easyJet is launching its winter flight schedule featuring 14 new routes from Berlin

30.10.18 16:20

Today, Europe’s leading airline, easyJet, is celebrating the launch of its winter flight schedule in Berlin and will start operating a total of 14 new routes in the coming weeks. Passengers can look forward to new winter sun destinations such as Lanzarote, Aqaba (both from Berlin Schönefeld) and Hurghada (from Berlin Tegel), as well as attractive city destinations for those traveling for leisure or business purposes such as Warsaw (from Berlin Tegel) and Stockholm (from Berlin Schönefeld). With the 2018/2019 winter schedule, easyJet will carry a total of around 5.6 million passengers to and from Berlin and grow by 58 percent year-on-year.

An overview of the new routes from Berlin:

  • Berlin Schönefeld – Aqaba up to 1x a week (Sat), winter flight,
    from 3 November 2018, from € 47.99*

  • Berlin Schönefeld – Lanzarote up to 2x a week (Thurs, Sun), winter flight,
    from 28 October 2018, from € 55.99*

  • Berlin Schönefeld – Las Palmas up to 1x a week (Tues), winter flight,
    from 30 October 2018, from € 53.99*

  • Berlin Schönefeld – Ljubljana up to 3x a week (Mon, Wed, Fri), all year round,
    from 29 October 2018, from € 23.99*

  • Berlin Schönefeld – Paris-Charles de Gaulle up to several times a day, all year round,
    from 28 October, from € 31.99*

  • Berlin Schönefeld – Stockholm-Arlanda up to 6x a week (Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sun), winter flight,
    from 28 October 2018, from € 31.99*

  • Berlin Schönefeld – Turin up to 3x a week (Tues, Thurs, Sun), all year round,
    from 28 October 2018, from € 34.99*

  • Berlin Tegel – Agadir: up to 2x a week (Wed, Sat), all year round,
    from 31 October 2018, from € 33.99*

  • Berlin Tegel – Athens up to 1x a day, all year round,
    from 28 October, from € 35.99*

  • Berlin Tegel – Basel up to several times a day, all year round,
    from 28 October, from € 35.99*

  • Berlin Tegel – Hurghada up to 1x a week (Sat), winter flight,
    from 3 November 2018, from € 54.99*

  • Berlin Tegel – Innsbruck up to 4x a week (Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun), all year round,
    from 10 December 2018, from € 37.99*

  • Berlin Tegel – Pisa up to 2x a week (Mon, Fri), all year round,
    from 28 October, from € 28.99*

  • Berlin Tegel – Warsaw up to 1x a day, all year round,
    from 28 October 2018, from € 30.99*

With over 16 million seats available per year, easyJet is the largest airline in Berlin. In addition to the 12 aircraft already stationed at Schönefeld, easyJet has expanded its operations at Berlin Tegel Airport by adding 25 aircraft to its fleet at the Berlin location. Aircraft were also rented in the meantime during the transition phase under so-called wet lease agreements, but now flight operations will be carried out as scheduled with the launch of the winter flight schedule using the company’s own easyJet aircraft.

A considerable number of new jobs have also been created as a result of the airline’s growing commitment: nearly 700 new easyJet employees have already been hired at the base at Berlin Tegel. During the recruitment process easyJet was able to welcome more than 400 former airberlin employees (more than 180 pilots and 220 on-board staff) to the team.

In the coming weeks, further positions will be filled at Berlin Tegel and Berlin Schönefeld. For those interested in applying, there will be an open day for flight attendants in Berlin on 31 October and on 1 November and further dates are being scheduled. Prospective applicants can find further information, as well as details about registering, on the following webpage: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/easyjet-cabin-crew-open-assessment-day-berlin-octobernovember-tickets-50899749521

Thomas Haagensen, Group Markets Director at easyJet says:
“As the largest airline in Berlin, we are pleased to offer our passengers at Berlin Tegel and Berlin Schönefeld airports even more choice with the current launch of 14 new connections, and to record a growth of 58 percent compared to last year. Two of these connections, Aqaba (from Berlin Schönefeld) and Warsaw (from Berlin Tegel), are new destinations in easyJet’s route network and underline the continuous expansion of our services in Germany and Europe, so that our customers can benefit from an even wider range of flights and even lower prices.

easyJet has been a reliable partner for people and the Berlin and Brandenburg region for a long time and with the opening of our base at the beginning of the year, we were able to lay the foundation for further easyJet investments. The expansion of our operations at Berlin Tegel Airport went according to plan and we are already looking forward to welcoming almost 700 new easyJet employees to our team. However, the recruitment process and training activities are not finished yet and we expect to hire more employees in the coming weeks.”

Patrick Muller, Head of Operations at Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH:
“easyJet shows great commitment to Berlin and the routes we offer here are now more diverse thanks to their new connections. As the largest airline in the German capital, easyJet makes a significant contribution to the growth in passenger numbers at Berlin’s airports. This is very encouraging and is proof of our exceptionally good cooperation.”

*Prices per person incl. taxes, administration and credit card fees. One-way based on two passengers travelling with the same booking.

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Europe’s leading airline easyJet offers a unique and winning combination of the best route network connecting Europe’s primary airports with great value fares and friendly service.

easyJet flies on more of Europe’s most popular routes than any other airline. More than 83 million passengers fly easyJet every year, of which more than 13 million are business travellers. easyJet flies 308 aircraft on 1,032 routes between 159 airports across 34 countries. More than 300 million Europeans live less than an hour’s drive from an easyJet airport.

easyJet sees itself as a responsible and sustainable company that employs people on local employment contracts in eight countries across Europe in accordance with national regulations and while recognising their trade unions. The airline supports a variety of local charities and also has established a partnership with UNICEF, which has raised over £10 million for vulnerable children since 2012.
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Innovation has always been a part of easyJet’s DNA – from its launch almost 20 years ago, when easyJet revolutionised air travel, to the present day, where we are at the forefront of digitization, web, engineering and operational innovation to make travel easier and more affordable for our passengers.

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