The North

Best time to go and how to get there

The North: When to Go

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Getting There

NB, please do not rely solely on this information for your travel planning.


From the UK: carriers include easyJet, clickair, Iberia, Ryanair and Air Europa.

Within Europe: try Spanair, Air Berlin, Vueling, Ryanair and easyJet.

By ferry from the UK: There is a P&O ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao. From Bilbao the Picos are a 2.5-hour drive west.

Getting Around

If you want to hire a car to get about see our car rental recommendations.