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Month: May 2018

"Gavdos Express 1", new ferry boat to Gavdos

On Sunday 20th of March, if the weather permits it, a new ferry boat will arrive at Gavdos island.The new boat “Gavdos Express 1” belongs to Gavdos Lines company, a company based on the island.“Gavdos Express 1” constructed three years ago, develops speed of 25 to 28 knots and can transfer 65 people. Source...

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Ryanair Announces First Crete (Greece) Routes

CHANIA – FRANKFURT & MILAN FROM MAY 2011 Ryanair, the world’s favourite airline, at 24th March announced its first routes from Chania (second largest city on the Greek island of Crete) to Frankfurt Hahn and Milan Bergamo from May 2011 which will deliver 60,000 passengers p.a. and create up to 60 local jobs in Crete. Ryanair celebrated its first Crete route by launching a 1 million €7 seat sale for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays in late April and early May which are available for booking until midnight Monday (28th Mar). Ryanair’s Chania routes go on sale on...

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Ryanair connects Chania with Glasgow (Prestwick)

Chania has been added to budget airline Ryanair’s flights from Scotland. The carrier will fly from Glasgow Prestwick Airport to Chania (I. Daskalogiannis Airport) in Crete from early next year. Seats on the new route are already on sale. Officially flights to Chania will start from 27th of March, 2012.   Glasgow Prestwick’s chief commercial officer Graeme Sweenie said: “We’re delighted to be part of Ryanair’s growth and success in Scotland. This is great news for the airport and our summer flight season. It’s especially exciting that for the first time we can offer low-cost scheduled services from Prestwick to Crete, top sunshine destination that is extremely popular with Scots.”   Flights from Glasgow (Prestwick) to Crete (Chania): £57.99Booking Period: Friday, 2nd of December 2011 – Thursday, 8th of December 2011Travel Period: Tuesday, 27th of March 2012 – Wednesday, 27th of Jun 2012Applicable Days: Monday – Thursday (Subject to availability)   Fares don’t include optional Fees/Charges. Please visit the Ryanair’s official web page for details. Source...

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Ryanair Flights to/from Crete 2012

Ryanair will start to fly between Crete – Chania (IATA-CHQ) from April 4, 2012 on Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.To and From Chania Ioannis Daskalogiannis International Airport (IATA Code – CHQ): Chania (CHQ) – Glasgow Prestwick (PIK) – TBA New Route in 2012 Chania (CHQ) – Leeds Bradford (LBA) – Start date Sat 31 Mar 2012 Chania (CHQ) – Oslo (Rygge – Moss) – (RYG) Start date 31 March 2012 Chania (CHQ) – Frankfurt -Hahn (HHN) – TBA Chania (CHQ) – Milan -Bergamo (BGY) – TBA Chania (CHQ) – Wroclaw – Poland (WRO) – TBA   www.britsincrete.net Source...

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New Flights to Crete for 2012

easyJet announce a new route Luton – Heraklion for summer 2012, flights on Tuesdays beginning April 21st, with departure from Luton at 07.00hrs and departure from Heraklion at 13.45hrs. Prices start from £37.99 and bookings are now being taken. Ryanair have a number of new routes in 2012 to Chania airport in Crete from Leeds/Bradford, East Midlands, Glasgow Prestwick and London Stanstead, starting the end of March 2012. Ryanair will also be operating direct flights in 2012 between Chania and Brussels, Frankfurt, Milan- Bergamo,Oslo, Pisa and Wroclaw. Avro – Monarch Airlines Flight -only operator- have also expanded their Crete, Greece programme of summer flights for 2012, with flights from East Midlands and Newcastle to Heraklion. East Midlands to Heraklion is priced from £249 per person and will operate each Tuesday from 12 May to 25 September. Newcastle to Heraklion starts from £259, operating from May to November each Tuesday. Travel Mole Source...

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