Ryanair, the largest low-cost carrier in Europe continues the expansion on the Romanian market, launching a new route: Bucharest-Bristol, a press release informs.
Thus, the flights will be available as of this November, with a frequency of one flight per week.
Ryanair reaches 12 routes operated from Henri Coanda (Otopeni) International Airport and 104 weekly flights. With this new route, the operator estimates an annual traffic of 1.55 million passengers.
Prices for a single flight start from EUR 25.
At group level, the Irish operator carried 9.9 million customers in April with 90 percent of its 57,000 flights arriving on-time.
In February 2016, the low-cost carrier announced that it decided to open a new base at Bucharest Airport (No 81), as of October 30, with 3 aircrafts, following an investment of USD 300 million.
Irish operator operates more than 1,800 daily flights from 81 bases, connecting 200 destinations in 31 countries on a fleet of over 300 Boeing 737 aircraft. Ryanair has orders for a further 380 new Boeing 737 aircraft, which will enable Ryanair to lower fares and grow traffic from 105m this year to 180m p.a. in FY24. Ryanair has a team of more than 10,000 highly skilled aviation professionals delivering Europe’s No.1 on-time performance, and has an industry leading 30-year safety record.