LATAM Airlines continues to expand its network between Europe and South America with the launch of a new international route London–Lima, from December 2.
This international connection by Latam Airlines Peru with a flight duration of 12 hours, subject to government approval, will be operated by 787 Dreamliner with 5 frequencies per week. THE Dreamliner is configured for 30 passengers in the Premium Business cabin and 270 in the Economy cabin. Flight times are as follows: departure from London Heathrow at 10:30 p.m. (Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays) and arrival at 6:35 a.m. in Lima. ; departure from Lima on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday at 9 p.m. and arrival at Heathrow at 2 p.m.
“We are delighted with the implementation of this operation. With our direct flights between London Heathrow International Airport and Lima, we are reaching a historic milestone for LATAM Airlines as we become the only airline to fly directly to Peru from the UK. This connection, added to the one we already provide to Sao Paulo, brings us to 12 weekly frequencies from the United Kingdom and consolidates our position as the best option for passengers wishing to travel to South America, with 143 destinations. in 22 countries »adds Davide Ioppolo, regional sales manager for Central and South Eastern Europe, the United Kingdom, the Nordics, the Middle East and South Africa.
“Through simplified access to visas and common membership in the CPTPP, British passengers and exporters will benefit from this direct service. Whether traveling to explore historic sites like Machu Picchu or opening doors to expand commerce, we look forward to welcoming the first passengers on this new route.”, says Ross Baker, commercial director of Heathrow. Plane tickets are now available for purchase at www.latamairlines.com and from travel agencies.
From Europe, LATAM Airlines serves South American destinations from six countries: Spain, Portugal, United Kingdom, France, Italy and Germany. The company therefore offers a wide range of possibilities for business travelers and of hobbies. The company recently announced a significant increase in daily flights between Lisbon And Sao Paulo (Guarulhos) from November, operating between 10 and 11 weekly frequencies; with a bigger plane, a Boeing 777 which allows him to increase his offer by 90%.