When looking for flights to Minsk, there are 28 airports to choose from in the UK. These include Edinburgh Airport, Belfast International, and London Heathrow. Flights to Minsk from London Heathrow will take just under 5 hours to get to Vienna where a second plane must be boarded for the onward journey. This second flight will take roughly 3 hours. Most flights from the UK will have at least one transfer. Minsk International airport serves 12 airlines, including Aeroflot, Austrian Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines, Turkish Airlines and Belavia, which is the busiest and flies to the most destinations. Once you have landed, the capital city is roughly 40 km away and is easily accessible from the airport by the M2 motorway. Buses and taxi's are available from the airport. the 300 bus leaves every 30 minutes and travels from the airport to Centralny and Moskovskii bus stations.
The capital of Belarus is a beautiful city full of culture. There is plenty to keep any visitor interested. The Alivaria Brewery Museum is very popular and many visitors say it is a must-see. It offers tours by very passionate staff, and you even can taste several beers! If you are stuck for something to do on a rainy day then head to Belarus Cinema. It's close to the train station and offers screenings of the latest releases, as well as refreshments in their cafe. On sunny days venture out to the Central Botanical Garden where you can relax in peace amongst a wide variety of greenery.