TAP Portugal resumes flights from Berlin to Lisbon05.06.2012
Maiden flight launched today, despite delayed opening of Berlin Brandenburg Airport
With the opening of the new route, the Portuguese airline is now flying to five destinations in Germany: Berlin, Frankfurt, Munich, Hamburg and Düsseldorf.
The new connection not only enables German customers to get to Portugal much quicker, but also offers numerous connections via the Lisbon hub to long-haul flights from TAP Portugal to Brazil, the USA and Africa.
As already widely known, the opening of the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) has been delayed by several months. However, all flights scheduled from TAP Portugal to and from Lisbon will go ahead as planned via the existing airport Berlin-Schönefeld (SXF).
Arrival and departure times will be as announced:
Tuesday: Departure 2.50 p.m. – Arrival 5.30 p.m.
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday: Departure 3.35 p.m. – Arrival 6.15 p.m.
Tuesday: Departure 9.45 p.m. – Arrival 2.05 p.m.
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday: Departure 10.30 p.m. – Arrival 2.50 p.m.
Passengers of TAP Portugal can call the airline's service centre on +49 1803 000-341 (€0.09/min. landline. Mobile: max. €0.42/min.) daily between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. with any questions they may have regarding flight reservations.
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About TAP Portugal
In 2009, 2010 and 2011, TAP Portugal was awarded and recognised with the World Travel Award for the world's best route network to South America, and also in 2011 for the world's best route network to South Africa. As the world's first airline to implement a Carbon Offset Programme, in cooperation with the IATA, TAP Portugal was awarded the "Planet Earth Award 2010” in the category "Most Innovative sustainable Product" by UNESCO and the International Union of Geological Sciences.