SAS new routes from Sweden, Denmark and Norway in summer 2016
Scandinavian Airlines, or SAS, the major carrier of the Nordic countries, has announced 8 new direct routes to be introduced in the summer 2016 schedule.
The new routes available from Scandinavian airports will cater for the needs of both leisure and business travellers.
New routes from Copenhagen Airport
SAS’s additions to the summer schedule at the major Danish airport in 2016 are the following:
Copenhagen Kastrup Airport (CPH) – Reykjavik Keflavik Airport (RKV): available daily, from March 27, 2016.
Copenhagen Kastrup Airport (CPH) – Krakow John Paul II Airport (KRK): departing thrice weekly, on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, from March 25, 2016
Copenhagen Kastrup Airport (CPH) - Vienna International Airport (VIE): departures on Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays, from March 24, 2016.
Copenhagen Kastrup Airport (CPH) – Faro International Airport (FAO): available on Saturdays, first departure April 2, 2016.
SAS additions to Stockholm Airport summer schedule in 2016
In the spring of 2016 it will be possible to fly from Stockholm Arlanda to a popular city-break and business destination Gdansk, in Poland and to the Greek island of Mykonos:
Stockholm Arlanda Airport (ARN) – Gdansk Lech Walesa Airport (GDN): four weekly flights on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; first departure March 25, 2016
Stockholm Arlanda Airport (ARN) – Mykonos Airport (JMK): a weekly departure on Saturdays, starting May 21, 2016.
Scandinavian Airlines flights Arhus – Palma de Mallorca
The fourth busiest airport in Denmark, in Arhus (AAR) will be connected, from June 26, 2016 to the Spanish Palma de Mallorca. Once weekly flight will depart on Mondays.
Stavanger - Paris SAS route
Also Norway will see an additional route from SAS at one of its major international airports in the spring of 2016. From April 8, a direct flight from Stavanger Airport (SVG) will depart twice weekly, on Mondays and Fridays to Paris-Charles de Gaulle.
The summer schedule is effective from late March, 2016.
Apart from the introducing new destinations, the carrier SAS decided also to increase the frequency on the most popular routes. This will increase the number of seats available from the carrier in nearly 600,000.
In October 2015 SAS was considered the ‘Best European Airline’, ‘Best Intercontinental Airline’ and ‘Best Domestic Airline’ by the Grand Travel Awards.