Press release -
Norwegian launches more routes from London Gatwick
Norwegian’s route network
from London Gatwick continues to expand. There has been a great demand for
high-quality flights at a low fare from London Gatwick and now passengers have
four new destinations to choose from this winter; Madeira and La Palma for the sun-seekers
and Grenoble and Salzburg for the ski enthusiasts.
Norwegian also increases the number of weekly departures on its routes from London Gatwick to Lanzarote, Rome and Larnaca.
From October 28th and November 1st, respectively, Norwegian offers sun-seekers two weekly flights from London Gatwick to the Portuguese island of Madeira and one weekly flight to La Palma in the Canary Islands. Those more keen on white and powdery conditions in the Alps this winter, can from December 13th fly direct to Grenoble and Salzburg once a week. Tickets are available today.
A major player at London Gatwick
Today, Norwegian is a major player at London Gatwick airport. The airline established a crew base at the airport in 2013 and now offers 41 routes from London Gatwick. Norwegian has eight 737-800 aircraft based at London Gatwick today as well as around 90 pilots and 200 cabin crew members.
Norwegian will operate two weekly flights (Tuesdays and Saturdays) between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Madeira (FNC) from October 28th. Prices start at £39.90 one way.
– La Palma
Norwegian will operate one weekly flight (Saturdays) between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and La Palma (SPC) from November 1st. Prices start at £45.90 one way.
Norwegian will operate one weekly flight (Saturdays) between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Grenoble (GNB) from December 13th. Prices start at £29.90 one way.
Norwegian will operate one weekly flight (Saturdays) between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Salzburg (SZG) from December 13th. Prices start at £29.90 one way.
Norwegian’s Press Office: +47 815 11 816
Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA, commercially branded “Norwegian”, is a low-cost airline listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. Norwegian is the second largest airline in Scandinavia and third largest low cost carrier in Europe. More than 20 million passengers fly on its network per year. Norwegian has a route portfolio that stretches across Europe into North Africa and the Middle East, as well as long-haul flights to the US and Southeast Asia. The company has a total of 416 routes to 126 destinations and employs approximately 4,500 people in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Estonia, UK, Spain and Thailand. The company has 258 undelivered aircraft on firm order. Norwegian was founded in 1993 and its headquarter is in Fornebu, Norway. In 2013, Norwegian was voted Europe’s best low-cost carrier of the year by the renowned SkyTrax World Airline Awards. Norwegian offers better leg room than most competitors, in-flight WiFi, world-class punctuality and a fleet of 96 aircraft with an average age of only 4.8 years.