EasyJet has today expanded its Scottish network with the announcement of a new route from Glasgow to Venice due to commence 30th October 2018....

EasyJet has today expanded its Scottish network with the announcement of a new route from Glasgow to Venice due to commence 30th October 2018.

The new year round service is Glasgow’s first direct connection to Venice.

Flights will operate twice weekly on Tuesday and Saturday with fares starting from £26.70 one way per person.

Ali Gayward, easyJet’s Head of Scotland, said: “As Scotland’s largest airline we are pleased to further strengthen our network with the announcement of this new route to Venice.

“Given this is not a route already served from Glasgow we believe that this will prove a very popular addition for our passengers.

Paul White, Glasgow Airport’s Business Development Manager, said: “easyJet’s decision to introduce a year-round service to Venice is fantastic news for Glasgow Airport. Venice is considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world attracting millions of visitors every year. It is important for Glasgow to have regular, direct links with European markets and as a major city-break destination, Venice will undoubtedly prove a huge draw for passengers.”