easyJet, has announced it will launch a new route from Liverpool to Antalya in Turkey which will become the 33rd destination on easyJet’s Liverpool network.
easyJet, one of the UK’s leading airlines recently celebrated its first flight to Tenerife.
The largest of the Canary Islands, Tenerife is a firm favourite for those looking for a short haul winter break and the new route provides an additional winter sun destination for passengers from the north west region.
Departing twice a week from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) he airline is expected to carry 8,500 passengers throughout the winter on its Airbus A320 aircraft operating on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
This inaugural flight is the 33rd route easyJet now operates from Liverpool, a base it has been serving since 1997.
Ali Gayward, UK commercial manager, easyJet, said, “We are delighted to be adding Tenerife to easyJet’s range of destinations from Liverpool John Lennon Airport. It is really exciting to see our first flight depart and highlights our commitment to providing affordable routes to winter-sun destinations from the airport.”
Austria's low cost airline Lauda, commenced new direct flights from Liverpool to Vienna.
easyJet has announced that they will add another new route to their operations from Liverpool, by operating twice weekly flights to Tenerife commencing on October 30 for the Winter 2019- 2020 season.
Passenger numbers at Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) rose by two percent in May compared to 2018, with almost 480,000 passengers passing through the Airport – 10,000 more than in the previous year.
2018 was another successful year for Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) and the cause for a double celebration with the Airport’s latest passenger figures showing a milestone in passenger throughput, at the same time as having the UK’s best scheduled flight punctuality record.
Wizz Air, one of the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe has announced another new route from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA), with flights to commence in summer 2019 to the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Varna.
Growth in passenger numbers continued at Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) during August as passenger numbers rose by over three percent compared to August 2017.
easyJet launched its first flights from Liverpool, the UK to Palermo in Sicily, Pula in Croatia and Dalaman in Turkey while the inaugural flight to Toulouse, France departs in October.
Wizz Air, an airline group including Wizz Air UK, launched three new routes from Liverpool John Lennon Airport to the Romanian cities of Bucharest, Cluj and Iasi, commencing at the end of October.