28 April

Flybe announces first phase of winter 2017/18 plus extra flights on popular routes

Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has announced the first phase of its 2017/18 Winter programme from Cardiff Airport, featuring 14 routes offering a choice of up to 68 flights a week and including a choice of ski and winter sun routes. Seats are available for booking now and are on sale for travel between 29th October 2017 and 28th February 2018. One way fares are from £24.99 including taxes and airport charges.

The highlights of the winter schedule include an increase in the number of flights to Jersey due to customer demand following an uplift in visitors from the Channel Islands to Wales.

Key highlights of Flybe’s first phase Winter 2017/18 schedule from Cardiff

* Up to 68 flights a week
* 14 routes including new weekly service to Rome, carried over from the summer and operating for the first time in winter

  • Extra services available to Cork and Jersey, increasing to 3 x a week
    * Flights to Glasgow increase to 6 x a week
  • 2 ski routes available from December to Chambery and Geneva
  • Daily flights to Paris Charles de Gaulle and multiple dailies to Edinburgh and Dublin
  • Twice weekly flights to Faro
  • Flights to Berlin Tegel (Tues/Thurs/Sun) and Milan (Mon/Wed/Fri)
  • One way fares from £24.99 including taxes and airport charges
  • Currently available for booking for travel between October 29th 2017 and 28th February, 2018
  • Full details and bookings at www.flybe.com

Flybe is dedicated to connecting the communities in and around Cardiff to a wide range of destinations with time saving, punctual and affordable travel.

From the main international airports into which it operates, Flybe can offer customers a wide choice of onward travel through its many airline partners, Check out our ‘One Stop to the World’ site which details all of the connectivity options: http://onestop.flybe.com/en-GB/flights.

Vincent Hodder, Flybe’s Chief Revenue Officer commented: “We’re pleased to be able to offer these 15 key routes from Cardiff as part of the first phase of our 2017/18 Winter programme. The diversity of our destinations is ideal for those wanting to book affordable business travel as well as those looking for short weekend leisure breaks over the autumn/February half-terms and Christmas/New Year holidays.”

Spencer Birns, Commercial Director at Cardiff Airport, added: “It’s very positive to see Flybe responding to our customers, who are asking for more choice, frequency and convenience with great prices offered on all of the routes.  Flights are proving to be really popular and this helps to give Flybe the confidence to continue adding more choice from Cardiff.”

Full details of Flybe’s 2017/18 Winter schedule is available at www.flybe.com.

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