New call Rzeszów - Barcelona
"Rzeszów-Jasionka" Company Airport Ltd. and Europe's largest low-cost operator Ryanair, would like to announce launch of new flights from Rzeszow to Barcelona (Girona, GRO). From 27th March, 2011, passengers from Rzeszów and the whole province and neighboring regions of Podkarpacie will be able to benefit from direct flights between Rzeszów and one of the most beautiful cities in the world, which undoubtedly is the capital of Catalonia, with its great historical, artistic, cultural and tourist heritage. Airport Barcelona - Girona is also a perfect starting point for the famous Costa Brava coast, with its wonderful beaches and unforgettable views, so the beaches of sunny Spain on March 27 are literally at your fingertips.
Starting from the summer schedule on March 27th, 2011, the connection to Barcelona will be operated twice weekly, on Thursdays and Sundays. Departing from Barcelona Airport-Girona will take place at 17.40, arrival in Rzeszów is scheduled for 20.30. On the way back the plane will depart at 20.55 and 23.45 will land at the destination airport. The port authority in Girona announces that bus schedule to the center of Barcelona (about an hour drive) was adjusted to Ryanair's flight schedule, so passengers will be able to move immediately in that direction. What is worth emphasizing, is the first regular route from Rzeszow to Spain. - We hope that it will fall to the taste of Podkarpacie passengers - said Catherine Gaborec from Ryanair. - To use the service simply log Ryanair website www.ryanair.com. Already, we offer excellent Ryanair promotions, and the current offer of tickets is available from 6 euros at our website for booking from tomorrow, 24th December 2010 (Friday) to January 3rd, 2011 (Monday) for journeys made in January, February and March - added the representative of the Irish carrier.
Airport "Rzeszów-Jasionka" thus continues its dynamic development. The current year is the year of new records in terms of growth in passenger numbers. Already in October Jasionka crossed 400 thousand of passengers served, beating the previous record last year - 383 thousand passengers throughout the year. At the end of this year. increase in passenger traffic will reach about 20 percent. - Of course it is very rewarding news for both the company and probably for all the passengers of the Podkarpackie. Successful season in regular and charter traffic and a very good aircraft occupancy clearly demonstrate the growing potential of our market. I am convinced that this development will continue - said Stan Nowak, CEO of the airport.
"Rzeszów-Jasionka" Airport last year was the leader among Polish airports in terms of growth in passenger numbers. Achieved a 18.5-percent increase, despite the fact that the year 2009 was a period of crisis in air transport and most of the Polish airports has noted the negative indicators. Rzeszow Airport currently operates the following domestic and international: London (Luton and Stansted), New York (JFK and Newark - from June to September), Frankfurt, Dublin, Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool, East Midlands, and Warsaw and Gdańsk (from June to August). Routes are operated by Ryanair, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa and JetAir.