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Eastern Airways, the UK’s regional airline, introduced the launch of a brand new each day service from East Midlands Airport to Newquay-Cornwall, the UK staycation vacation spot of alternative. Supporting the calls of many Midland’s and Cornish travellers, the brand new each day flights will start on Friday 10 th February, in time for the half-term break. With a flight time of little over and hour, working on a low-emission 72-seat ATR plane, it will save nearly ten hours in comparison with floor transport choices on a round-trip.
With fares ranging from £68.99 (approx. USD82.09 ) one-way together with a hold-bag, the service will function year-round and complement the prevailing Newquay Cornwall – London Gatwick and Humberside hyperlinks.
Roger Hage, business director, Eastern Airways, mentioned: “This is a significant step in rising connectivity to the Cornwall base and the one Midlands service to the South-West of England. By including East-Midlands Airport with the key cities of Nottingham, Derby, Leicester all inside 30-minutes and Sheffield inside an hour, this welcome addition to the home community at East-Midlands will support those that journey for enterprise, go to family and friends or search a welcome leisure break with the necessity for worldwide journey.
“Adding the new destination of Newquay-Cornwall, this significantly improves access to the UK staycation destination of choice. We want to ensure the right services are being offered given Eastern Airways is all about supporting the regions of the UK, connecting people and places, so growing our Cornish network and capacity is a crucial part of increasing connectivity and aiding economic recovery to both business and the UK’s vital tourism sector where sustainable.”
Welcoming immediately’s information, Steve Griffiths, East Midlands Airport’s managing director, mentioned: “We’re delighted to welcome Eastern Airways who are a perfect fit for East Midlands Airport. We know many passengers choose this airport because we’re easy to get to and easy to get through. With a flight time of 1 hour and 20 mins, it will be so much quicker to reach one of the most beautiful coastlines in the UK and will be very welcome news to the thousands of people in this region who regularly make the almost 300-mile trip to Cornwall for holidays. The new connectivity will boost tourism, benefit our regional economies, and help establish links between complementary business sectors across the Midlands and the Southwest of England. We very much look forward to welcoming passengers who will start using this service in February next year.”
Sam O’ Dwyer, managing director, Cornwall Airport Newquay commented: “As we continue to welcome a significant expansion of our route network here at Cornwall Airport Newquay, we are so pleased Eastern Airways has announced a new daily connection between the East Midlands and the Southwest. Our research and passenger feedback has shown there is much demand for a link into the Midlands region from Cornwall, combined with more capacity into London, and the doubling of flights into Humberside is fantastic news. Eastern Airways has been serving Cornwall since 2020 and these latest announcements provide a clear indication of its continued commitment to ensure our customers have more choice available to them when travelling within the UK throughout the year.”
The UK’s regional airline will function the each day service on one if its fleet of 72-seat ATR plane, providing one of many lowest fuel-burn and emissions out there immediately. This has included working on SAF (Sustainable Aviation Fuel).
All Eastern Airways fares embody taxes and costs, a beneficiant 10kg hand baggage allowance and a 15kg checked baggage as customary.
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