Ryanair’s first flight from Lappeenranta airport to Milan Bergamo takes off


Ryanair, Europe’s No. 1 low cost Airline and Lappeenranta Airport, today (28 March) celebrated the first flight on Ryanair new twice weekly Lappeenranta service to Milan Bergamo. Ryanair’s second summer schedule route from Lappeenranta Airport to Athens will commence in May.

Lappeenranta_plane_kuva Ryanair_370x246.jpgRyanair’s Chris Lundshøj said:
“We’re pleased to officially launch our new twice weekly service to Milan Bergamo. Flights can be booked at www.ryanair.com or via the Ryanair app”

CEO, Lappeenranta Airport, Eija Joro said:
“We are delighted to welcome first Ryanair flight to Lappeenranta Airport. Our co-operation with Ryanair has been excellent and we look forward to continue and enhance our co-operation further. We are very happy to tell, that first flight from Lappeenranta to Milan-Bergamo departs fully booked today. Interest for this new route has been huge and we want to thank all the passengers for flying via Lappeenranta Airport.”

Director of Tourism of the City of Lappeenranta and Coordinator for the Lake Saimaa Marketing team, Mirka Rahman said:
“Ryanair’s three-hour flight from Milan-Bergamo opens a convenient gateway between Lake Saimaa region and Italy and we have started very good Lake Saimaa tourism cooperation to attract more inbound tourism to our area. We are working together with Ryanair and Visit Finland to grow this market.”

For further information, please contact:
Lappeenranta Airport Ltd
Eija Joro, CEO
+358 40 5022411  

+358 400 372 153