FLYBE STEPS IN WITH NEW SUMMER ROUTE TO DUSSELDORF FROM JERSEY
Leading regional airline will operate weekly flights to key German city for peak summer
9th February 2017
Flybe, Europe's largest regional airline, has today (9th February 2017) announced it will operate a new Saturday service to Dusseldorf from Jersey during peak summer between 29th April and 30th September 2017, maintaining the connection between the two destinations. Tickets are available for booking now with one way fares from £39.99 including taxes and charges.
FLYBE SCHEDULE JERSEY (JER) to DUSSELDORF (DUS)
Effective for travel 29th April – 30th September 2017
Dep DUS 1450 Arr JER 1545 Dep JER 1630 Arr DUS 2025 (operates with short 25 minute stopover via Guernsey)
Flybe’s Chief Revenue Officer, Vincent Hodder comments: “We look forward to many new customers using this new route. Dusseldorf is a convenient gateway to the Rhine-Ruhr economic region offering direct and convenient access to all the many attractions of the Rhine River, a particularly beautiful area of Germany that has a wealth of things to offer leisure travellers. We would also expect this service to continue to boost inbound visitors taking advantage of the convenient flight from our new Dusseldorf base.”
On behalf of Ports of Jersey, Key Account & Marketing Director, Myra Shacklady adds: “We are pleased to see Flybe expand and strengthen its existing Jersey route network by introducing a direct summer service into mainland Europe this year. Not only is Flybe maintaining this long standing and important connection for the benefit of the Island’s inbound tourism sector but it also offers residents another opportunity of a direct travel link to Germany to experience the attractions of the Rhine region.”
In total, 17 routes feature in Flybe’s 2017 Summer schedule from Jersey offering a choice of up to 208 flights a week.