Flybe’s new winter route between Cardiff and Berlin to start early
Leading regional airline announces new route will start one month earlier than planned due to public demand
25th July 2016
Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has announced that, due to high customer demand, its brand new twice weekly route to Berlin Tegel airport scheduled to start on 2nd November 2016 will now begin a month earlier on 1st October, with a Saturday service only during this initial four week period.
One way fares are from £34.99 (€45) one way including taxes and charges and are available for booking now at www.flybe.com
SCHEDULE FOR NEW FLYBE ROUTE
Cardiff(CWL) to Berlin Tegel (TGL)
Operates Sats only from 1st October, 2016
Operates Weds and Sats from 2nd November
Departs CWL 1020 Arrives TXL 1320 Departs TXL 1355 Arrive CWL 1505
Issued by Flybe press office T: 0845 675 0681 E: [email protected]
Notes to editors – About Flybe
Flybe, Europe's largest regional airline – 218 routes serving 10 countries from 75 departure points, 40 UK/35 European airports* (all routes on sale May’16 – Apr‘17); operates more UK domestic flights than any other airline (UK CAA May’15 – Apr’16); one of only two UK-based carriers in top 20 global airlines punctuality league table by OAG (Jan ’16) and named top UK airline for punctuality in report issued by UK consumer watchdog Which? (Dec 2014); named ‘Best Short-Haul Airline’ at the 2016 Business Travel Awards (Jan ‘16);is the largest scheduled airline by air traffic movements at Belfast City, Birmingham, Cardiff, Exeter, Isle of Man, Jersey, Manchester, Newquay and Southampton airports(UK CAA Apr ’16);operates fleet of76 aircraft – 51 Bombardier Q400, 9 Embraer 195, 11 E175 & 5 ATR 72s; codeshares with BA, Air France, Etihad, Finnair, Aer Lingus, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Virgin Atlantic and Air India; has three franchise partners, Loganair, Stobart Air and Blue Islands making it only UK airline brand with 70% coverage of reporting airports (UK CAA Apr’15); has own globally recognised Training Academy in Exeter with flight deck and cabin crew simulator facilities, 26 classrooms and 150-seat conference facility.
*Flown under the Flybe brand (30 routes/11 airports exclusively served by Flybe’s franchise partner, Loganair: and 3 routes and 3 airports exclusively operated by franchise partner, Stobart Air)