Summer Getaways

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Looking for the perfect summer getaway?

Planning summer time getaways can be daunting with all the possibilities; pristine beaches, explorable cities, and party destinations. It's no question that summer is the best time of year to see a lot of places. But where to go?

At GoEuro we've gathered the best places to get away this summer with our selection of beautiful destinations that are right on our doorstep, as well as top European city breaks. All you need to do is pack your summer outfits, pick up your passport and be on your way.

From London
From Birmingham
From Glasgow

Summer 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 getaway from London.


If you're looking for a city break with plenty of personality then head to Berlin. Summer is the best time to experience the true culture of the city, the nights are long and packed with eccentricity. Whether it's a range of world famous clubs or quirky bars, Berlin caters to any night owls needs, as well as being full of beautiful parks to wander through during the daytime. 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 as much as you need in Nice where the seaside city is one of the sunniest spots in Europe. Its classy and relaxed atmosphere is perfect for anyone thats looking for a little pampering and wants to escape the day-to-day. Planning a summer break 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 getaway closer to home this summer. 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.


Summer Getaways from Birmingham

Birmingham being in the middle of everything makes it easy 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 perfect summer destinations to staycations, we've listed our top three recommendations below.



Summer Getaways from Glasgow

Glasgow's two airports, Glasgow International and Glasgow Prestwick Airport, allows for a plethora of options for summer time trips. Escape the day-to-day to a sunny part of the world, or simply plan a super staycation. Whatever you prefer, we've listed our top three summer getaway destinations below:


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