Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, started operating its 2017-18 Winter schedule on Sunday (29th October 2017) from nine airports in France, featuring 26 routes with a total choice of up to 421 flights a week to the UK.
FLYBE’S 2017-18 WINTER SCHEDULE TAKES OFF FROM FRANCE
26 routes with a total choice of up to 421 flights a week to the UK
Flybe offers a choice of up to 421 flights a week across 26 routes
Operating from nine airports throughout France
Increased frequency from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Southampton
First winter for peak time seasonal flights to Southampton from Bordeaux
Café Flybe refreshed with new products
Flights between Paris Charles de Gaulle and Southampton have increased in frequency from daily to up to twice daily, adding greater flexibility for those looking to make a trip to the South of England. New for winter this year are flights from Bordeaux to Southampton between Dec 18th and Jan 1st for those who want to travel over the busy Christmas period.
Flights operate through to 24th March 2018 with one way fares available for booking at www.flybe.com from €38 including taxes and charges.
Flybe offers an extensive network and, via its key UK hub airports, this means that customers have a large choice of onward seamless connections. The airline’s Winter schedule also sees a refresh of Café Flybe, with brand new food and drink products available to passengers on board.
Evelyne Faure, Flybe’s Country Manager, France says: “We are delighted to have started our 2017-18 winter schedule with increased connections to Southampton and also for the first time this winter, the opportunity for customers to travel there from Bordeaux over Christmas and New Year. We have planned our schedule to provide reliable and affordable business travel as well as conveniently timed flights for leisure breaks.”
Full details of Flybe’s 2017-18 winter schedule are available at www.flybe.com.
Flybe is Europe’s largest regional airline and flies more UK domestic flights than any other airline – 53% of all UK flights within mainland Britain. Flybe currently operates 208 routes serving 13 countries from 78 departure points in the UK and Europe* and is the largest scheduled airline by air traffic movements at Aberdeen, Belfast City, Birmingham, Cardiff, Doncaster Sheffield, Exeter, Isle of Man, Jersey, Newquay and Southampton airports**. Flybe operates a fleet of 82 aircraft – 57 Bombardier Q400, 9 Embraer E195, 11 E175 & 5 ATR 72s and was rated the best UK airline for punctuality and sixth in the world in the global airlines punctuality league table by OAG in Jan 2017.
*Flown under the Flybe brand including all routes on sale Oct 2017 – Jun 2018
**Source: UK CAA July 2017