- Flight duration:
- 3 hours from Gatwick
- GMT +2
WHEN TO GO
Things start warming up in Corfu in March. By the time July and August swing round, the mercury is often topping 29°C. If you like it nice and warm but not too hot, consider heading on a holiday to Corfu in June or September when temperatures tend to hover around the 24°C mark.
Average monthly temperature and rainfall for Corfu.
TEMPERATURE (°C)RAINFALL (mm)
Health & Safety
You should take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance to cover you while you’re away. It’s also a good idea to get a European Health Insurance Card – or EHIC – before leaving the Ireland. Though it’s not a substitute for travel insurance, it entitles you to emergency medical treatment on the same terms as Greek nationals. It won’t, however, cover you for medical repatriation, ongoing medical treatment or non-urgent treatment. For the latest health and safety info, visit https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/greece/
Passports and Visas
Irish citizens don’t need a visa to enter Greece but must have a valid passport. For the most up-to-date passport and visa info, visit https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/greece/
For more information visit the Foreign Office website - www.fco.gov.uk/en/