Spanish low-cost airline Vueling strengthens the connectivity between Scandinavia and Spain. Vueling is the largest airline in Spain measured by fleet size and number of destinations. The new flight connections between Scandinavia and Spain will be available from June 2021.
According to a press release from airline Vueling, a part of IAG (International Arlines Group), the company reinforces its commitment to the Nordic market and thus ensures connectivity with a region of great interest to the tourism sector. The airline today announced that it will operate four new routes from Barcelona – El Prat to Gothenburg (Sweden), Billund (Denmark) and Bergen and Stavanger (Norway).
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Connections from Barcelona to Gothenburg (Sweden) will be available from June 11, with two weekly frequencies, every Friday and Sunday. On June 18, the route to Billund (Denmark) will be launched, with two weekly flights, every Monday and Friday. Bergen and Stavanger (Norway) will be connected to Barcelona from June 19 and 20, respectively, with one weekly flight: every Saturday in the case of Bergen, and every Sunday in Stavanger.
In addition to the new routes announced, Vueling will operate four other routes during the summer season that are already part of its regular program from Barcelona to Copenhagen, with two daily flights; Stockholm, on a daily basis; Aalborg, with two weekly frequencies; and Oslo, where the airline increases its offer and goes from three weekly flights to a daily frequency.
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Health & Safety
Vueling is one of the main low-cost airlines in Europe, part of IAG (International Airlines Group – British Airways, Iberia, Level, Aer Lingus). To face the current epidemiological situation, the airline has adopted all sanitary measures against COVID-19 in all its operations, in order to offer all the guarantees to its customers and crew.
In this way, and following the measures established by EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency), in collaboration with the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control, the company has adopted measures in its operations such as: reinforcing cleaning and disinfection of all their aircraft (both in terms of frequency and in the use of specified products), the mandatory use of masks – surgical or superior protection – has been established and, once on board, the aircraft’s HEPA air filters renew the air every three minutes, preventing the spread of bacteria and viruses with an efficiency of 99.99%. In addition, the company has adapted its routes, frequencies, and procedures to the requirements of the authorities of each destination to minimize the incidence of the pandemic.
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On the other hand, Vueling has also redefined its product portfolio to adapt them to the current context of maximum flexibility for its customers, allowing it to make changes to the route, date, time and even passenger, without any additional cost.
New Flight Connections Between Scandinavia and Spain, based on a press release from Vueling
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