According to Finavia, in 2017, Helsinki Airport strengthened its position as a significant air traffic hub by adding new routes from Helsinki to Marrakech, Nanjing, Pristina, Bucharest and Barcelona.
Helsinki – Nanjing
Finnair will start to operate direct flights from Helsinki to Nanjing in May 2018. Finnair will fly to Nanjing three times a week during the summer season and twice a week in the winter season.
Helsinki – Marrakech
The new connection between Helsinki Airport and Morocco opens on 1 November, with one flight a week to Marrakesh.
“Finnish passengers are very interested in traveling to warmer latitudes,” says Thomas Ramdahl, Chief Commercial Officer at Norwegian Air Shuttle. “So we’re delighted to be able to increase our range of direct flights from Helsinki by offering this new destination. We welcome our passengers to fly with us to Marrakesh on our modern, comfortable and even more environmentally friendly aircraft.”
Helsinki – Bucharest
Blue Air started direct scheduled flights between Helsinki Airport and Bucharest on June 2017. The flights will be operated three times a week on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays. The new route from Helsinki to Romania is operated year-round.
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