From yesterday, the Quimper-London flights resumed for the season from Pluguffan Airport. Up to four flights per week will be provided to the English capital.
Despite the rain at the start and the cancellation of the flight to Paris an hour later, on Thursday, 3.55pm, the first flight of the season to London took place at Pluguffan Airport. Launched in 2012 and carried just 2500 passengers in the first year, has now proved successful, reaching 4500 passengers, with an occupancy rate of 70% last year.
From Quimper, the planes landed passengers at London city airport, in the heart of the city.
On Thursday, Marine, a young Finisterian went through the doors of boarding. “I work in London and I rarely returned to France. With this connection I save a lot of time. Otherwise, I would have had to Quimper-Paris train and Paris-London Eurostar or plane “, she explains.
Schedules Departure Quimper
From the 19th may until the 4th September, the planes will take off on Thursday at 3.55pm, on Saturday at 10.30am, on Sunday at 3.25pm. From the 21st May until the 18th June there will also be departures on a Saturday at 9.55am and from the 28th June to the 30th August, a plane will take off at 11.45am as well. Tickets are available from € 77 each way.