Luxair reveals four new routes for this summer

Luxair reveals four new routes for this summer (3)

Luxair has revealed four new routes for this summer: Bordeaux, Innsbruck, Marseille, and Salzburg.

This follows its recent three-weekly Manchester announcement.

All four services start within the next month and run will until mid-to-late September.  At 747 kilometres, Luxembourg – Bordeaux will be its longest route of these four.  All will be operated by 76-seat Dash-8-400s. 

Luxembourg to… Start date Weekly frequency Aircraft Direct competition (WF)
Bordeaux 20 June 2 Dash-8-400 easyJet (4)
Innsbruck 4 July 1 Dash-8-400 None
Marseille 28 June 2 Dash-8-400 Volotea (2)
Salzburg 4 July 2 Dash-8-400 None
Source: OAG Schedules Analyser and Luxair’s website.

Bordeaux is one of the least affected areas in France from coronavirus 

Speaking to, Jean-Luc Poiroux, VP Business Development, Bordeaux Airport, said:

“I am very pleased to see that Luxair will – for the first time ever – serve Bordeaux.

Bordeaux has many well-known attractions that convinced Luxair to launch this route. The high quality of life; the high standard of touristic sites of our region, some of them prehistorical; the culture of gastronomy developed around our Bordeaux wine; and 200 kilometres of ocean beaches.

In addition, our Bordeaux region has been one of the least touched by the coronavirus crisis in France and in Europe and I note Luxair’s positive reactiveness to create a new operation to a region that offers a great quality-safeness ratio.”

Luxair will complement easyJet’s service to Bordeaux

Luxair’s new twice-weekly Bordeaux service will complement easyJet’s existing four-weekly operation.  Since 2018, around 60,000 passengers – primarily originating in Luxembourg – have now used easyJet’s service.

Luxair reveals four new routes for this summer

Source: OAG Mapper.

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