A NEW route to Corfu from Liverpool John Lennon Airport will be launched next Summer, Ryanair revealed.

As part of Ryanair's Summer 2019 schedule, the new flight will run twice a week from June.

To celebrate the announcement, the airline company has launched a seat sale for travel from October to January.

Ryanair’s Robin Kiely said: “Ryanair is pleased to announce a new Liverpool route to Corfu commencing in June, which will operate twice weekly as part of our Summer 2019 schedule.

"Customers in the North West region can now book flights to the Greek sunshine as far out as October 2019, with our full schedule launching soon.

"To celebrate, we are releasing seats across our network from Liverpool from just £9.99 for travel up to January 2019.

"This offer is available for booking until midnight Saturday, October 13.

"Since these amazing low fares will be snapped up quickly, customers should log onto the Ryanair.com and book a bargain break today.”

Along with the new route, Ryanair are set to release its full Liverpool Summer 2019 schedule soon.

Liverpool John Lennon Airport’s director of Aviation Development, Paul Winfield said: “Liverpool Airport is delighted to welcome this latest new route with Ryanair.

"This new route will allow passengers from across the North West to travel to Corfu from Liverpool, the Faster, Easier, Friendlier Airport in the North West.”

For more information visit https://www.ryanair.com/gb/en/plan-trip/explore/getaways