Sixteen new routes for winter are being introduced across the UK by easyJet including its 1,000th connection.

Manchester to Bordeaux is the 1,000th route and is among a series of new services put on sale this morning from the UK.

A total of 24 new routes are available across the budget carrier’s overall network, providing more than 358,200 seats for winter 2018, including over 248,600 to and from the UK.

New routes are:

Belfast to Fuerteventura commences from £26.70
Belfast to Prague from £24.68
Belfast to Salzburg from £24.68
Bristol to Larnaca from £30.74
Bristol to Are Ostersund from £36.70
Bristol to Sofia from £38.72
Glasgow to Venice from £26.70
Liverpool to Toulouse from £22.66
Luton to Gibraltar from £15.72
Luton to Krakow from £30.74
Manchester to Lanzarote from £28.72
Manchester to Barcelona from £36.70
Manchester to Bordeaux from £24.68
Manchester to Faro from £26.70
Manchester to Innsbruck from £24.68
Stansted to Hurgharda from £36.80

UK country director Sophie Dekkers said: “EasyJet has come such a long way since our first ever route from London Luton to Glasgow in 1996 and we are so excited to have reached the 1,000 routes milestone today.

“The launch of these 16 new routes across the UK provides our passengers with even more amazing destinations across Europe for both holidays and business travel.

“We are really looking forward to continuing our sustainable growth and expansion, to provide travellers across Europe with low fares and friendly customer service.”