Two Based Aircraft, $200m Investment, 14 New Routes
Ryanair, Europe’s no. 1 airline today (10th Nov) celebrated the opening of its new Billund base – operating 14 new routes – and the launch of its Summer ‘22 schedule. With two based aircraft, representing an investment of $200m, this new base at Billund represents Ryanair’s commitment to Denmark and further demonstrates its ability to rebuild the Danish tourism industry, playing a key role in the recovery of jobs and the local economy.
Ryanair’s new Billund base will deliver:
- Two based aircraft (a $200m investment)
- 60 direct jobs
- 36 total routes (14 new routes)
- Connections to popular European destinations such as Lisbon, Krakow, Ibiza, Madrid, Porto & Seville
- Up to 100 departing flights per week.
With 36 routes to choose from at Billund, passengers can now book a well-deserved getaway, flying at the lowest fares to exciting destinations. To celebrate the opening of its new Billund base and its Summer 2022 schedule announcement, Ryanair has launched a seat sale with fares available from just €19.99, which must be booked by Friday 12th November, only on the Ryanair.com website.
Ryanair’s Director of Marketing, Digital and Comms, Dara Brady, said:
“We are delighted to celebrate the opening of our base in Billund and announce our S22 schedule, which will deliver increased connectivity with two based aircraft. This development will create 60 direct jobs and offer our Danish customers a host of European destinations to choose from this summer, with 14 new routes connecting Denmark to the likes of Brussels, Barcelona, Pisa, Dublin, and Edinburgh.
Efficient operations and competitive airport charges provides the foundation from which Ryanair can deliver long-term traffic growth and increased connectivity. We have worked closely with Billund airport to secure this growth and improve the services for those that live, work, or wish to visit the region. At a time when other airlines are reducing their workforce, we’re delighted to be making further investments in both our people and in airports throughout Europe.
To celebrate, we are launching a seat sale with fares available from €19.99 for travel until the end of Oct 22, which must be booked by Friday 12th November. Since these amazing low fares will be snapped up quickly, customers should log onto www.ryanair.com to avoid missing out.”
Jan Hessellund, CEO Billund Airport, said:
“For several years Ryanair has given the Western Danes a large number of popular destinations, and they continue to do so. Today Ryanair have announced another six new routes for the summer 2022 season, and we are certain that the new destinations will be very popular. Ryanair yet again provides West Denmark with even more international accessibility for business, holiday makers, inbound tourists and people travelling to visit friends and family.”
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