Stansted Airport – The Gateway To Europe

Stansted Airport has the largest number of European destinations than any other airport in the UK. No wonder then that it’s considered the ‘gateway to Europe’.
Mainly used by low cost airlines such as Ryanair and EasyJet, Stansted is a popular airport for business travellers and tourists alike.
Here’s a look at some of the most popular destinations in Spain, France and Italy that are easily accessible from Stansted Airport.


From the art galleries in the Golden Art Triangle and the Royal Palace to the world famous flea market, Spain’s capital city is a cultural hotspot, famous for its churros and tapas as it is for its fine dining restaurants.


A buzzing, vibrant city on the Mediterranean coast, Barcelona is famous for its art, culture, nightlife and shopping.


For a true taste of Spanish tradition, don’t miss the week-long April Festival in this beautiful old city where you can mix with flamencos on horseback, dancers and guitarists while enjoying tapas and Sangria.

French Riviera

Take a direct flight from Stansted to Nice and soak up the sunshine in the luxurious settings of Cannes and St.Tropez, the popular destinations of royalty, celebrities and international jet setters.


Situated in the Rhone Valley, this beautiful old city is famous for its wines, local delicacies and exquisite cuisine.


Situated on the French-German borders, and home to the European Parliament headquarters, Strasbourg is a cosmopolitan city with a real international feel.


Famous for its unmistakable leaning tower, Pisa is the gateway to Tuscany. Enjoy a trip to Chianti country or soak up the art, history and culture of Florence, which is only a 40 minute drive from Pisa Airport.


This unique city is like no other in the world. Explore the intricate canals and bridges and the splendour of St Mark’s Square that leads out onto the open sea. Whether you prefer to wander through the canal side streets on foot or take a water taxi, a gondola ride is a must.


Home to the Vatican and the spectacular Colosseum, Rome is one of the most historical cities in the world. Immerse yourself in ancient history while enjoying the rich, pasta dishes and delicious Italian wines and coffee from one of the many pavement restaurants throughout the city.

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