Portugal: EasyJet to Launch New Routes from Porto
Altogether, there are four new routes from Porto by EasyJet. The four destinations are Manchester, Bristol, London (Luton) and Nantes, France. The UK and France are, moreover, two strategic markets for the region. It is already possible to make reservations, but the operation will only begin in spring 2015.
In a statement, the airline presents its intention exceed one million passengers to and from Porto in 2015. Adding these four new routes, EasyJet has now available in its portfolio nine destinations from Porto.
José Lopes, EasyJet Portugal Commercial Director, said: "We are very pleased to announce today four new routes that increase the offer to passengers of Porto, connecting them to Europe with very affordable rates. EasyJet is a strategic partner of Portugal and the northern region of the country, where we invest regularly. These new routes represent a growth factor for the local economy, aswell as the creation of direct and indirect jobs and more choices for leisure and business travel at affordable prices and with high quality standards."