Coronavirus: British Airways, easyJet & Ryanair cancel Italy flights – country on lockdown

Coronavirus: British Airways, easyJet & Ryanair cancel Italy flights – country on lockdown

easyJet, British Airways and Ryanair are among airlines cancelling flights to Italy. This is what you need to know.

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easyJet is cancelling “a number of flights” to northern Italy, namely Milan Malpensa, Milan Linate, Venice and Verona airports.

An airline spokeswoman told Express.co.uk: “Following a decree issued by the Italian authorities implementing further restrictions for anyone living in Lombardy and 14 other central and northern provinces in Italy, easyJet in common with a number of other airlines is reviewing its flying programme to Milan Malpensa, Milan Linate, Venice and Verona airports for the period from now until 3 April 2020.  

“In the short-term we will be cancelling a number of flights to and from these destinations on Monday 9 March.

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Published at Mon, 09 Mar 2020 10:15:00 +0000