14/03/2013

Summer flight programme 2013 at EuroAirport

Around 650 scheduled departures each week to around 80 airports, six new destinations, more frequent flights and greater seating capacity

The upcoming EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg summer flight programme (31.03.2013 – 26.10.2013) offers six new destinations: Agadir and Dalaman (1 flight/week respectively) with TUIfly, Calvi and Figari (1 flight/week respectively) with Hop! (Air France), Elba (1 flight/week) with Skywork, and Split (1 flight/week) with Air Méditerranée.

In addition, there will be a number of new features among the scheduled flights. easyJet will be flying for the first time to Antalya and Catania (2 flights/week respectively), while continuing to serve Brussels (6 flights/week), Budapest (4 flights/week), Manchester (4 flights/week) and Santiago de Compostela (2 flights/week). Like last summer easyJet will again be flying to Thessaloniki (4 flights/week). Wizz Air will continue to serve the new Eastern European destinations - Belgrade and Skopje. Brussels Airlines will maintain its service to Brussels, the popular capital of the European Union (11flights/week). KLM is also increasing flight frequency to Amsterdam from two to three daily flights.

This summer there will also be more flights to Berlin (up to 5 flights/day) and to Bordeaux, which will now be served daily.

As for holiday flights, a large selection of around 40 destinations will again be on offer. New destinations are Bastia (Corsica) and Glasgow (Scotland). There will be weekly flights to North Africa - Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia – as well as Southern Europe, to the classic Mediterranean countries like e.g. Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Spain and Turkey.

As during the summer last year, weekly long-haul flights will depart to Montreal with Air Transat.

In summary, a total of 25 airlines will be offering direct scheduled flights to more than 80 destinations this summer from EuroAirport. This corresponds to around 650 flights a week. The programme of holiday flights will include around 40 sunny destinations offered by around 60 tour operators in France, Switzerland and Germany.

The new summer flight programme 2013 is available for downloading at www.euroairport.com.