An airline and holiday company has announced an expansion of its flight programme to Italy from a Scottish airport. and Jet2holidays has added flights and holidays for Summer 2024 and Summer 2025 to Sardinia, Sicily and Verona in response to demand for ‘La Dolce Vita’ from holidaymakers across the UK.

The UK’s largest tour operator and third largest airline has added capacity from across eight UK airports - including Edinburgh Airport.

The companies have put more flights and holidays on sale from Edinburgh to Verona in October 2024, April 2025 and October 2025 and from Edinburgh to Sicily in April 2025.

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Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays said: “Our Italian programme is enjoying strong demand, which comes as no surprise when you consider the stunning beach holiday and city break options that it offers customers and independent travel agents.

"Sicily, Sardinia and Verona are a trio of Italian delights, and today’s announcement represents a significant expansion of all three destinations. Based on the demand we are seeing, we expect these flights and holidays to sell very quickly, as customers look to escape to these magical destinations.”