Gatwick to Valencia route announced

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British Airways has announced it will start direct flights from Gatwick Airport to Valencia, Spain’s third biggest city.

The route to the ‘cultural gem’ will start on November 6, with four flights per week in the winter and six in the summer.

Lynne Embleton, the airline’s managing director at Gatwick said: “Valencia is one of Spain’s cultural gems offering a huge range of sights and activities for holiday-makers throughout the year.”

A spokesman added: “Famous for its numerous festivals, fine historic buildings, striking futuristic architecture and great museums, Valencia has a thriving nightlife with brilliant beaches making it one of Spain’s must-see destinations.”

Return flights will start from £85.

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