Ryanair launches six new routes from Southend Airport

Ryanair will launch six new routes from Southend Airport this summer.

The new routes mean that the airline will now have a total of 16 services from the airport.

The new routes, launched in April 2020, will serve:

  • Bergerac;
  • Bucharest;
  • Girona;
  • Marseille;
  • Venezia Treviso; and
  • Vilnius, in Lithuania.

Ryanair's Alejandra Ruiz said: “Since starting our business in London Southend in April, we have shipped more than 650,000 customers, and based on this success to date, we are excited to expand our services at Southend with six new routes for summer 2020.

"Our London Southend Summer 2020 schedule has 1[ads1]6 routes in total, which will deliver 850,000 customers per year and support 635 jobs at London Southend Airport next year."

She added: "London Southend customers and visitors can now book tickets with Europe's greenest / cleanest airline on 16 routes as far as October 2020.

"To celebrate, we are releasing seats for sale from just £ 9.99 for travel through the end of January 2020, which are available to book until midnight on Wednesday, November 2nd."

Go to www.ryanair.com.

Glyn Jones, CEO of Stobart Aviation, which operates Southend Airport, said: "We are delighted that Ryanair, Europe's greenest airline, has decided to expand its successful relationship with London Southend with the launch of six new routes for summer 2020, which is going to be our biggest summer yet.

"We provide a fast and easy experience for passengers, with direct train and bus connections to central London, a quick check-in and security experience and a variety of shops and restaurants to enjoy.

"London Southend is increasingly the best way to fly from the capital, and thanks to our good relationship with Ryanair, even more will have that opportunity next year."

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