British Airways announces new daily service from London Heathrow to Florence

British Airways has announced a new daily flight from London Heathrow to Florence, Italy, for Summer 2023.

Starting on April 16, 2023, 07:50, the new flight will operate daily from London Heathrow’s Terminal 5 on an A320Neo aircraft. Return flights are on sale from London Heathrow to Florence now, starting from £114, and can be booked at www.ba.com.

Florence will be one of 11 Italian cities served by British Airways from London Heathrow in Summer 2023, including Rome, Milan, Venice and Naples. The London Heathrow to Florence flight joins a host of new routes starting in the Summer 2023 season, such as London Gatwick to Aruba and Guyana, and London Heathrow to Cincinnati, Ohio.

Neil Chernoff, Director of Networks and Alliances at British Airways, said: ‘We know our customers love visiting Tuscany, which is why we already operate flights from London City to Florence. We’ve added this new route from London Heathrow to the Tuscan capital to offer them even more choice to explore this incredible Italian region.

‘Not only is this good news for UK travellers, but also for those connecting in London to and from US destinations. The flights’ timings have been optimised for connectivity to popular routes, including New York, Boston and Chicago.’

British Airways Holidays is also offering two nights with breakfast at the 4-star Palazzo Lorenzo Hotel Boutique from £279pp, travelling on selected dates in May 2023. The fare includes economy (Euro Traveller) return flights from London Heathrow Airport and 23kg luggage allowance. Bookings can be made before January 31, 2023 at www.ba.com/florence