Ryanair has introduced a brand new route from Teesside to Corfu in Greece.
Departures shall be working each Wednesday from July.
This new route expands the low-cost provider’s provide from Teesside following the return to the area with two different summer season routes to Alicante and Palma de Mallorca, each flying twice weekly from June.
Ryanair industrial director, Jason McGuinness, mentioned: “Our connections to Alicante and Palma de Mallorca are proving to be a preferred selection for Teesside customers and we’re happy to develop the area’s connectivity with this new path to Corfu (Greece), bringing a 3rd vacation vacation spot for British households to take pleasure in this summer season.
“Teesside Airport proceed to work to ship environment friendly operations and aggressive airport fees, which provide the means for long-term visitors progress and new routes.”
As vaccination programmes proceed in Europe and the UK makes spectacular progress with its vaccine rollout, Ryanair expects air journey to soar within the peak summer season months.
Tees Valley mayor, Ben Houchen, mentioned: “This information is one other enormous vote of confidence in our superb airport.
“It exhibits the announcement made final November with routes to Palma and Alicante was simply the beginning.
“Ryanair are dedicated to Teesside for the long-term as a result of they will see what a outstanding asset out airport is.”
He added: “After we secured the return of Ryanair after an absence of ten-years, I mentioned then it was a seismic day for Teesside Airport.
“This enlargement of flights goes to point out simply how assured they’re in Teesside and our native individuals.
“I’m certain this new Corfu route will carry out very properly as native individuals stay up for safely returning to the solar.”