Virgin Atlantic has announced details of a new codeshare agreement with Flybe.

From April 2, customers will be able to book tickets through Virgin Atlantic to travel from Cornwall Airport Newquay to such destinations as Orlando, Las Vegas and the Caribbean, via London Gatwick or Manchester.

The deal will also allow travellers departing Newquay Airport with Flybe and flying onward with Virgin to check themselves and luggage through to their final destination.

Erik Varwijk, EVP of commercial at Virgin Atlantic, commented: “Our partnership with Flybe offers us a fantastic opportunity to reach customers looking to travel long haul from key cities throughout the UK and Europe.”