Flybe News

Flybe signs codeshare partnership with Singapore Airlines

Flybe signs codeshare partnership with Singapore Airlines

1st Dec 2016 Airline News

Flybe has announced that Star Alliance member Singapore Airlines has become its 11th codeshare partner. This means that starting this winter, regional customers using Flybe’s multi-frequency services from five UK airports including Aberdeen, Manchester and Southampton.

Flybe reveals first European crew base in Dusseldorf, Germany

Flybe reveals first European crew base in Dusseldorf, Germany

24th Nov 2016 Airline News

Flybe has announced plans to open its first European crew base in February 2017 having secured an agreement with Dusseldorf Airport. Germany is becoming an increasingly important market for Flybe, which now offers six routes to Dusseldorf. These are from Birmingham, Cardiff, Doncaster Sheffield, Manchester and Southampton with the latest route from London City having started last month.

Flybe and Avios launch new partnership

Flybe and Avios launch new partnership

26th Oct 2016 Airline News

Flybe and Avios have announced that it is now possible for customers to get more value - by part paying for their flights using their accrued points. As part of the airline’s extended Avios Travel Rewards programme, flights can be booked and partially paid directly through the Flybe website.

Flybe launches new route from London City to Düsseldorf

Flybe launches new route from London City to Düsseldorf

15th Sep 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Flybe has announced that it will operate up to three conveniently timed flights a day between London City and Düsseldorf from October 30th. This new route joins those existing Flybe services to Amsterdam and Paris Charles de Gaulle as the airline’s third year-round service to continental Europe from London City airport.

Flybe launches Luxembourg departure from Manchester

Flybe launches Luxembourg departure from Manchester

4th Sep 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Flybe has celebrated a UK milestone with its brand new year round service between Manchester and Luxembourg that, until today, was a destination only previously accessible to and from main London airports. Flights from Manchester have been conveniently timed to make day returns a real possibility, leaving Manchester in the morning before returning late evening to the north of England.

Flybe adds new routes from Manchester

Flybe adds new routes from Manchester

6th Aug 2016 Airline News Tourism News

European regional airline Flybe is starting its new year-round daily service to Lyon from Manchester Airport. The airline has also confirmed it will be adding Chambery as a new destination to its Manchester 2016-17 Winter schedule. Customers from Manchester will have a direct link to the historic city of Lyon that is renowned as a World Heritage Site and thriving cultural centre.

Flybe goes intra-European with new Hannover flights

Flybe goes intra-European with new Hannover flights

4th Aug 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Flybe has welcomed the launch of its first ever intra-European flights with two new routes taking to the skies from Hannover namely daily services to both Lyons and Milan. Flybe chief revenue officer Vincent Hodder commented: “This is a proud milestone for Flybe. Flybe’s debut into this new marketplace marks the beginning of our ambition to provide mainland Europeans with the same high level of regional connectivity and choice of high frequency time-saving travel as we currently provides throughout the UK.”

Singapore Airlines signs UK partnership with Flybe

Singapore Airlines signs UK partnership with Flybe

28th Jul 2016 Airline News

Singapore Airlines is vastly increasing its accessibility to UK consumers with the announcement of a new partnership with top UK regional airline, Flybe. The exciting collaboration means that over 100 Singapore Airlines destinations across south-east Asia and Australasia are now more accessible than ever for UK consumers.

Flybe seeks to overcome turbulence in European aviation

Flybe seeks to overcome turbulence in European aviation

27th Jul 2016 Airline News

Regional airline Flybe has seen unit revenues fall during the first quarter of financial 2016/17, with the UK’s decision to leave the European Union hitting figures. The carrier saw a 3.9 per cent decrease in passenger yield, to £68.39, during the quarter, while revenue per seat fell 9.1 per cent £47.95. Saad Hammad, chief executive at Flybe, said: “Flybe continues to make progress despite significant external challenges.”

Flybe launches summer holidays route to Rennes, France

Flybe launches summer holidays route to Rennes, France

22nd Jul 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Flybe has started its new peak summer route to Rennes from London City with a service to north-western France that flies six times a week. Flights operate through to September 4th. London travellers can be in Brittany’s capital city in just an hour and twenty five minutes, in comparison to a lengthy six and a half hour journey if taking the Eurostar from London St Pancras.