Articles Tagged ‘BCN’

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches 70 new routes across Europe this week. More to follow next week.

Air France expands Marseille base and adds services from Bordeaux to Barcelona

Air France expands Marseille base and adds services from Bordeaux to Barcelona

Air France launched services from Marseille to Barcelona, Hamburg, Marrakech and Venice, and started flying from Bordeaux to Barcelona.

Vueling begins major expansion from Barcelona

Vueling begins major expansion from Barcelona

Vueling launches new routes from Barcelona, Bilbao, Nantes and Paris Orly


Helitt enters Badajoz with three new destinations; adds Barcelona to its Malaga network

Helitt enters Badajoz with three new destinations; adds Barcelona to its Malaga network

Helitt Líneas Aéreas enters Badajoz with services to Barcelona, Madrid and Malaga, and expands its Malaga network with flights to Barcelona.

Ryanair launches new base at Budapest Airport

Ryanair launches new base at Budapest Airport

Ryanair launches new routes from Budapest Airport as the low-cost airline establishes a base at the airport after Malev’s recent demise.

Spanair collapse good for the routes of Vueling, Air Europa and Iberia, bad for Star Alliance

Spanair collapse good for the routes of Vueling, Air Europa and Iberia, bad for Star Alliance

Spanair’s much publicised bankruptcy has left Star Alliance without a Spanish carrier, but which member now has the biggest Spanish presence? Which airlines competed on Spanair’s top routes? And which route announcements had Spanair’s main competitor already made that targeted the weak airline?


Vueling, Europe's 4th biggest LCC, reveals major expansion in Barcelona; network to grow from 47 to 70 destinations

Vueling, Europe’s 4th biggest LCC, reveals major expansion in Barcelona; network to grow from 47 to 70 destinations

How big is Vueling compared with Europe’s other major LCCs? What market share does it already have in Barcelona and what makes it different from the other LCCs serving the airport? Which destinations are new this summer and what competition will Vueling face? And at which airports is it cutting capacity this summer?

Ryanair competes with easyJet to Barcelona from London Stansted

Ryanair competes with easyJet to Barcelona from London Stansted

Ryanair now flies from London Stansted Airport to Barcelona, competing with easyJet.

Vueling plans major network expansion at Barcelona for summer 2012; 13 new destinations announced, six in France

Vueling plans major network expansion at Barcelona for summer 2012; 13 new destinations announced, six in France

With Ryanair now the third biggest airline in Barcelona, local carrier Vueling has announced a raft of new routes to help it defend its position as the leading airline at the airport. New routes for next summer include less familiar low-cost destinations such as Groningen and Strasbourg, as well as the airline’s first service to […]


Ryanair launches 12 new routes from 19 airports in 11 countries

Ryanair launches 12 new routes from 19 airports in 11 countries

Ryanair’s new route launches are spread out over two weeks but this week’s 12 new routes are good news in particular for Italian airports.

Monarch and Ryanair enter London - Barcelona market; both airlines target current easyJet route monopolies

Monarch and Ryanair enter London – Barcelona market; both airlines target current easyJet route monopolies

The UK – Barcelona market saw amazing growth between 1991 and 2007 but has since seen demand drop by almost 30% in just two years. Which carriers are still serving the market and which have cut routes in the last two years? And what’s happened to the Spanish carriers on the route?

Monarch launches new route to Barcelona from London Gatwick

Monarch launches new route to Barcelona from London Gatwick

Monarch Airlines now flies from London Gatwick Airport to Barcelona in Spain in competition with easyJet.