airBaltic launches Riga – Verona and Riga – Salzburg
On December 26, 2016, the Latvian airline airBaltic launched two new routes Riga – Verona and Riga – Salzburg for winter holidaymakers.
Wolfgang Reuss, SVP of Network Management of airBaltic: “Our customer was our focus, when Tez Tour and airBaltic teamed up for this winter season. We are delighted to offer Verona, Italy, and Salzburg, Austria, in cooperation with Tez Tour for our winter travellers.”
Konstantins Palgovs, General Manager of Tez Tour in the Baltics: “These are the 18th & 19th seasonal destinations that we have opened in co-operation with airBaltic. The new routes offer excellent opportunities to visit historic Verona in Northern Italy or enjoy a winter holiday in the Alps. In fact, the new Verona – Riga is yet another historic route that we jointly offer the travel industry.”
|Flight frequency||Start date||Price*, Basic||Price*, Premium||Price*, Business|
|Riga – Verona||1 flight weekly||December 26, 2015||89 EUR||135 EUR||469 EUR|
|Riga – Salzburg||1 flight weekly||December 26, 2015||99 EUR||145 EUR||557 EUR|
* Lowest fare, including taxes, fees and service charges, on www.airBaltic.com, subject to availability
Starting from December 26, 2015, airBaltic and Tez Tour offer flights from Riga to Verona and to Salzburg once a week. Passengers will board a Boeing 737 aircraft for a flight that will last 2 hours and 30 minutes to Verona and 2 hours and 10 minutes to Salzburg. One-way ticket prices for Riga – Verona route start at EUR 89, but for Riga – Salzburg at EUR 99 including airport fees and transaction costs. A full schedule of airBaltic flights can be found on the company's homepage at www.airbaltic.com .
airBaltic serves 60 destinations from its home base in Riga, Latvia. From every one of these, airBaltic offers convenient connections via Riga to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, CIS and the Middle East. In addition, airBaltic also offers new direct flights from Tallinn and Vilnius.
airBaltic (AIR BALTIC CORPORATION) is the world’s most punctual airline connecting Riga, Latvia, with 60 destinations in Europe, the Middle East, and the CIS. airBaltic is a joint stock company that was established in 1995. Its primary shareholder is the Latvian state, which holds 99.8% of the stock. The airBaltic fleet consists of 25 aircraft – 13 Boeing 737 and 12 Bombardier Q400Next Gen. airBaltic has received numerous international awards for excellence, innovative services, and achievements in reshaping its business. In 2012, airBaltic was ranked by Airlinetrends among the Top 10 airlines globally for innovations. airBaltic achieved the best on-time performance globally in 2014.