In 2018 4Aviation will organise a 2-day trip to the biggest military airshow in the world, the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) at Fairford on 13 & 14 July 2018.
The RIAT always organises a huge event, for more detailed information on participating aircraft, please see here. Also refer to the reports of 4Aviation visits to RIAT in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
In 2018 we have 6 options to visit RIAT (click the menu above for details);
- Friday and Saturday
- Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday
- Saturday, Sunday and Monday
- Sunday and Monday
- combined with visiting the Flying Legends show at Duxford
Itinenary (times are estimates)
|Th||12 July 2018||17.45||departure Nijmegen – NS station Dukenburg|
|Th||12 July 2018||18.00||departure Utrecht – De Meern|
|Th||12 July 2018||±18.30||departure Tiel – Motel van der Valk|
|Th||12 July 2018||±18.30||departure Utrecht – CS|
|Th||12 July 2018||±19.45||departure Breda – NS station Prinsenbeek|
|Th||12 July 2018||±21.00||departure Antwerp – Crown Plaza Hotel|
|Th||12 July 2018||±21.45||departure Ghent – exit Gentbrugge|
|Th||12 July 2018||±23.00||departure Veurne|
|Fr||13 July 2018||±06.30||arrival in Fairford|
|Fr||13 July 2018||19.00||departure Fairford to hotel|
|Sa||14 July 2018||±06.30||arrival in Fairford|
|Sa||14 July 2018||19.00||departure Fairford|
|Su||15 July 2018||±03.30||arrival in Veurne|
|Su||15 July 2018||±04.45||arrival in Ghent – exit Gentbrugge|
|Su||15 July 2018||±05.30||arrival in Antwerp – Crown Plaza Hotel|
|Su||15 July 2018||±06.30||arrival in Breda – NS station Prinsenbeek|
|Su||15 July 2018||±07.45||arrival in Utrecht – CS|
|Su||15 July 2018||±08.00||arrival in Utrecht – De Meern|
|Su||15 July 2018||±08.45||arrival in Tiel – Motel van der Valk|
|Su||15 July 2018||±09.30||arrival in Nijmegen – NS station Dukenburg|
The price for this bus trip is € 278,- (repeat customers) or € 298,- (new customers). This price includes:
- Transfer to and from Fairford by de-luxe touringcar (comfort class)
- RIAT entrance on Friday and Saturday for people of 18 and older (For people younger than 18 at the day of the show, the price is € 218,-. Admittance for them is free)
- Hotel accomodation (1 night, middle class hotel, twin share room basis)
- Individuals that have booked an earlier trip with 4Aviation (before booking Fairford) will pay only € 278,- (or € 198,- if under 18)
- You can book yourself a single room for € 57,- extra (limited availability)
In 2018 we have 2 special offers for all trips to Fairford only.
- We have a special price for every ‘father-son duo’* that books. If your kid (who must be under 18) joins you on the trip you will get a € 16,- discount! If you have joined us before you will pay just € 460,- for the two of you, instead of € 476,-. If you have not travelled with us before you will pay just € 500,- for the two of you, instead of € 516,-!
- If you pay online and book 5 seats or more at a time we will give you a 4% discount straight away!
* this also applies to a ‘mother-daughter-duo’, ‘father-daughter-duo’ etc.
Never travel without insurance. You can arrange your insurance via 4Aviation by clicking the image. The travel insurance is only available to citizens of The Netherlands.