Air Malta promises more flights to London this winter

If you love going Christmas shopping on Oxford Street, there’s good news!

Air Malta has promised to operate more flights than ever to London this winter.

The airline said eight services would fly between Malta and Heathrow or Gatwick every day as part of its new winter schedule.

Air Malta said it hoped to increase the number of passengers it carries by 10 per cent during the winter months.

Lyon, Prague and Cairo have also been added to the winter schedule with three flights a week from Lyon and twice weekly services from Prague.

The airline will operate a record 25 routes this winter  but destinations such as Manchester and Scotland have missed out again.

Instead, Air Malta will fly to the following airports:

Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, Cairo, Catania, Casablanca, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Lisbon, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Lyon, Kiev, Milan, Moscow, Munich, Palermo, Paris Charles De Gaulle, Paris Orly, Prague, Rome, Tel Aviv, Tunis, Vienna and Zurich.