NEW flights have been added to Newcastle International Airport's holiday destinations which will start early this year.

Flight operators including Ryanair will be launching new city breaks and popular destinations from Newcastle Airport.

New flights will include Riga in Latvia, under Ryanair. This flight will operate year round and run on Monday and Friday.

Ryanair will also be flying to Milan, Italy, from Wednesday, March 30 2022 and continue to fly year round. These will run on Wednesday and Saturday.

TUI will be launching a brand new holiday destination, Hurghada, in Egypt. This destination will be available to fly to year round on Friday.

Frankfurt, Germany, is a new destination with operator Lufthansa. Flights will be year round and run throughout the week.

A new Greek destination, Chania, will run from March to October with Ryanair. Flights start Monday, March 28 2022 on Monday and Friday.