TAP is launching flights from London City Airport to Lisbon, in addition to its services already available from Heathrow and Gatwick. Available now for customers to book, the flights will operate from October 29th, with two daily flights from Monday to Friday and one daily flight on weekends.
TAP Portugal is offering its customers more freedom of choice when purchasing tickets for the intercontinental flights with new branded fares aimed at providing a more tailored and convenient experience.
As of July 17th, TAP will operate four weekly flights from Lisbon to Lomé, in Togo, increasing the Airline’s destinations in Africa to 16 in 11 different countries. Lomé is an addition to the already announced new destinations which include Toronto, Stuttgart, Gran Canaria, Alicante, Bucharest, Budapest, Cologne and Abidjan.
TAP Portugal will launch six new destinations for summer 2017. As of June and July 2017, TAP will fly via its hub in Lisbon to the new countries of: Canada (Toronto), Hungary (Budapest) and Romania (Bucharest), as well as new destinations in Spain (Las Palmas and Alicante) and Germany (Stuttgart). Additionally, TAP will reinforce frequencies from Manchester and London Gatwick to Lisbon.
Breaking Travel News talks to Ricardo Dinis, general sales manager, TAP Portugal, at World Travel Market 2016. Dinis talks Breaking Travel News through the airline’s new fare structure, potential new stopovers in Lisbon and Porto, and the importance of recent victories at World Travel Awards.
TAP Portugal announced the launch of ONE WAY fares for all Intercontinental destinations, thus becoming one of the first European airlines to offer customers a simple, more flexible and transparent fare structure. These new fares are valid to travel on or after November 15th, 2016.
TAP Portugal has revealed the success of its recently launched Stopover Programme. The Stopover gives customers the possibility of visiting two destinations, with a stay in Portugal (Lisbon or Porto) during the same trip, as well as offering a host of exclusive additions to make their experience truly memorable. Launched last July, the product has proven highly popular and has been used by over 20,000 customers.
TAP has been awarded the titles of Europe’s Leading Airline to Africa and Europe’s Leading Airline to South America at the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2016. This marks the third consecutive year TAP has received the two leading airline awards.
TAP has launched a new fare structure designed to better serve its customers and provide a greater degree of flexibility, ensuring travellers pay only for the services they need. Offered on all journeys to and from Europe and North Africa, TAP has launched six new products - four in Economy Class (Discount, Basic, Classic and Plus) and two in Executive Class (Executive and Top Executive).