British Airways is set to launch seasonal
flights between London City Airport and the Croatian city of
The airline, which recently came second after Philippine
Airlines for the world's 'Most Improved' airline in 2019, will
operate the thrice weekly flights from 21 June up to September
British Airways also operates flights to Split
from Heathrow Airport and has increased frequency there from five
to seven flights a week this year.
Luke Hayhoe, British Airways’ general manager
commercial and customer at London City Airport, said, “Croatia is
a new destination for us and one which our customers have told us
they want from London City. It is one of the fastest growing
holiday destinations and we are delighted to offer new direct
flights for the summer.”
Return hand baggage only fares from London City
to Split from £201.
Peter Downes, Aviation Director at London City
Airport, said, “The new seasonal service to Split in Croatia epitomises how our home carrier, British Airways, is broadening
our offer of leisure routes from London City Airport. It’s the
latest in a stellar selection of holiday getaway options that our
passengers will love, as we prepare for our busiest summer yet. Using the city’s most central airport, sun-seeking Londoners can
reach the idyllic Dalmatian coast conveniently and quickly, to
discover its culture, food, stunning breaches, or as the gateway
to Croatia’s islands.”
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London City Airport.