Belfast City Airport welcomes Lufthansa’s new service to Frankfurt, Germany from April 2023

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Dec-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Germany’s flag carrier airline, Lufthansa, has announced it will commence operations at Belfast City Airport. The airline, which is one of Europe’s largest, is entering the Northern Irish market for the first time and will operate flights from Belfast City Airport to Frankfurt, Germany, from 23rd April… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Aer Lingus Regional’s two new routes to Newquay and Jersey

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Dec-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Aer Lingus Regional, exclusively operated by Emerald Airlines, has announced two new routes from Belfast City Airport to Newquay and Jersey. Belfast City Airport will become the only Airport in Northern Ireland to offer a direct route to Newquay Cornwall Airport, with flights available on Mondays,… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes easyJet’s new seasonal winter service to Glasgow

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Nov-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Northern Ireland’s largest airline easyJet has celebrated the launch of the first flights on its seasonal winter route from Belfast City to Glasgow, providing customers in Belfast with even more convenient domestic connections this winter. The inaugural flight to the Scottish City took off this afternoon,… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Aer Lingus Regional’s two new routes to Newquay and Jersey

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Oct-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Aer Lingus Regional, exclusively operated by Emerald Airlines, has announced two new routes from Belfast City Airport to Newquay and Jersey. Belfast City Airport will become the only Airport in Northern Ireland to offer a direct route to Newquay Cornwall Airport, with flights available on Mondays,… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Travel Solutions’ new summer programme to Majorca

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Sep-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Northern Ireland’s leading tour operator, Travel Solutions has announced the launch of a new summer programme to Majorca, flying direct from Belfast City Airport. Making the announcement, Travel Solutions Managing Director, Peter McMinn, said: “We are excited to launch our new range of holidays to Majorca… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes easyJet’s inaugural flight to Bristol

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Sep-10 — /Travel PR News/ — easyJet has launched the first flight on a new winter route from Belfast City to Bristol, providing customers in Northern Ireland with even more convenient domestic connections this winter. The inaugural flight on the new winter route from Belfast to Bristol is took off on 7th September,… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes flybe’s enhanced winter flights

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Aug-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Despite launching in April, flybe continues to grow with a new winter schedule that will see the airline fly to twelve destinations. New winter flights will commence on 30 October and include additional routes and frequencies from Birmingham to Belfast City Airport and Belfast City Airport to East Midlands. Due to high demand,… Read the full press release

Belfast City airport welcomes easyJet’s new service to Glasgow

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Aug-17 — /Travel PR News/ — easyJet has launched a new route from Belfast City airport to Glasgow, with seats on sale from today (16 Aug 2022) at easyJet.com and via the mobile app, from just £22.99* Flights will launch from 31 October 2022 with departures on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays throughout… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport-backed CPR and AED awareness campaign trains over 200 young people throughout Northern Ireland

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Jul-07 — /Travel PR News/ — ‘At the Heart of the Game’, a unique CPR and AED awareness campaign, backed by George Best Belfast City Airport, has trained over 200 young people throughout Northern Ireland in the lifesaving technique of cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The project, launched by inspirational Methodist College student, Pegasus, Ulster… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Aer Lingus Regional’s new services to Cardiff and Southampton

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Jun-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Emerald Airlines, exclusive operator of Aer Lingus Regional, announces two new services to Cardiff and Southampton from Belfast City Airport. Already servicing Birmingham, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, Glasgow, Exeter, and Manchester, Aer Lingus Regional will now operate Cardiff and Southampton routes from Belfast City Airport further reinforcing… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport named as the UK’s Most Punctual Airport by the Civil Aviation Authority

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Jun-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Belfast City Airport has been revealed as the UK’s Most Punctual Airport in recent data released by the Civil Aviation Authority. Figures from the first three months of 2022 reveal that Belfast City Airport had the largest percentage of scheduled and chartered flights arriving and departing… Read the full press release

Matthew Hall, Chief Executive at Belfast City Airport comments on recent report on the rapid resurgence in business air travel

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Jun-23 — /Travel PR News/ — The Chief Executive of George Best Belfast City Airport has welcomed the findings of a report in which six in ten (64%) business leaders in Northern Ireland cited air travel essential to facilitate face-to-face business. Commissioned by London City Airport, the report points to a rapid… Read the full press release

UK Civil Aviation Authority names Belfast City Airport the country’s Most Punctual Airport

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Jun-23 — /Travel PR News/ — Belfast City Airport has been revealed as the UK’s Most Punctual Airport in recent data released by the Civil Aviation Authority. Figures from the first three months of 2022 reveal that Belfast City Airport had the largest percentage of scheduled and chartered flights arriving and departing… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Aer Lingus Regional’s new routes to Glasgow and Exeter

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-May-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Emerald Airlines, exclusive operator of Aer Lingus Regional, expands its services from Belfast City Airport, with new routes to Glasgow and Exeter taking-off from today. Already servicing Birmingham, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, and Manchester, Aer Lingus Regional will now operate Glasgow and Exeter routes from Belfast City… Read the full press release

The Bangor 10K race in association with Belfast City Airport to take place on 24 September 2022

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-May-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Taking place on Saturday 24 September, the Bangor 10K in association with Belfast City Airport has once again been awarded NI Championship status by Athletics NI – a testament to the major impact the race has made on the athletics calendar. The race is an all-inclusive… Read the full press release

Royal Caribbean International and Belfast City Airport partner to launch charter service for guests sailing on Wonder of the Seas this summer

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-May-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Royal Caribbean International has launched a British Airways charter for guests sailing on Wonder of the Seas this summer, in partnership with Belfast City Airport. Those taking a holiday aboard the world’s largest ship will be offered direct flights from Belfast City to Barcelona from 3rd July until 18th September… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes easyJet’s new route to Liverpool

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-May-03 — /Travel PR News/ — easyJet, Northern Ireland’s largest airline, has today (28 Apr 2022) announced a new route from Belfast City Airport to Liverpool, which will take off for the first time this summer. Flights to Liverpool are scheduled to launch from 1 July 2022, with daily departures on Mondays,… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport staff members to participate in the Belfast City Marathon, its first fundraiser for AWARE

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Apr-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Belfast City Airport’s new charity partnership with AWARE is off to a flying start, with staff members from the airport lacing up their running shoes to participate in the upcoming Belfast City Marathon. Aiming to raise vital funds for the charity, a group of 17 staff… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Emerald Airlines’ services to Birmingham

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Mar-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Emerald Airlines, exclusive operator of Aer Lingus Regional, today (24 Mar 2022) commences its services from Belfast City Airport, with its inaugural flight from Belfast City to Birmingham departing this morning, 24th March, at 06:50 AM. The first phase of services will commence today, 24th March 2022,… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Flybe services

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Mar-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Flybe Ltd is set to go on sale next week with a full list of routes, destinations, and everyday low fares due to be announced for its first two bases of operation at Birmingham and Belfast City Airport. Having announced Birmingham as the home of its… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport announces AWARE as its new charity partner of the year

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2022-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Belfast City Airport has appointed AWARE as its new charity partner of the year, aiming to raise vital funds to provide support to those affected by depression and ill mental health across Northern Ireland. Founded in 1996, AWARE, the only charity in Northern Ireland working exclusively… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport invites Mitchell House School pupils to turn on the Christmas tree lights

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Pupils from Mitchell House School were invited to Belfast City Airport and tasked with the very important job of turning on the Christmas tree lights! Mark Cormican, Abby McCartney, and Jackson McAuley from the east Belfast school accepted the challenge and formally signaled the beginning of… Read the full press release

Aer Lingus increases its services from Belfast City Airport to London Heathrow, Manchester, and Edinburgh

Belfast to Manchester, UK goes twice daily Belfast to Edinburgh increases to 11 flights per week Two additional services to London Heathrow, restoring the full 21 flights per week as operated pre-pandemic, fares from £39.99 each-way Fares to Manchester and Edinburgh from £29.99 each-way Connecting Northern Ireland with Aer Lingus direct to the Caribbean and… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Aer Lingus’ expanded services to London Heathrow, Manchester, and Edinburgh

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-Sep-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Aer Lingus and Belfast City Airport are pleased to announce that from 31 October, Aer Lingus will significantly increase its services from Belfast City Airport to London Heathrow, Manchester, and Edinburgh. Belfast City to Manchester will increase from its current daily schedule to twice daily flights;… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes JetsGo Holidays’ weekly service to Palma de Mallorca for summer 2022

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-Sep-24 — /Travel PR News/ — JetsGo Holidays has announced a weekly service from Belfast City Airport to Palma de Mallorca for summer 2022. The fully financially protected package holidays will take off from 18th June with an extensive choice of three to five-star hotels available. JetsGo Holidays Managing Director, Daniel Reilly, said:… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes the start of British Airways’ direct service to Glasgow

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-Aug-04 — /Travel PR News/ — A direct service to Glasgow has taken off from Belfast City Airport with British Airways. Passengers on the inaugural flight were greeted by a bagpiper playing traditional Scottish music. Katy Best, Commercial Director at Belfast City Airport, commented: “The launch of a Glasgow services further enhances… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport supports Open House Festival’s volunteer programme

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-Aug-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Belfast City Airport has delivered funding to support the volunteer programme of the Open House Festival, a registered charity dedicated to regenerating Bangor through arts and culture. Open House originated in Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter in 1999, and moved to Bangor in 2013, where its core month-long… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport congratulates IGNITE class of 2021 graduates

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-Jul-09 — /Travel PR News/ —Belfast City Airport teamed up with local radio personality and Cinemagic ambassador, Pete Snodden, to celebrate the graduation of eighteen students from the airport’s annual IGNITE programme. IGNITE, first launched in 2019 by Belfast City Airport in partnership with Cinemagic, is a youth leadership initiative aimed at… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes BA CityFlyer’s inaugural flight to Newquay

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-Jul-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Flights to popular UK holiday destination, Newquay, have taken off today (03 Jul 2021) from Belfast City Airport. Throughout the summer, the flights will be operated by British Airways with up to six flights a week connecting passengers with Cornwall and the southwest of England. Judith… Read the full press release

Belfast City Airport welcomes Vueling Airlines’ flights to Barcelona

Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2021-Jul-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Flights to Barcelona have taken off from Belfast City Airport today (02 Jul 2021) with Vueling Airlines. The inaugural flight received a traditional water cannon salute upon arrival whilst flamenco dancers entertained outbound passengers as they boarded their flight. Katy Best, Commercial Director at Belfast City… Read the full press release