British Airways, Ryanair and Lufthansa have cancelled hundreds of flights


British Airways, Ryanair and Lufthansa have cancelled hundreds of flights to Europe and Asia over the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

The BA cancellations consist of flights between London Heathrow and Italy, France, Austria, Belgium, Germany, Ireland, Switzerland and New York’s JKF.

Meanwhile, the British carrier also cancelled flights between Gatwick and Italy, France and Albania and London City connections to Italy and Germany.

Ryanair is cancelling up to 25% of flights on some routes, with Italy the hardest hit.

Lufthansa has cancelled almost all its flights between Italy.