles de Gaulle, Poitiers, Toulon, Toulouse and Tours.

Ryan Air - Flights are cheaper the earlier you book. They run within the UK and to and from the following destinations: Aarhus, Alghero, Ancona, Baden-Karlsruhe, Bari, Bergerac-Dordogne, Berlin Schonefeld, Biarritz, Blackpool, Bologna Forli, Brandisi, Brescia, Carcasonne, City of Derry, Cork, Dinard, Dublin, Eindhoven, Erfurt Weimer, Esbjerg, Frankfurt-Hann, Friedrichshafen, Genoa, Girona Barcelona, Gothenburg City, Glasgow Prestwick, Graz, Hamburg-Lubeck, Haugesund, Jerez, Kerry, Klagenfurt, Knock, La Rochelle, Leipzig-Alternburg, Limoges, Linz, Malmo-Sturup, Milan Bergamo, Montpellier, Murcia, Newquay, Neiderrhaen-Dusseldorf, Nimes, Oslo-Torp, Palermo Pau Pyrenees, Perpignan, Pescara, Pisa, Poitiers, Reus Salou, Rodez, Rome Ciampino, Salzburg, Shannon, St. Etienne, Stockholm Stavsta, Stockholm Vasteras, Tampere, Tours-Loire Valley, Trieste, Turin, Valladolid, Venice Treviso and Verona Brescia.

Please note: Ryanair has recently acquired Buzz and changes may therefore occur to destinations.