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British Airways to connect London with Guernsey and Edinburgh

British Airways has announced a new route connecting London with Guernsey with Edinburgh.

Starting 25th June 2021, British Airways CityFlyer will start flying between London City Airport and Guernsey. The flight will then continue to Edinburgh. The route will run through 27th September 2021.

The flight schedule of London City Airport-Guernsey-Edinburgh-Guernsey-London City Airport is:

  • London-Guernsey
  • Departure time: 08:30
  • Arrival time: 09:35
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 15 minutes
  • Flight number: BA3281
  • Frequency: Mondays and Fridays
  • Guernsey-Edinburgh
  • Departure time: 10:15
  • Arrival time: 11:50
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 35 minutes
  • Flight number: BA2342
  • Frequency: Mondays and Fridays
  • Edinburgh-Guernsey
  • Departure time: 12:40
  • Arrival time: 14:15
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 35 minutes
  • Flight number: BA2343
  • Frequency: Mondays and Fridays
  • Guernsey-London
  • Departure time: 14:55
  • Arrival time: 16:00
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 5 minutes
  • Flight number: BA3282
  • Frequency: Mondays and Fridays

BA CityFlyer Embraer E190 aircraft will be deployed on this route. British Airways’ CityFlyer’s E190s are able to seat up to 98 passengers, with the aircraft able to accommodate one or two travel classes. As the aircraft has a 2-2 layout, there are no middle seats. Everybody gets an aisle or window seat.

British Airways states that ‘Guernsey is the ideal UK holiday destination this summer with beaches and historic sights to explore’. Britain’s flag carrier will be the only airline to offer nonstop flights between Guernsey and Edinburgh this summer.

Tom Stoddart, Managing Director, BA CityFlyer, said:

We’re confident our new route from London City Airport to Guernsey will be popular this summer with customers looking for a UK getaway. And, it’s an honour to be launching the only direct service between Guernsey and Edinburgh this summer.

Flights from London City Airport to Guernsey start from £90 return or £70 + 2,900 Avios and Guernsey to Edinburgh starts from £78 return* or £58 + 2,900 Avios.

BA CityFlyer recently announced two new routes from London City Airport, to Jersey and Gibraltar. British Airways recently announced 4 new Summer destinations.

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