German low-cost carrier Germanwings announced on Wednesday, the launch of direct flights from Dusseldorf to Athens starting in March.
The Lufthansa-owned airline will offer three weekly flights every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from the German city to the Greek capital.
Germanwings already operates direct flights to Athens from Cologne/Bonn and Stuttgart.
The Cologne-based carrier will also add an extra flight from Dusseldorf to Spain’s Malaga, increasing its number of flights to three per week, a summer weekly flight to Jerez de la Frontera in Andalusia, and a weekly flight to Faro in southern Portugal.
From its main hub in Dusseldorf, Germanwings serves 52 European destinations.