Fly from London Stansted to Geneva for £14 return with Ryanair during February, March, and April. With nearly 300 ski resorts all within 3 hours of Geneva airport, this brilliant cheap flights could be a great way to get on the piste or in with the party crowd this spring. Cheap flight example dates below…
Budget hotels are not easy to find in Switzerland without the help of the Expedia discount hotel search, make sure you check you are getting the very best deal before booking your holiday as it can really save you a lot of money. Both Venere 10JAN15 and eBookers WINTER10EBK are offering an extra 10% off hotel bookings, click the link and enter the codes to activate your exclusive discounts.
You can search for basic Ibis, Mercure mid-tier and luxury hotels directly on the official Accor website to benefit from up to 40% off, the winter sale discounts hotel rooms from now until February 28. If you are a beginner skier or snowboarder you might enjoy the ski resorts of Villars Groyn, Accor has a great budget Ibis hotel in nearby Leysin available for less than £45 a night for two people. Switzerland doesn’t get much cheaper than £23 a night each and you will be at one of the closest ski resorts to the airport with great snow for beginners.
Most ski resorts close for the summer by the end of May and reopen in October. Here are the Ski resorts closing season dates for 2015
Cheap Flight Example Dates
February 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 17, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
March 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26
April 9, 14, 15, 17, 20, 23
February 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
March 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 31
April 19, 21
Ryanair offers daily flights to Switzerland, from London Stansted and other UK airports, these dates are the very cheapest. There is limited availability during February school half term, but cheap flights are still bookable on Budget Air at the time of writing.
Switzerland is not all skis and snowboards, you could do a spot of luxury shopping with Rolex and Patek Philipp Swiss watches on offer, maybe bring back some Swiss chocolate and a cuckoo clock. Or just enjoy the cosmopolitan culture of Geneva. Book Your Hotel Now. You can find cheap flights, including low-cost airlines, business class and full-service carriers on eDreams.
If you like to be organized and avoid being ripped off at the airport you can buy your Foreign Money Commission Free online, in Switzerland you will need the Swiss Franc, which is particularly strong at the moment, to help you budget your trip spending money, we would recommend you change your money before you depart. Cheap trip cover from Flexicover automatically includes over 120 sports, doing 1080 tricks and flips on skis and snowboards can be hazardous. It’s best to go well covered, just in case you wind up on YouTube’s summer ski fail compilation. If you need new luggage Samsonite bags can be purchased online from the official store and Ryanair allow skis to be checked in as sports equipment if you would like to bring your board or skis.