Articles Tagged ‘Vueling’

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 […]

Vueling ventures into Germany; new Berlin route from Madrid one of three new routes starting this winter

Vueling ventures into Germany; new Berlin route from Madrid one of three new routes starting this winter

Spanish LCC adds two new routes from Madrid (Amsterdam and Berlin) and connects Paris Orly with Zurich. Reveals 13 new routes from Barcelona for next summer.

How European LCC network are fundamentally different from LCCs elsewhere in the world

How European LCC network are fundamentally different from LCCs elsewhere in the world

When it comes to the low-cost carrier ‘rulebook’ it seems that there are basically two versions when it comes to network planning models. One for Europe and one for the rest of the world. We explain all in our unique analysis of the world’s leading low-cost airlines.


Vueling launches new route from Toulouse to Lille

Vueling launches new route from Toulouse to Lille

Vueling now flies the domestic French route from Toulouse to Lille.

French airports report healthy growth in 2011 led by Paris Beauvais (+31.3%); easyJet stimulates Lyon - Nice by 70%

French airports report healthy growth in 2011 led by Paris Beauvais (+31.3%); easyJet stimulates Lyon – Nice by 70%

So what’s been happening at French airports in 2011? Which have been growing fastest, and which two have seen passenger numbers fall? How have the top 15 regional domestic routes fared so far in 2011? Which three have seen changes of more than 30%?

Vueling launches a new route between Barcelona and Genoa

Vueling launches a new route between Barcelona and Genoa

Vueling now serves Genoa on the Italian Riviera from Barcelona, making the port city its eighth Italian destination.


Vueling launches four new routes; two new Greek island destinations

Vueling launches four new routes; two new Greek island destinations

Vueling now serves Heraklion and Mykonos from Barcelona, while Rome Fiumicino gets ninth Vueling route.

easyJet, Lufthansa Italia and Vueling all compete on Milan Malpensa to Barcelona route; how do fares compare?

easyJet, Lufthansa Italia and Vueling all compete on Milan Malpensa to Barcelona route; how do fares compare?

What happens when two LCCs go head-to-head with a legacy carrier operating a foreign base? How much more can passengers on LCCs pay if they have the ‘wrong’ sort of payment card, fancy a ‘good’ seat, and want to take some hold luggage? How does an upcoming national holiday in Italy impact fares in early […]

New airline routes launched (3-9 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (3-9 May 2011)

Out of this week’s 63 routes, Ryanair stands for 20. But which US low-cost carrier entered a route where it faces five competing airlines that already operate over 30 flights a day? And which European national carrier began serving Turkey? Don’t forget the downloadable spreadsheet in left-hand column on the website, detailing all of this […]


Vueling launches routes to Palma de Mallorca; continues Toulouse expansion

Vueling launches routes to Palma de Mallorca; continues Toulouse expansion

The Spanish low-cost airline Vueling now flies to Mallorca from Amsterdam Schiphol and Paris Orly, competing with airberlin, Transavia.com and Air Europa.

New airline routes launched (26 April – 2 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (26 April – 2 May 2011)

51 new routes were launched across the world in the last week, with Russian, German and Canadian airports represented the most. But which airport had 500 people celebrate the arrival of its first international passenger service? And in which country did three airlines launch domestic, regional services?

Vueling opens eight routes with single Toulouse-based A320

Vueling opens eight routes with single Toulouse-based A320

Despite air transport liberalisation in the EU, it seems that only LCCs have embraced the idea of setting up ‘foreign’ bases. The latest example is Spain’s Vueling, which last week set up a base in Toulouse, France. Which routes has it selected and on which one will it face most competition? What hours will the […]