Winter Getaways

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The low temperatures can be a little imposing when planning a winter getaway, but there are many benefits to taking a trip at this time of year. Imagine snow-covered rooftops, quiet streets all to yourself to explore and no queues for world-famous museums and galleries. Some might argue winter is the best time to travel. But where to go?

At GoEuro we've gathered the best places to escape to this winter with our selection of beautiful destinations from some of the main cities in the UK - London, Birmingham and Glasgow. All you need to do is get yourself a woolly hat, pick up your passport and be on your way.

From London
From Birmingham
From Glasgow

Winter getaways from London

Home to six airports, two of which are the largest in the country, flying from London offers an array of divine destinations all over Europe. Whether it's a tan you're chasing, or snow-capped mountains, there's certainly a flight on offer. Check out three of our top recommendations for a winter getaway from London.


If you're looking for a city break with plenty of personality then head to Berlin. There may only be a handful of daylight hours during the winter months, but Berlin ensures that although the nights are be long they're packed with eccentricity. Whether it's a range of world famous clubs or quirky bars, Berlin caters to any night owls needs. There are direct flights to Berlin each day from Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, City and Luton provided by Ryanair, easyJet, British Airways and Eurowings.

Searching for some sunshine? Catch some winter sun in Nice. Although the temperatures remain mild throughout the winter months, the seaside city is one of the sunniest spots in Europe. Planning a winter getaway from London to Nice is super easy too, as there all London airports apart from London City Airport provide daily flights to Nice. Airlines which provide flights include Ryanair, easyJet and British Airways.

Notably one of the most beautiful cities in the UK, Edinburgh has a lot to offer to those looking for a winter getaway closer to home. In particular, the old town is one of the city's biggest calling-cards; long cobbled streets, overshadowed by grey georgian houses filled with cafés and shops. Climb up to the top of Castle Rock to get the best view of the city. All this and more lies just over 4 hours away by train from London with Virgin East Coast.


Winter getaways from Birmingham

Birmingham being in the middle of everything makes it easier to get to pretty much anywhere, but not just in the UK. Birmingham airport offers flights to 150 destinations, so there's plenty of options to choose from. From winter sun destinations to staycations, we've listed our top three recommendations below.



Winter getaways from Glasgow

Glasgow's two airports, Glasgow International and Glasgow Prestwick Airport, allows for a plethora of options for winter getaways from Glasgow. Escape the low temperatures to a sunny part of the world, or simply plan a super staycation. Whatever you prefer, we've listed our top three winter getaways destinations below:


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