Holidaymakers longing to escape to the sun have a huge choice of destinations on their doorstep with the launch today (January 20) of Norwich Airport’s annual destination guide.
Fly Norwich 2020 features 21 destinations in 10 countries, with a massive 700 worldwide connections through Amsterdam, with up to four flights a day from Norwich to the Netherlands.
New from Norwich Airport for 2020 is the Antalya region on Turkey’s Turquoise Coast, plus there are now two flights a week to Dalaman in Turkey. In addition, for winter 2020, there are twice weekly flights to Tenerife in the Canary Islands.
Countries reached directly from Norwich Airport include Bulgaria (Bourgas), Cyprus (Paphos), Greece (Corfu, Crete, Rhodes), Italy (Bergamo), Netherlands (Amsterdam), Spain – Balearics (Ibiza, Majorca, Menorca), Spain – Canaries (Tenerife), and Turkey (Antalya and Dalaman). In the UK there are daily flights to Aberdeen and Edinburgh, and regular services to Jersey, all with Loganair, and Guernsey in the Channel Islands, with Aurigny. There are also day trips and short breaks to Lapland.
Managing Director Richard Pace said: “We’re delighted to be publishing the latest edition of Fly Norwich with a host of ideas and inspiration for discovering the world with Norwich Airport.
“Whether it’s a fly-cruise, short break, summer sun, winter escapes or business links, our fantastic choice of direct flights and even more onward connections via Amsterdam makes the world readily accessible, all with the ease and convenience of flying from your local airport.”
The start of the year is traditionally the busiest time for people to book their annual holiday. As well as the wide range of destinations, Fly Norwich 2020 showcases the benefits of flying local, including a quick journey to the airport, parking close to the terminal, short check-in and security times and total step-free access from the terminal entrance to flight boarding.
Norwich Airport, which celebrates its 50th birthday this year, saw almost 544,000 passengers go through the terminal over 12 months to the end of March 2019. Carriers operating from Norwich include TUI, KLM and Loganair.
Norwich Airport is owned and operated by Regional & City Airports (RCA), part of Rigby Group plc.
RCA is the UK’s leading regional airport operator in terms of scale and operation, and also owns and operates Exeter, Bournemouth, and Coventry airports, and holds management contracts for Blackpool, City of Derry and Solent airports.
In the year to March 2019, RCA welcomed 2.4m passengers and handled 227,000 flights, serving as gateway for the seven million people that live in the airports’ passenger catchment areas.
To download a copy of Fly Norwich 2020, click here.