New: British Airways to establish flights between London Heathrow and Ljubljana
The first novelty of Summer 2019 timetable at Ljubljana Airport is revealed. In the peak of the summer season the offer of flights will be enriched by British Airways. From July 15 to September 2 next year they will be operating two weekly flights between London Heathrow and Ljubljana, on Mondays and Fridays. The attractive schedule will be connecting not only the two capitals, but will be opening the windows of Slovenia to the world. London Heathrow Airport is one of the world's major airport hubs, with air connections throughout the world.
The airline could consider season extension and frequency increase in the future, in case bookings will prove that.
Zmago Skobir, managing director of Fraport Slovenija, welcomed the announcement of new flights with the following words: »The return of British Airlines is the consequence of long-term efforts of Ljubljana Airport and Slovenian tourism. The connection with London Heathrow Airport is of great added value, as Heathrow is one of the world's most important hubs, connected to all world destinations. Furthermore, it is going to have a positive influence on the visibility of Slovenia as a tourist destination on the British market and at the same time on the inflow of British tourist to Slovenia.«
British Airways is a central airline of the One World association, that will return to Ljubljana Airport after 18 years. They will be operating Ljubljana flights with 180-seats Airbus 320.
Planned timetable (local time):
London Heathrow (Terminal 5) – Ljubljana, flight no.: BA 690, Monday and Friday, 16:20 – 18:35
Ljubljana - London Heathrow (Terminal 5), flight no.: BA 691, Monday and Friday 19:20 – 21:35
Tickets are already available for purchase on British Airline's website ba.com.
Brnik, December 6, 2018