Air services

New air and return services announced for airports on the island of Ireland

A number of new and returning air services have been announced for airports on the island of Ireland.

Liege Airport

Cork Airport has announced that it has officially launched its 2022 summer schedule, which includes over 40 scheduled routes, served by 8 airlines.

The summer schedule is currently operational and will run until October 29, 2022.

This summer Ryanair will operate its biggest-ever summer schedule at Cork Airport, with 25 routes on offer, including seven new routes, which are daily services to Manchester and Edinburgh, a thrice-weekly service to Birmingham and twice weekly services to Venice. , Pisa, Alghero (Sardinia) and Valencia. Ryanair has also restored connectivity to London, with daily services to London Stansted and London Gatwick, and a five times weekly service to London Luton.

Aer Lingus has launched a five times weekly service to Malaga, three times a week to Lanzarote, Faro and Palma, and a twice weekly service to Dubrovnik, Croatia, and has also restored connectivity to Amsterdam and London Heathrow, with service four times a week. daily service to the latter.

Cork Airport also said it welcomed the return of its European airline partners, Air France, Lufthansa and SWISS International Airlines, who will join existing European airline partners KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and Vueling.

Vueling currently operates a three times weekly service to Paris (Orly), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines currently operates a twice daily service to Amsterdam, Air France currently operates a six times weekly service to Paris (Charles de Gaulle), Lufthansa will resume a thrice-weekly service to Frankfurt on 13 May 13, and SWISS International Airlines currently operates a twice-weekly service to Zurich.

Dublin Airport

According to a statement on DublinAirport.com, Air Canada has announced that it will resume non-stop seasonal services between Dublin and Vancouver four times a week from June 3 to September 30, 2022 and from Dublin to Montreal three times a week from June 2. June to October 1, 2022.

In a statement published on Corporate.Ryanair.com, Ryanair announced a new winter 2022 bi-weekly service between Dublin and Genoa.

According to a separate statement on DublinAirport.com, PLAY has launched a new four times weekly service between Dublin and Reykjavik.

In a separate statement on DublinAirport.com, Dublin Airport welcomed American Airlines’ expansion of its routes to Dublin, with direct daily flights to Charlotte, Dallas, Chicago and Philadelphia operating this summer, joining the service. American Airlines’ existing daily newspaper throughout the year. of Philadelphia.

Additionally, in a separate statement published on DublinAirport.com, Dublin Airport welcomed the launch of a new Dublin Express bus service between the airport and the city centre, which will run every half hour and serve Dublin Airport, Docklands, Custom House Quay, Eden Quay, Pearse Street Station, Trinity College, Merrion Square and Charlotte Way.

Belfast International Airport

According to a statement on BelfastAirport.com, Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have added more flights and holidays from Belfast International Airport to Gran Canaria for summer 2022.

EasyJet has announced the launch of a new summer service from Belfast International to Mahon on the Balearic island of Menorca, which now operates up to twice a week on Tuesdays and Saturdays until October 29, 2022.

Belfast City Airport

According to a statement published on BelfastCityAirport.com, easyJet has announced that it will operate a new daily service between Belfast City Airport and Liverpool from July 1.

Shannon Airport

According to a statement on ShannonGroup.ie, a new twice-weekly Ryanair service from Shannon Airport to Barcelona-Girona has launched and will operate on Tuesdays and Saturdays until the end of October this year.

Ryanair announces additional flights to Paris for Champions League final

Additionally, in a separate statement to Corporate.Ryanair.com, Ryanair announced the addition of over 3,000 additional seats from Dublin and Liverpool to accommodate people traveling to Paris for the Champions League final. 2022 on May 28, with two additional flights operating from Dublin to Paris Beauvais on May 27 and 28, four and three additional flights operating from Liverpool to Paris Beauvais on May 27 and 28, respectively, and two additional flights operating from Paris Beauvais to Dublin on May 29, and five additional flights operating from Paris Beauvais to Liverpool on May 29.

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