Northern Ireland

EasyJet to fly from Belfast to Birmingham in October

Easyjet starts a new route from Belfast to Manchester
Image caption easyJet is operating a new route from Belfast to Birmingham

The low-cost airline, EasyJet, is starting a new service from Belfast to Birmingham.

Direct flights will begin on 22 October from Belfast International Airport.

Initially the service will be daily and will increase on 29 October to twice daily on weekdays only.

The new route will increase EasyJet destinations from Belfast International to 23. Tickets go on sale on Monday.

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