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Swedavia publishes its passenger statistics for October 2018

Press Releases   •   Nov 07, 2018 14:05 GMT

A total of 3,702,000 passengers flew to or from Swedavia’s ten airports in October, a decrease of about 1 per cent compared to the same month last year. However, during the period January-October, passenger volume increased somewhat in comparison to 35,808,000 passengers.

New Airport VIP Service inaugurated at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

New Airport VIP Service inaugurated at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Press Releases   •   Nov 06, 2018 10:33 GMT

Stockholm Arlanda Airport will be developed into the leading airport in Scandinavia. Investments of 15 billion Swedish kronor are planned through 2025. As part of this work, Airport VIP Service’s new premises – with 2,000 square metres of floor space and a Nordic-inspired decor designed by the architecture firm Tengbom – were inaugurated today.

Swedavia and Norwegian Reward form partnership to provide airport parking benefits

Swedavia and Norwegian Reward form partnership to provide airport parking benefits

Press Releases   •   Nov 05, 2018 10:03 GMT

In partnership with Norwegian Air Shuttle, Swedavia continues to develop its range of parking products for members of the airline’s Norwegian Reward customer loyalty programme. These parking benefits are currently available at five of Swedavia’s airports. Åre Östersund Airport, from which Norwegian will launch service to Stockholm in December, will soon be the sixth.

New direct route to Krabi from Stockholm Arlanda with Norwegian inaugurated

New direct route to Krabi from Stockholm Arlanda with Norwegian inaugurated

Press Releases   •   Oct 31, 2018 16:32 GMT

This winter, Swedes will be able to fly non-stop to another long-haul destination in Thailand. Today Norwegian started their direct service to the popular holiday destination of Krabi with two weekly departures from Stockholm Arlanda Airport.

​​New direct route to Orlando with Norwegian from Stockholm Arlanda

​​New direct route to Orlando with Norwegian from Stockholm Arlanda

Press Releases   •   Oct 29, 2018 17:04 GMT

Air traffic between Stockholm and the US has increased nearly 80 per cent in the past four years. Now Norwegian Air Shuttle is launching non-stop service from Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Orlando, Florida. The new long-haul route will operate twice weekly.

Inauguration for daily non-stop service to Moscow from Göteborg Landvetter with Aeroflot

Inauguration for daily non-stop service to Moscow from Göteborg Landvetter with Aeroflot

Press Releases   •   Oct 29, 2018 07:04 GMT

Last night, Aeroflot inaugurated their daily non-stop service to Moscow from Göteborg Landvetter Airport. It is the first direct route that the Russian carrier is opening at a regional airport in Scandinavia. Including the Russian capital, Göteborg Landvetter will now offer service to nearly 100 destinations.

Continued development towards the climate-smart airports of the future

Continued development towards the climate-smart airports of the future

Press Releases   •   Oct 26, 2018 15:10 GMT

Passenger volume at Swedavia’s airports increased somewhat during the period January-September, but the third quarter saw a continued deceleration in traffic growth. For the nine-month period overall, Swedavia reported an operating profit of 666 million Swedish kronor. The results were presented in Swedavia’s interim report, which was published on Friday.

Göteborg Landvetter gets new non-stop service to Antalya with SunExpress

Göteborg Landvetter gets new non-stop service to Antalya with SunExpress

Press Releases   •   Oct 23, 2018 05:00 GMT

The range of new destinations on offer from Göteborg Landvetter Airport continues to expand. For the summer 2019 timetable, SunExpress will launch its first direct route from Göteborg Landvetter to the Turkish holiday destination of Antalya. Travel to Turkey has seen sharp growth over the past year.

easyJet celebrates ten years at Stockholm Arlanda

easyJet celebrates ten years at Stockholm Arlanda

Press Releases   •   Oct 22, 2018 09:02 GMT

Today marks the 10 years anniversary for easyJet at Stockholm Arlanda Airport. The first destination out of Stockholm was Geneva where the service started on this day in October 2008. Today the European carrier operates six routes: London Luton, Berlin, Bristol, Basel, Milan and Geneva. During the last three years there has been a strong easyJet expansion at Stockholm Arlanda.

Fly non-stop between Stuttgart and Göteborg Landvetter with Laudamotion

Fly non-stop between Stuttgart and Göteborg Landvetter with Laudamotion

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2018 13:34 GMT

Starting in April 2019, the airline Laudamotion will fly between Stuttgart and Göteborg Landvetter Airport with two weekly departures. It is the first direct route that the Austrian carrier is launching from an airport in Sweden. The link between western Sweden and Stuttgart is important for the automotive industry but is also significant for the growing tourism traffic from Germany.

Swedavia appoints Robert Pletzin as new Head of Press

Swedavia appoints Robert Pletzin as new Head of Press

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2018 06:09 GMT

Swedavia appoints Robert Pletzin as its new Head of Press as of today, with the responsibility for media relations at Swedavias ten Swedish airports, including Stockholm Arlanda Airport.

Non-stop service with Ryanair to Dublin from Gothenburg

Non-stop service with Ryanair to Dublin from Gothenburg

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2018 10:59 GMT

Ryanair’s strong growth at Göteborg Landvetter Airport continues. The airline is launching its fourth new addition to the timetable, a direct route to Dublin starting with the 2019 summer season. Flights will depart for the capital of the green island of Ireland twice weekly.

New non-stop service to Barcelona from Göteborg Landvetter Airport

New non-stop service to Barcelona from Göteborg Landvetter Airport

Press Releases   •   Oct 04, 2018 13:39 GMT

Ryanair continues its expansion at Göteborg Landvetter Airport. Beginning April 2, 2019, people in western Sweden will be able to take the airline’s new direct route to Barcelona three days a week. Travel from Gothenburg to this Spanish city has doubled in the past five years.

Swedavia passenger statistics for September 2018

Swedavia passenger statistics for September 2018

Press Releases   •   Oct 03, 2018 12:00 GMT

The number of passengers who flew to or from Swedavia’s ten airports in September 2018 was 3,766,000 which is a 2 per cent decrease compared to the same period last year. International passenger volume was essentially unchanged, with 2,577,000 passengers, while domestic volume was down 7 per cent to 1,189,000.

Fly non-stop to Manchester from Göteborg Landvetter with Ryanair

Fly non-stop to Manchester from Göteborg Landvetter with Ryanair

Press Releases   •   Sep 28, 2018 13:14 GMT

The number of routes from Göteborg Landvetter Airport continues to grow. This spring, Ryanair will offer non-stop service to one of the most popular destinations in England, Manchester. There will be two weekly departures between Gothenburg and the third largest metropolitan area in the UK.

Scanian of the Year Andreas Granqvist gets his portrait at Malmö Airport

Scanian of the Year Andreas Granqvist gets his portrait at Malmö Airport

Press Releases   •   Sep 24, 2018 14:28 GMT

The Scanian of the Year 2018, named by the readers of the Swedish daily Kvällsposten, is the favourite of the whole of Sweden – “Granen”, Andreas Granqvist. Today he was on hand at Malmö Airport along with airport director Peter Weinhandl, who unveiled the football player’s portrait, which will greet all visitors to Scania in the Welcome to My Hometown gallery.

Swedavia passenger statistics for August 2018

Swedavia passenger statistics for August 2018

Press Releases   •   Sep 05, 2018 16:31 GMT

The number of passengers who flew to or from Swedavia’s ten airports in August 2018 was 3,869,000, which is a 1 per cent increase compared to the same period last year. International passenger volume was up 2 per cent to 2,782,000 while domestic volume was down 1 per cent to 1,088,000.

​​Daily non-stop service to Moscow from Göteborg Landvetter with Aeroflot

​​Daily non-stop service to Moscow from Göteborg Landvetter with Aeroflot

Press Releases   •   Sep 05, 2018 08:00 GMT

In October, Aeroflot will launch daily non-stop service to Moscow from Göteborg Landvetter Airport. It is the first direct route that the Russian carrier is opening at a regional airport in Scandinavia. Moscow is an important destination for western Sweden, both for leisure and business travellers, and the route also gives smooth further access to Aeroflot´s destinations in Asia.

More air traffic with easyJet from Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Berlin

More air traffic with easyJet from Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Berlin

Press Releases   •   Aug 31, 2018 05:00 GMT

easyJet continues to expand its operations at Stockholm Arlanda Airport. Since March this year, the airline offers 14 departures a week to Berlin-Tegel from Stockholm Arlanda. Beginning October 28, easyJet will add six weekly departures to Berlin Schönefeld Airport.

Passenger statistics for Swedavia, July 2018

Passenger statistics for Swedavia, July 2018

Press Releases   •   Aug 03, 2018 08:00 GMT

The total number of passengers who flew to or from one of Swedavia’s ten airports in July 2018 was 3,949,000, which is an increase of more than 1 per cent compared to the same period last year. The number of international passengers increased 1 per cent, and the number of domestic passengers also increased 1 per cent.