Cheap Flights to Corsica

Corsica is a French island known for its diverse coastline and scenic hiking trails. There are four small airports on the island. Ajaccio Napoléon Bonaparte Airport (AJA) is the main airport on Corsica. It is situated 5 km east of the harbour in Ajaccio. Calvi Airport (CLY) is located 6 km southeast of Calvi, and does not operate at night or in bad weather. Bastia-Poretta Airport (BIA) is one of the main airports and is 17 km outside of Bastia. The fourth airport is Figari-Sud Corse (FSC) which is 3 km from Figari. You can find the cheapest flights to Corsica by using Skyscanner’s flight search feature. All you have to do is enter your travel dates to see the cheapest flights available.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Corsica

Corsica is best between May and September. Summertime is ideal for visiting the beaches and winters are cool but not cold. It is cheaper to visit Corsica in the winter, and it is best to book your flight at least 4 months in advance. If you have flexibility in your travel dates check out Skyscanner’s whole month search tool to find the cheapest time to fly to Corsica. If you already know when you want to fly, sign up for price alerts from Skyscanner to get notifications when the price of your chosen flight rises or falls. Use this tool to monitor fare fluctuations and get the best rate on flights to Corsica.

Airlines That Fly to Corsica

With four small airports, there are a variety of airlines flying to Corsica. Air Corsica, Air France, and Eurowings fly to Corsica year-round. HOP!, British Airways, Ryanair, easyJet, Volotea, and Lufthansa also run seasonal routes. You can find all airlines that fly to Corsica here.

What to Expect When Arriving in Corsica

All four of the airports in Corsica are small and have limited services. You will go through French passport control on arrival in Corsica and must have a passport valid for at least three months past the date of expected departure from the Schengen area. There are taxis available to take you from the airport to town. The best way to get around on the island is to rent a car as there are few other options and the places to visit are spread out across this large island.

Airport Facilities

Calvi Airport has a café and small shop with magazines and snacks. This airport is weather-dependent and will not operate at night. Bastia Airport has two cafés and a few souvenir shops, and an ATM. Ajaccio Airport has cafés, shops with snacks and pharmacy items, and an ATM. Figari sud Corse Airport has a café with indoor and outdoor seating as well as a small shop. There are no currency exchange services at the airports.

Things to Do in Corsica

Visit the birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte in Ajaccio and visit its accompanying museum. The city of Boniface has a citadel and fortifications dating back to the 9th century. Enjoy the sandy beaches at Calvi and catch the summertime jazz festival. Take a trip to the beautiful Gulf of Porto, a nature reserve that has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Book your hotel in Corsica with Skyscanner to get the best rates on hotel rooms.

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