Exeter Airport is located around 6 miles from the city and handles flights from major destinations in the UK including London, Manchester, Newcastle, Glasgow, Edinburgh, and Dublin. Major European destinations offering flights to and from Exeter include Paris Airport, Amsterdam (Schiphol Airport), Alicante, Malaga, Geneva, and Dusseldorf. The flights are provided by Air France, Etihad and Flybe. Connectivity to the city is maintained through rental cars, shuttle bus, public bus, and cab. Car rental offices are located on the premises, while a cab stand is situated in front of the Arrivals terminal.
Exeter is known for its heritage monuments dating back many centuries. The remains of Roman era settlements may still be found, a the old cathedrals, the most notable being the St. Peter's, are of much interest to visitors. The thousand year old St. Nicholas Priory is another heritage attraction that offers glimpses into old architecture styles, particularly the Tudor style. The Royal Albert Museum educates visitors on natural history, and the theatres and music halls offer plenty of opportunities to explore the city culture. The estuary is ideal for nature enthusiasts to study local flora and fauna, while the High Street offers retail options for shoppers, particularly those looking for brand name clothing.