With Portugal being the major ‘European beach destination’ on the United Kingdom Green List, starting 17 May, airlines have continued to increase flights to the Algarve in particular over the coming weeks.
EasyJet has increased their flights from Luton to Faro from two flights to week, to over two flights a day. Ryanair over May half term has up to six (6) flights a day from Stansted to Faro, espically over the bank holiday weekend. British Airways has also added services from Heathrow, as well as regional services from Manchester and Newcastle to Faro for the first time.
Major tour operator TUI has released a draft update for next summer, with some new services from Luton – increasing the number of flights they have to the Greek islands:
On Mondays from 2 May:
London Luton 0710 – Skiathos 1225
Skiathos 1325 – London Luton 1455
On Tuesdays from 3 May:
London Luton 1420 – Kos 2005
Kos 2105 – London Luton 2315