British Airways has launched a flash sale offering a quarter of a million seats on 22 routes from Gatwick airport for £30.

The sale runs from 1100 today until midnight on September 19, for travel dates between October 1, 2017 and July 8, 2018, including Christmas, Easter and half term.

The carrier gives example hand baggage only fares of £30 each way on routes from Gatwick to destinations including Innsbruck, Rome, Salzburg, Vienna, Edinburgh, Nuremburg, Glasgow, Nice, Geneva, Genoa, Turin, Naples, Porto, Barcelona, Verona, Faro, Malaga, Alicante, Seville and Amsterdam.

BA says that the 250,000 seats equate to 1,650 full short-haul aircraft.

Meanwhile BA’s latest World Sale continues until September 20, and the carrier is also currently offering one-way upgrades to First for eligible Club World customers.