London City Airport is preparing for the return of flights to Milan Linate, as the city-centre hub seizes on pent-up consumer demand to revitalise its short-haul connections.
Brits and Europeans can return to the slopes with two new routes from London City Airport. British Airways is now fly up to four times per week direct to Chambéry in the French Alps.
With the introduction of new routes and the return of top-selling destinations, the airport is expecting more than three quarters of 2019 routes to be operating this year.
British Airways will launch four new routes in time for the summer season. Operating from London City Airport, customers can now book to fly to Barcelona, Luxembourg, Milan and Thessaloniki.
Connections from London City to the capital of the Czech Republic are set to resume on Sunday with BA CityFlyer. The news comes as passenger numbers continue to recover.
The brand-new facility, located less than a minute from the airport terminal, will be able to administer over 200 tests per hour and will be available to meet increased demand from passengers.
London City Airport has welcomed the restoration of connections to Zürich, with Swiss to resume flying twice weekly to Switzerland’s largest city from today.
As Britain gears up for a summer like no other, London City Airport has produced a new travel portal to help passengers make informed travel plans.
London City Airport welcomed the return of flights to Zürich earlier. Five flights a week, operated by home-based BA CityFlyer, will go between London’s most central airport and Switzerland’s largest city.
London City Airport has announced plans to cut more than a third of its workforce as the Covid-19 pandemic batters the aviation sector. The airport has officially opened consultation with up to 239 staff.