Low-fare airline Vueling commences its new direct route from Edinburgh to Barcelona on Wednesday. The service will operate thrice weekly until 12 September on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. Departures from Barcelona will depart at 11.30 to arrive in Edinburgh at 1315 and on return will leave the Scottish city at 13.50 to land in Barcelona at 17.25. “We are delighted to include Scotland in Vueling’s route network and forward bookings on the service look extremely promising,” said CEO, Alex Cruz. “Edinburgh is a great addition to our existing UK services, as well as to Vueling’s expanding route network.” The service will complement the airline’s existing UK operations form Heathrow to Bilbao, La Coruna and Seville.