New flights to London City from Tyneside
NEW daily flights between Newcastle and London is launching.
Eastern Airways, a partner of Flybe, will be offering twice daily flights to London City Airport from £80.
Flights are due to go on sale this week for winter until March 29, 2019.
There will be business-focused morning and evening departures at 8:05am and at 5.50pm, returning at 9:45am and 7.30pm on weekdays, and a single evening Sunday service.
Peter Downes, aviation director at London City Airport, said: “As London’s most central airport, London City’s convenience contributes to its vital role in connecting UK regions with the capital.
“We are delighted to add Newcastle to the growing number of domestic destinations in our network.
“As a native Geordie, I know firsthand how this will make journeys between the north east and central London easier and faster than ever, with LCY just 19 minutes from London Bridge.”