2019-04-03

Ryanair: drei Mal pro Woche nach Košice

Jungfernflug am 2. April absolviert.

FIRST RYANAIR’S FLIGHT TO LONDON ARRIVED ON TUESDAY 2nd OF APRIL TO KOŠICE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

 

RYANAIR, THE LARGEST LOW COST CARRIER IN EUROPE, LAUNCHED NEW DIRECT CONNECTION, LONDON SOUTHEND - KOŠICE - LONDON SOUTHEND!

 

Ryanair, low cost carrier with more than 142 million passengers carried in 2018 and each 45 seconds one flight to one of 236 destinations across 37 countries, flies to Košice from its newest base in London Southend Airport.

 

London Southend route will be operated three times a week, departing from Košice on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, with a Boeing 737‐800 aircraft with a capacity of 189 seats. The tickets on the route connecting Slovakia’s second biggest city Kosice with London Southend can be booked on www.ryanair.com with incredible fares starting from just 12,99€ (one way ticket).

 

RYANAIR FLIGHT TICKETS FROM KOŠICE TO LONDON SOUTHEND:

Start

Day

Departure time

Fares from

2.4.

Tuesday

10:55

€ 12,99

4.4.

Thursday

17:45

€ 12,99

6.4.

Saturday

10:35

€ 12,99

 

 

 

 

 

Confirmation of great demand for these flights on both sides of the route - in United Kingdom and in the region of Eastern Slovakia is already visible as we can see a very promisng numbers of bookings already during first month of operation.  Thanks to arrival of new carrier and attractive fares starting from 12,99€ (one way ticket) passengers from catchment area can now choose from wide offer from seven big hubs: Dussedorf, Istanbul, London Luton, London Southend, Prague, Vienna, Warsaw.

 

Michael Tmej, Chief executive officer and chairman of the board of Košice International Airport:

„We are glad to play an important role in the development of Košice city and region and we are well aware of our responsibility in this aspect, being the door to the big, wide world on one side and the first impression for people from abroad visiting our beautiful city and region on the other side.

With Ryanair, we have the seventh scheduled carrier at our airport, an impressive number for an airport of our size. We see the new route to London-Southend as a begin for a growing cooperation and hope for more destinations served from Košice in future. Currently, Ryanair serves a network in 37 countries, especially in Europe, but also in Africa and the Middle East. Mutual passengers are invited to check prices, conditions and also transfer options. For travellers to London, Southend airport offers attractive ground transport to London city centre.“

 

Denis Barabas, Sales & Marketing Deputy Manager CEE and Balkans:

“Ryanair is pleased to officially launch our first ever Kosice route to London Southend, which will operate three times weekly as part of our Summer 2019 schedule. To celebrate we are releasing seats on this route for sale from €12.99 for travel in April and May, which are available for booking until midnight Friday (5 Apr). Since these amazing low fares will be snapped up quickly, customers should log onto www.ryanair.com and avoid missing out.”

 

Rastislav Trnka, President of Košice self-governing region:

„Launching a new airline at Košice International Airport is very significant and important step for our region and as well for development of  business community and tourism. Košice International Airport once again increased accessibility of eastern Slovakia to the world. More and more direct routes help to attract new foreign investors and making travelling even easier for existing ones. I am delighted that the new direct flight Košice – London Southend is opened a month before the World Hockey Championship 2019, as our city is hosting the representation of England as well. I am sure that fans will appreciate a direct connection and fact how fast and cheap they can get to eastern Slovakia.“

 

Jaroslav Polaček, Mayor of Košice:

„We are proud, that Košice will have a direct connection with London – Southend airport. I am pretty sure, that this connection will be used not only by local people visiting or working in UK, but as well by tourists traveling to explore beauties of Eastern Slovakia! I am happy to welcome all tourists in our city and region to get to know our rich history and culture.

I am sure they will fall in love with our city and after returning home they will recommend to visit Košice to their colleagues and friends.“

 

Foto:

Kosice Airport