Posted on: 06 April 2010 by Mark Howells
Vueling is to launch flights to Scotland on 24 June with a three-times weekly direct service between Edinburgh and Barcelona.
The new route will complement the airline’s existing UK operations from London Heathrow to Bilbao, La Coruna and Seville.
From 24 June to 12 September, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday departures will leave Barcelona at 11:30, arriving into Edinburgh Airport at 13:15 and depart Edinburgh at 13:50, arriving in Barcelona at 17:25.
“We are delighted to add Scotland to Vueling’s route network,” said CEO Alex Cruz. “Barcelona and Edinburgh have strong links and we are confident our flights will be appreciated by business people and leisure travellers alike.”
Also new from Vueling this summer, the airline is incorporating Germany into its route network. Three times weekly services between Valencia and Munich will operate from 24 June until the end of the summer season on 30 October
Three new routes between Amsterdam and Spain are being introduced by Vueling for the summer. Thrice-weekly flights (Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays) are already operating between both La Coruna and Bilbao and the Dutch capital city Four times weekly flights (Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays) between Ibiza and Amsterdam will begin on 24 June. The introduction of the new Amsterdam services complements Vueling’s existing services to the city from Barcelona, Valencia Malaga and Seville, taking the total number of Vueling connections between Amsterdam and Spain to seven.