Austrian Airlines to launch Manchester to Vienna route

Austrian Airlines will launch a daily service from Manchester to Vienna from 10 September 2015.

Austrian Airlines will launch a daily service from Manchester to Vienna
Austrian Airlines will launch a daily service from Manchester to Vienna

The service to the Austrian capital, be operated with Fokker 70 / 100 aircraft with a flight time of around two-and-a-half hours and return fares from £169. The flight will leave Manchester at 1:10pm daily, arriving in Vienna at 4:30pm.

The new Manchester service will complement Austrian Airlines existing 28 weekly flights to and from London Heathrow.

Christian Schindler, the Lufthansa Group regional director for the UK, Ireland & Iceland, said: "The addition of the Vienna flight to the Lufthansa Group offering confirms the importance of Manchester and our North West passengers. As well as being the key Austrian business location, Vienna is an international congress and conference venue and continues to be ranked as the city with the best quality of life. Austrian Airlines new service will also offer the best possible transfer connections to the federal provinces of Austria as well as to Central and Eastern Europe."

More:

British Airways to launch Gatwick to Vienna route

Case Study: Bentley holds Heads of Business Conference in Vienna

Vienna: Itineraries for all seasons

• For more breaking news and in-depth features, sign up to C&IT Magazine's daily Newstracker here


Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus

State of the Industry Report 2015

C&IT's definitive report on the key trends and challenges facing the UK events industry in 2015 and beyond.


Latest Jobs