PUBLISHED: 10:53, Sat, Mar 14, 2020 | UPDATED: 11:26, Sat, Mar 14, 2020
Jet2 has announced all flights to Spain have been cancelled due to growing coronavirus fears. This includes flights heading to mainland Spain and the Balearic and Canary Islands. The airline has announced the cancellation as a precaution amid health and safety concerns.
The budget airline flies from airports across the UK.
The cancellation has been announced with immediate effect as coronavirus fears continue to grow.
All flights traveling to Spain from the UK have been halted starting from now.
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Jet2 flights cancelled: Coronavirus fears causes flights to be cancelled (Image: GETTY)
Jet2 flights cancelled: Flights have been cancelled effective immediately (Image: GETTY)
This includes flights to mainline Spain, the Balearic and Canary Islands, including Ibiza, Majorca and Gran Canaria.
Flights heading to Lanzarote, Tenerife, Fuerteventura and Minorca are also affected.
The airline confirmed the flight cancellations following the closure of bars, restaurants and shops across Spain.
A Jet2 spokesperson said: “In response to local measures introduced throughout Spain to prevent the spread of COVID-19, including the closure of bars, restaurants, shops, and activities including any water sports, we have taken the decision to cancel all flights to Mainland Spain, the Balearic Islands and the Canary Islands with immediate effect.