easyJet opens London-Rovaniemi direct flight

23 Nov 2019, 03:10

  DF Report

Press Release Photo by Finavia.

British low-cost carrier easyJet on Thursday has begun direct flights from London to Rovaniemi, said a press release of Finavia, the company operates country´s airports.

 “The new route that EasyJet opened, improves our airport network and creates new possibilities to travel between Finland and the rest of Europe. We are happy that our network keeps developing actively and is therefore able to support Finland and Lapland as a travel destination”, said Jani Jolkkonen, Senior Vice President, Director of Airport Networks.

During the winter season 2019−2020, EasyJet will operate the route twice a week, on Mondays and Thursdays.

“The new route for winter season 2019−2020 is a great piece of news for Lapland. Especially British travellers enjoy the magic of Christmas and winter holidays in Lapland. On behalf of the official hometown of Santa Claus, we warmly welcome them here”, sid the Managing Director of Visit Rovaniemi, Sanna Kärkkäinen.