Eurowings launches new London-Salzburg connection ahead of ski season

Eurowings launches new London-Salzburg connection ahead of ski season

German low-cost carrier, Eurowings, has expanded its network from the UK with a new flight from Heathrow to Salzburg, the first of which took off earlier.

The new flights will operate twice weekly on Wednesday and Saturdays, arriving from Salzburg at 13:50 and departing London at 14:35.

All services are planned with an A319 aircraft configured to 180 seats.

Simon Eastburn, airline business development director at Heathrow, said: “As ski season approaches, we’re delighted to welcome this new flight to Salzburg with Eurowings, an exciting winter destination for passengers looking for a winter holiday.”

Eurowings is headquartered in Cologne and serves a network of domestic and European destinations as well as some long-haul routes.

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The fastest growing airline in Europe already operates flights to Cologne, Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Stuttgart and Berlin from Heathrow.

Ivan Orec, network development and airport relations manager for Eurowings, said: “We are pleased to announce our new Heathrow service to Salzburg, Austria.

“The new link to Salzburg will operate twice a week in addition to our five routes from Heathrow.

“We will continue to grow our network and to bring more passengers to Heathrow airport.”