Fly to top destinations from northern airports this summer
Go to: North America, Africa, Asia… or, for something closer to home, fly to Lisbon, the stunning capital of Portugal.
From: Manchester Airport
Many of our services start and end at Manchester Airport station, so why not begin your journey on a FTPE train?
Go to: Nice
Book a two-hour flight to the French Riviera and sip fine wines, sample Socca and take a stroll by the beach.
From: Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Head to Liverpool South Parkway. When you get there, simply jump on the 86a or 80 bus and it will take you directly to the airport.
Go to: Reykjavik
It’s only two hours from Glasgow. Stay in town to sample the cafés and culture, with whale watching, glaciers and the Blue Lagoon Spa just a day trip away.
From: Glasgow Airport
Take the First 500 Glasgow Shuttle bus from Glasgow Central. It only takes 25 minutes.
Go to: Copenhagen
It takes under two hours to get to the Danish capital, where you can visit Rosenborg Castle and sample some of
the best food in the world.
From: Edinburgh Airport
It’s a 30-minute bus ride from Waverley Bridge on the Airlink 100. Buses run every 10 minutes.
Go to: Paris
You could get to Paris in two hours from Newcastle airport. The Louvre, Eiffel Tower and Montmartre await.
From: Newcastle Airport
You can get the Metro to the airport from Central Station. It only takes around 25 minutes.
Go to: Amsterdam
In around an hour, you can visit world-class art museums and explore the parks, canals and bars.
From: Durham Tees Valley Airport
Darlington is the nearest rail station. Take the number 12 bus from Darlington Parkgate to the airport.
Go to: Dublin
Grab a Guinness before exploring Temple Bar’s cobblestone streets and sampling some Irish stew at The Porterhouse.
From: Blackpool International
Get the number 7 or 11 bus from the town centre.
Go to: Palma, Majorca
Between 19 July and 30 August, there’s a Saturday flight from Humberside airport.
From: Humberside International Airport
From Barnetby station, just hop in a taxi.