23 JANUARY 2017

YOUR WORDS


Readers are invited to add their comments to any story. Click on the article to see and add.

BTN DISTRIBUTION

BTN also goes out by email every Sunday night at midnight (UK time). To view this edition click here.

Index

Email this Page
Bookmark

The Business Travel News
PO Box 758
Edgware HA8 4QF
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 8952 8383
info@btnews.co.uk
© 2019 Business Travel News Ltd.

Article from BTNews 23 JANUARY 2017

Flybe staying with Cardiff

Citing “positive support” from business passengers, Flybe last week said it was continuing its service between Cardiff to London City Airport as part of its extensive summer 2017 schedule that starts on 26 March.

The service was introduced on 12 September last to provide an alternative way to get to London during the closure of the Severn Tunnel for repairs. With the tunnel reopening, Great Western Railway put on extra train services to London, leading to speculation over the future of the air link.

Flybe chief revenue officer Vincent Hodder said last week: “With up to two flights a day, operating seven days a week, and an average flight time of 1hr, passengers are increasingly taking advantage of this fast, convenient option to the heart of London.

“It is good news for the route that is receiving such positive support from the business community. We look forward to seeing demand continuing to grow, to allow it to become established on our Cardiff schedule.”

Cardiff Airport boss Debra Barber added: “This important service has seen many Welsh business professionals making the journey to London for the day – it’s proving to be a real time saver and an exciting prospect for companies who want to do business in Wales.”

www.flybe.com

https://www.cardiff-airport.com

Index/Home page
 

OUR READERS' FINEST WORDS (All times and dates are GMT)

All comments are filtered to exclude any excesses but the Editor does not have to agree with what is being said. 100 words maximum


No one has commented yet, why don't you start the ball rolling?


Add your comment

First Name
Surname
Email Address
Company (Not obligatory)
Country/City
Comment
- You must be a registered subscriber using the email address entered to submit a comment, or you will be sent a confirmation email before your comment will appear.
- Your comment will be checked before appearing, which may take several working hours.


www.btnews.co.uk