11th December 2009
Leading regional airline operating over 200 flights a week in sizzling summer schedule
Flybe, the UK’s number one domestic airline, has announced it will operate five new Summer 2010 routes to Avignon, Bergerac, Dubrovnic, Norwich and Rennes from Exeter International Airport meaning that travellers will have the choice of a total 20 summer routes with 226 flights a week. These new routes are in addition to the brand new through-running route to Hannover via Newcastle announced last week.
In addition, all Flybe’s previously announced summer 2010 routes, together with those of its franchise partner, Loganair, are now available for booking through to October 30th, 2010. The complete 2010 summer schedule is now on sale at www.flybe.com for travel effective 28th March with prices starting from £22.99 one-way including taxes and charges.
The five new Summer 2010 services announced today from Exeter are as follows:
Mike Rutter, Flybe’s Chief Commercial Officer, comments: “We’re delighted to be able to offer our Exeter passengers a choice of over 200 summer flights a week next year. We are committed to ensuring that Flybe offers an extensive range of affordable quality flights to the widest possible range of attractive destinations.”
Exeter Airport’s Commercial Manager Jonny Rayner said: “Flybe really do offer a fantastic choice from their home base here at Exeter. It is great to see the full portfolio of routes continue in 2010 together with the additional link to Germany. This really shows the resilience of the South West market. We predict abundant demand for these destinations and a boost to inbound tourism for the region.”Mr Rutter adds: “With people already planning next year’s holidays and wanting their budgets go as far as possible, it’s advisable to book early and take advantage of the lowest possible fares.”