Search & Book Flights for Valentine's Day
Valentine's Day, also known as Saint Valentine's Day, is celebrated annually on February 14 - it's a celebration of romance and love in many regions worldwide. It's the perfect day to express love towards your significant other or to confess an unrequited love. Valentine's Day is a very popular commercial celebration, especially in Western Culture, where candy, flowers and gifts are exchanged between loved ones, all in the name of St.Valentine.
Are you looking to surprise that special someone? Or planning a romantic getaway with your significant other? Make your Valentine's Day memorable and book a flight to a romantic destination where you can celebrate the day in a relaxing way! Book your Valentine's Day flights today with Alternative Airlines - it's super easy!
When is Valentine's Day?
Valentine's Day takes place every year on febrero 14. It's an incredibly popular celebration in the US, the UK, Canada and Australia, but is also popular in Argentina, France, Mexico and South Korea. Did you know that Valentine's Day started in the year 496? It's thought to have originated from a Roman festival called Lupercalia which took place in the middle of February celebrating the official start of springtime.
Flights for Valentine's Day
Treat that special someone this Valentine's Day to a vacation abroad! At Alternative Airlines, you can search and book flights for Valentine's Day using our search form at the top of the page - it's really easy to use! Below are some of the most popular destinations for celebrating the most romantic day of the year:
Paris, the capital city of France, is officially known worldwide as the 'city of love'. With an abundance of unique art, mesmerizing architecture and fairytale views, there's plenty of romantic things to do within the city. Express your love by visiting the Eiffel Tower, take a leisurely stroll along the Seine River and visit the wall of love in Square Jehan Rictus Place des Abesses, Montmartre, where you'll find the words 'I Love You' written in 250 different languages.
The best airport to fly to that's closest to the Paris city centre is Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG). It's a 30-40 minute drive away from Paris dependent on traffic, or you can hop on the train on the RER B line which takes around 30 minutes.
✈ Airlines that fly into Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport: Are Lingus, Aeroméxico, Air Arabia, Air Cairo, Air Canada, Air China, Air Corsica, Air France, Air Malta, Brussels Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Cathay Pacific, Croatia Airlines, Delta Air Lines, easyJet, El Al, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Eurowings, EVA Air, Finnair, FlyOne, Fly, Gulf Air, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United Airlines, Vueling, WestJet and more.
The Greek island of Santorini is labelled as one of the most beautiful and romantic destinations on Earth. Consisting of whitewashed cave houses, incredible turquoise views and white sandy beaches, it's the ideal setting for those looking to celebrate love, especially with candle-lit dinners and hand-holding along the beaches. We recommend visiting Kamari beach for romantic walks as well as seeing Akrotiri lighthouse and the ruins of Byzantine Castle if you're looking for a bit of adventure with your loved one.
If you're flying to Santorini from the US, you may need to catch a connecting flight from Munich, Zurich, Doha, Frankfurt or Athens. There are direct routes available if you're flying to Santorini from within Europe. Santorini Airport (JTR) is only a 12-minute drive away from Thera, the capital of Santorini - unfortunately, there is no public transport available between the airport and Thera since the island is very small so we recommend hiring a car or taking a taxi to wherever you need to go.
✈ Airlines that fly into Santorini (Thira) International Airport: Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus, Air France, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Condor, easyJet, Etihad Airways, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia Express, Jet2.com, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines (SAS), TUI Airways, Vueling, Wizz Air and more.
The Maldives is a must if you're planning to get away for Valentine's Day! Located in the central Indian Ocean, it's known as the world's most romantic archipelago. It's perfect for couples looking for a quiet atmosphere with privacy on private sandy beaches. But it's also great for any couple looking to take part in activities such as diving, canoeing, snorkelling and sailing around the lagoons.
Flying to the Maldives is straightforward - you'll likely be flying to Malé, the densely populated capital of the Maldives, before setting off to one of the other islands in the region. If you're flying from the US, you'll need to make a connecting flight in Doha; if you're flying from the UK you'll likely need to stop over at Dubai or Istanbul although some direct flights are operated by British Airways. Once you land at Velana International Airport (MLE) in Malé, it's a 15 minute drive to Malé, or you can catch domestic flights from the airport to the other surrounding islands.
✈ Airlines that fly into Velana International Airport: Air France, Air India, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Flyme, Gulf Air, Iberia, ITA Airways, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Maldivian, Manta Air, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Wizz Air and more.
Have you ever wanted to ride glamorous gondolas along the canals in Venice? Why not take your other half and celebrate Valentine's Day in style? Venice is one of the most popular cities to visit for Valentine's Day, simply because of the opportunity to experience a romantic ride along the canals in a gondola but also because of the charming alleyways populated with unique cafes. You can even visit the Campanile de San Marco Tower where you can enjoy a 360-degree view of the entire city.
To reach Venice, you'll need to fly to Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE). If you're flying from the US, you can fly direct from New York or Atlanta. Once you land at the airport, it's a 20-minute drive to Venice. There is also public transport available with a bus route lasting around 25 minutes.
✈ Airlines that fly into Venice Marco Polo Airport: Aegean Airlines, Air Arabia, Air France, American Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta Air Lines, easyJet, Emirates, Iberia, ITA Airways, Jet2.com, KLM, Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines (SAS), Swiss International Air Lines, Turkish Airlines, United Airlines and more.
Where can I book flights for Valentine's Day?
Right here at Alternative Airlines! Plan that trip away you've always dreamed of doing with that special someone and book your flight today using our easy and quick search form! At Alternative Airlines, we have 40+ payment methods to offer including flexible payment plans such as Klarna and Afterpay, as well as cryptocurrency.
When is Valentine's Day?
Valentine's Day takes place on febrero 14 every year. This means temperatures may be cooler if you're going abroad to celebrate with a loved one. If you'd like a warm/hot destination, we suggest visiting the Maldives or Thailand. If you don't mind cooler temperatures, some of the most romantic destinations are in Europe, such as Venice, Paris and Greece.
Can I buy Valentine's Day flights on finance?
Of course! If you want to book Valentine's Day flights today but would rather pay later, you can do so with Alternative Airlines. We've partnered up with many flexible payment plan providers that allow you to split the cost of your tickets into instalments - these can be paid back either weekly, bi-weekly or monthly depending on the plan you choose at checkout. Some of the popular finance options we offer include Afterpay, Klarna and Affirm - take a look at our Buy Flights on Finance guide to find out more information.