Cheap flights to Baku will come in handy to those looking for a leisure filled vacation. Baku is the capital of Azerbaijan and is the lowest lying national capital of the world. It is situated 28 metres below sea level. It accommodates old architectural sites like the Palace of Shirvan Shahs and the Maiden’s Tower. Popular tourist destinations in the city include the One and Thousand Nights Beach, Fountains Square, the Taghiev History Museum and many others. Baku is also home to Nizami Street, a lane full of shopping malls and outlets, which is labelled as one of the most expensive streets in the world. The city’s nightlife is represented by its dynamic clubs, targeting both the young and the old. Get your tickets to Baku from TravelhouseUK and fly via Turkish Airlines or British Airways to enjoy a memorable vacation.
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Which Are The Popular Airlines Flying To Baku?
- Azerbaijan Airlines
- Qatar Airways
- Turkish Airlines
- British Airways
Are There Any Direct Flights To Baku From UK?
Yes, there are direct flights to Baku available from the UK (London Heathrow). The flag carrier of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan Airlines operates four direct flights per week from the United Kingdom to Baku. The airline flies every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday. Azerbaijan Airlines 8 is the flight number. From the rest of the airports in the UK, only connecting flights are operated. Connecting flights are offered by popular airlines such as Qatar Airways, Lufthansa, and Turkish Airlines etc.
What Is The Flight Duration From UK To Baku?
- The minimum flight duration from London Heathrow to Baku is 5 hours and 30 minutes for a direct flight with Azerbaijan Airlines. For a connecting flight from London Heathrow to Baku, the minimum flight duration is 7 hours and 50 minutes. Lufthansa is the operating airline, and the flight includes a layover in Frankfurt.
- From London Gatwick to Baku, the flight duration is 8 hours and 40 minutes with Turkish Airlines. The flight is via Antalya.
- The shortest connecting flight from Manchester to Baku takes 8 hours minimum. This flight is offered by Lufthansa via Frankfurt.
- From Edinburgh to Baku, it takes 10 hours and 5 minutes if you fly with Turkish Airlines. Istanbul is the layover.
- From Birmingham, it takes 8 hours and 20 minutes to reach Baku with Lufthansa, which flies via Frankfurt.
Can I Book Cheap Flights To Baku With Turkish Airlines?
Yes, cheap flights to Baku are available with Turkish Airlines. In fact, it is one the leading airlines that operate flights to Baku, at the same time enjoying a wide coverage of destinations in the UK which to fly from. Flights depart from the London Heathrow Airport, the London Gatwick Airport, the Edinburgh Airport, the Manchester Airport, and last but certainly not the least important, the Birmingham Airport. All Turkish Airlines flights are connecting flights and include a layover in Istanbul (or Antalya, if you are flying from London Gatwick).
Turkish Airlines offers value for money. When compared to other airlines, its fares are already reasonable and yet you can save big on your next flight to Baku by booking with TravelHouseUK. If you stay in touch (either via social media or our newsletter) we will let you know when there is a flash sale or last-minute discount on flights to Baku with Turkish Airlines.
When Can I Find The Cheapest Flights To Baku?
You can Find the cheapest flights to Baku in two cases; first, if there is a flash-sale going on, or if you book in the low-season (from October to February). Most often than not, sales and discount offers are made available much more frequently during the low-season. Top it off by booking your flight well in advance, that is to say at least three to four months before your expected departure. Not sure of what a good price is for a flight to Baku, or tired of comparing airfares online? Give us a call, specify your dates, the number of passengers, and the stopover of your choice. Then sit back and relax. We will beat the price you quote and offer expert guidance on how to plan your trip.
Which Is The Main International Airport In Baku?
The Heydar Aliyev International Airport, serving the capital city of Azerbaijan, is the main receiving airport for flights to Baku from the UK.
From centre city Baku, the airport is just a half an hour drive (about 22 kilometres). The airport features two passenger terminals, of which the Terminal 1 was recently rated by Skytrax as a '5-star' airport terminal, in line with all the global requirements of a standard terminal for international flights. Terminal 2 is used for domestic and budget airlines. The airport's IATA code is GYD.
No shortage of conveniences at the international passenger terminal (Terminal 1) as far as medical care, babysitting, and duty-free shopping is concerned. The Sheraton Baku Airport Hotel is also in the vicinity. You can reach your hotel either by car hire or taking the Metro bus from the station just outside of the airport.
What Are The Major Tourist Attractions In Baku?
- Azerbaijan National Art Museum
- Flame Towers
- Azerbaijan Carpet Museum
- Palace of the Shirvanshahs
- Maiden Tower
- Bibi-Heybat Mosque
- Heydar Aliyev Center
- Yanar Dag Natural Fire
- Baku Boulevard
- Baku Museum of Modern Art