HOLIDAYMAKERS will be able to fly to a popular Greek island from Glasgow Airport, starting today. and Jet2holidays launched their new route to Kos this afternoon.

Services will take off weekly on Wednesdays to the sunny holiday spot until Wednesday, October 26.

The agencies say demand was high from travellers to this destination.

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Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays said: “We are delighted to see our first flight take off to Kos from Glasgow Airport today.

"It is fantastic to be operating to this popular sunshine destination from Glasgow Airport, as we know that this new route will prove popular with customers and independent travel agents in the region.

"With 30 sun and city destinations on sale this summer from the base, we are pleased to be offering an unrivalled programme for Summer 22 and giving customers and independent travel agents huge choice when it comes to enjoying a holiday with our award-winning airline and tour operator.”