Spanish short and medium haul airline Volotea has announced that it will launch a connection from Athens to Verona, Italy, next year. As a result, Volotea will serve seven destinations directly from Athens next year: Venice, Genoa, Palermo, Bari, Verona, Santorini and Mykonos.
Athens-Verona flights will begin on May 31, 2018, twice a week, every Thursday and Sunday.
According to the airline, this year Volotea is expected to transport 4.3 million passengers.
In 2018, Volotea will serve 293 routes, 78 flights to medium and small European cities, in 14 countries: France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Greece, Croatia, Czech Republic, Albania, Portugal, Malta, UK, Austria, Ireland Luxembourg.
Moreover, next year its fleet will consist of 32 aircraft: Airbus A319s (150 seats) and Boeing 717s (125 seats).
The company will have ten bases: Venice, Nantes, Bordeaux, Palermo, Strasbourg, Asturias, Verona, Toulouse, Genoa and Marseilles (as of spring of 2018).
Intermodal Air is the GSA (general sales agent) for Volotea in Greece.