Lufthansa’s new service to Frankfurt takes off from Liverpool John Lennon Airport, bringing the return of global connectivity for the city for the first time in over 10 years.
Ryanair, the world’s favourite airline, have announced a new route from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) with twice weekly flights to Oslo Rygge due to start on 5th November 2010.
This will be the airline’s second service to Norway from Liverpool complimenting their popular four times per week Oslo Torp service and means that Ryanair now offer low fare flights to 45 destinations from Liverpool.
Robin Tudor, Head of PR for Peel Airports commented, “Norway is growing in popularity as a destination, particular for Winter leisure breaks. However just as important has been the growing numbers of Norwegians travelling over to visit the North West, with many coming to see their favourite premier league team with the Norwegian interest in English football stronger than ever.”
Ryanair’s new Oslo Rygge route from Liverpool is now on sale with fares starting from £23.99 and the airline celebrated this new route by releasing 500,000 £9 seats for travel across its European network in September and October which are available for booking on www.ryanair.com until midnight tonight (Thurs 8th July).
A new service by PLAY airlines will connect Liverpool with Reykjavík and four eastern US cities.
A £2m investment is now underway to introduce new passenger facilities that will also create a further 200 jobs at the airport.