Latest Airline Route News

JetBlue expands transatlantic service with launch of Boston to London Gatwick route

JetBlue expands transatlantic service with launch of Boston to London Gatwick route

JetBlue has launched services from Boston’s Logan International Airport to London’s Gatwick Airport. The daily nonstop service is part of the airline’s focus city strategy and its long-term transatlantic growth plans. London was the largest nonstop market not currently served by JetBlue from Boston.

SAUDIA launches route from Riyadh to Zürich

SAUDIA launches route from Riyadh to Zürich

SAUDIA has commenced services on a new route from Riyadh to Zürich. The route launch was celebrated with a traditional water salute, ribbon-cutting, cake-cutting, and souvenirs and Swiss chocolates for passengers.

London Stansted welcomes return of Emirates service to Dubai

London Stansted welcomes return of Emirates service to Dubai

London Stanted Airport has welcomed the return of Emirates’ long-haul service between London Stansted and Dubai. The route was paused in March 2020 due to the pandemic. Flights are now operating daily using a 777-300ER.


flynas launches first direct route between Riyadh and Podgorica

flynas launches first direct route between Riyadh and Podgorica

flynas has launched its first direct flights between Riyadh and Podgorica, the capital of Montenegro. The route is operated weekly, every Thursday, from King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh to Podgorica International Airport.

Iberojet launches services from Porto to Punta Cana

Iberojet launches services from Porto to Punta Cana

Iberojet has launched a weekly route from Porto to Punta Cana operated with the A330-900. The route launch was attended by the Ambassador of the Dominican Republic in Portugal, in addition to representatives of the airline and local entities. Porto Airport celebrated with a spectacular cake.

aha! inaugurates nonstop flights from Reno-Tahoe to Santa Rosa

aha! inaugurates nonstop flights from Reno-Tahoe to Santa Rosa

aha!, powered by ExpressJet Airlines, has launched a nonstop service from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Charles M. Schultz-Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa. The route will be operated twice-weekly on Thursdays and Sundays.


Southampton Airport welcomes Flybe services to Avignon and Toulon

Southampton Airport welcomes Flybe services to Avignon and Toulon

Flybe has launched two summer routes to France from Southampton Airport. The services to Avignon and Toulon are operated with a 78-seater Q400. It comes as Flybe also introduces daily flights to Belfast City.

flynas launches route from Riyadh to Bodrum

flynas launches route from Riyadh to Bodrum

flynas has launched a twice-weekly route from Riyadh to Bodrum. It is the first direct service connecting the two destinations. The route is operated with the A320neo.

BA CityFlyer launches route from London City Airport to San Sebastian

BA CityFlyer launches route from London City Airport to San Sebastian

BA CityFlyer has launched a twice-weekly service, operating on Fridays and Mondays, from London City Airport to San Sebastian. It is the UK’s only direct route to San Sebastian and is scheduled to operate until 2 September 2022 on Embraer E190s.


Ryanair to reopen Belfast International base from summer 2023

Ryanair to reopen Belfast International base from summer 2023

Ryanair has announced it will reopen its Belfast International Airport base from summer 2023. It will start with 12 routes, operating over 115 weekly flights, including Alicante, Faro, Barcelona-Girona and Malaga. Ryanair will also launch domestic services to East Midlands, Edinburgh, London Stansted and Manchester.

Air New Zealand resumes service to Sunshine Coast from Auckland

Air New Zealand resumes service to Sunshine Coast from Auckland

Air New Zealand has recommenced direct flights between Auckland and Sunshine Coast, with a welcome event including gifts and entertainment for arriving passengers. The route will be operated twice-weekly on Mondays and Saturdays until 15 October.

Budapest Airport resurrects links to Beijing

Budapest Airport resurrects links to Beijing

Budapest Airport continues its route network enhancement welcoming the return of its latest airline partner, Air China. The Chinese flag carrier will once again operate a weekly direct connection between Hungary’s capital city and Beijing, using 237-seat A330-200s on the 7,326-kilometre sector.