Europe’s biggest lowcost carrier Ryanair planned to fly four routes to Lappeenranta from Milan Bergamo, Berlin, Budapest and Memmingen near Münich.
Due to corona pandemic and changing travel restrictions, these routes will be cancelled for the winter season.
These routes are due to start again from summer season 2021 in April. In addition new route from Vienna to Lappeenranta is also due to start in April.
”Corona pandemic and in particular constantly changing travel restrictions have made situation extremely difficult for airlines, airports and for passengers. When leisure travel starts to recover again, we believe that customers first seek uncrowded destinations where they can enjoy relaxing holiday without the crowds.
This is exactly what Europe’s 4th biggest lake area, Lake Saimaa, can offer. At Lappeenranta Airport we follow all instructions and recommendations to make the travel experience comfortable and safe.
Ryanair’s unbeatable low fares offer tempting opportunity to try somewhere new and explore beautiful Finnish Lakeland. Nearest lake is only 2 kms from Lappeenranta Airport, so starting your holiday without crowds could not be any easier”, says Eija Joro, CEO of Lappeenranta Airport.
“Lappeenranta Airport’s unique position close to St. Petersburg and in the heart of best Finnish Lakeland serves large amount of customers. Passengers have found Lappeenranta Airport as an easy gateway to Finland and to exciting metropolis of St. Petersburg. Both Helsinki and St. Petersburg are only 2 hours away from Lappeenranta Airport,” Eija Joro continues.
Lappeenranta Airport Ltd
Eija Joro, CEO
+358 40 5022411
Eelis Eskelinen, Chairman of the Board
+358 400 372 153
Lappeenranta is a pioneer city in renewable energy and clean environments with passionate problem-solving at its forte. We are the climate capital of Finland full of high energy, out-of-the-box thinking and international expertise. In our university and tourist center, located in logistically important region in South-East Finland, near the border between the EU and Russia, we dare and do. LUT-University, the innovative operating environment, skilled workforce and good networks in a city of around 73,000 residents make it easier to start up and expand international business operations. Lappeenranta is easy to reach thanks to its international airport. www.lappeenranta.fi
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