Airline Transavia wants to increase the number of flights in June quickly, writes the Dutch airline on Wednesday. Where Transavia wants to operate 23 flights a week in early June, that number should have increased to 175 by the end of the month. The airline will also be flying from Rotterdam The Hague Airport and Eindhoven Airport again.
The first step will be taken on Thursday, when Transavia will fly from Schiphol to six destinations in Greece, Portugal and Spain. Those are the airline's first flights since March 23. Two destinations in Spain and Portugal will be added on 11 June. Four days later, the destination Athens is added.
The biggest step will be taken on June 18, when Transavia adds 21 destinations to the flight schedule. In addition to Spain, Portugal and Greece, the KLM subsidiary will also fly to France, Italy, Iceland, Croatia, Slovenia and Serbia. From June 18, Rotterdam The Hague Airport and Eindhoven Airport will be used again by Transavia.
The airline says it has looked at the current restrictions and developments in the countries where the airline flies to when planning the flight schedule. "The countries Italy, Portugal, Greece, France, Iceland, Croatia, Serbia and Spain offer good prospects for this", writes Transavia.
Currently, the Dutch government advises citizens to only make necessary trips and not to go on holiday abroad. Many of the current travel advice is expected to be replaced on 15 June with 'caution, safety risks'. The relaxation of the travel advice will be announced in a press conference on Wednesday evening, sources told NU.nl on Tuesday.
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