The airline company Icelandair will launch a new seasonal service this winter between Reykjavík And Innsbruckhis second destination in Austria after Salzburg.
From January 27 to March 2, 2024, the Icelandic national company will offer a flight every Saturday between its base in Reykjavik-Keflavik and the airportInnsbruck, operated by Boeing 737 MAX 8 that can accommodate 16 passengers in Business class and 144 in Economy. Departures are scheduled at 12:15 p.m. to arrive at 5:35 p.m., return flights leaving Austria at 6:45 p.m. to land at 10:20 p.m. (average flight time 4:25).
Icelandair will have no competition on this route, unlike the one to Salzburg inaugurated in 2012 where it faces the low cost Play. Austrian Airlines only flies to Iceland from Vienna.
Tomas Ingason, Icelandair’s chief revenue officer, says to himself ” delighted to announce that Innsbruck is the latest destination in our extensive network. The city is surrounded by some of the best Ski stations world and is a very popular destination for winter sports. Due to its prime location in the Alps, winter time slots at the airport are rare, so we are happy to be able to add the town to our winter sports offering. “.
Located in the Alps and surrounded by some of the best ski resorts in the world, Innsbruck is Austria’s fifth largest city and “has long been a popular destination for winter sports. The city is the latest addition to Icelandair’s winter sports destinations, alongside Munich, Salzburg, Zurich, Verona, Oslo and Vancouver.