Flybe starts its 2016-17 Winter Schedule with 576 flights a week to and from George Best Belfast City Airport

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2016-Nov-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline has started operating its 2016-17 Winter Schedule which features a total choice of up to 576 flights a week to and from George Best Belfast City Airport across 13 routes.

Flights operate through to 25th March 2017 with one way fares from £24.99 including taxes and charges available for booking at

The popularity of Flybe’s successful Manchester and Birmingham hubs continues to rise, with passengers taking advantage of the opportunity to by-pass congested London airports to make more seamless onward connections. Using the airline’s convenient ‘One Stop to the World’ proposition, they can travel either onward with other Flybe regional services or farther afield to an extensive section of long haul destinations through its various codeshare partners such as Air India and Virgin Atlantic, when booked via a travel agent. Each destination offers up to seven flights a day from Belfast.

Scottish destinations continue to be well served with up to six flights per day to Edinburgh and Glasgow. There is also increased capacity on the Leeds Bradford service with five daily flights. East Midlands and London City are both connected by up to four flights a day.

Winter Cruise passengers will be able to avail of up to three daily flights to Southampton.

Vincent Hodder, Flybe’s Chief Revenue Officer, comments:

“The diversity of our winter schedule is ideal for those not only wanting to book affordable business travel but also short leisure breaks, especially over the Christmas/New Year period and Spring half-term.”

SOURCE: Belfast City Airport