airberlin launches service from Berlin-Tegel to Linz

01.06.11 14:10
Five times a week to Upper Austria
airberlin today launched its new service from Berlin-Tegel to Linz. Five times weekly the 75-minute nonstop flight takes travellers from Berlin and the region to Upper Austria, an important business location with a lively cultural scene. The return flight leaves after a brief refuelling stop. airberlin now connects the German capital nonstop with five destinations in Austria: Linz, Graz, Klagenfurt, Salzburg and Vienna.

The flights leave Berlin-Tegel on Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays at 8.55am. On Saturday, the flights leave at 8.15am, on Sunday at 5.10pm.

Prices for tickets to Linz start at €44.99 for a single. The flights can be booked online at airberlin.com, in the airline’s Service Center on +49 (0) 1805 737 800 (calls cost €0.14/min for landline calls and max. €0.42/min for mobile calls) and through travel agents. These prices include taxes, fees and topbonus miles.

airberlin is Germany’s second-largest airline. The company has 8,900 employees. In 2010 alone, airberlin received more than 10 awards for excellent service and quality. The fleet comprises 170 aircraft with an average age of five years, making it one of the youngest fleets in Europe. The airline’s modern jets are highly fuel-efficient and make a sustainable contribution to reducing emissions in the airline industry. As one of Europe’s key airlines, airberlin flies to 163 destinations in 39 countries. In 2010 the airline handled 33.6 million passengers. airberlin has signed a declaration of membership with the global airline alliance oneworld®, and full membership is scheduled for the beginning of 2012. Since November 2010 the airline has had a code-sharing agreement with American Airlines and Finnair.

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