Norwegian reports continued passenger growth with full long-haul flights in September

Press Releases   •   Oct 06, 2015 07:00 BST

Continued passenger growth and solid load factors were the key factors in Norwegian’s September traffic figures. More than 2.4 million customers flew with the airline this month. The load factor was 88.2 percent and long-haul operations contributed considerably to the positive traffic figures.


Norwegian and UNICEF to fly emergency aid to Syrian refugees

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2015 07:00 BST

- Norwegian launches “Help us fill a plane!” website to encourage UK passengers to make a donation to emergency flight


Norwegian voted Best in Europe at prestigious Passenger Choice Awards

Press Releases   •   Sep 29, 2015 10:00 BST

Norwegian, the world’s fastest-growing airline, won two prestigious Passenger Choice Awards at the annual ​APEX Awards Ceremony last night during the ​APEX EXPO in Portland, Oregon. The airline won the categories Best in Region: Europe and Best In-flight Publication, for N by Norwegian Magazine. It was the second year in a row Norwegian was named Best in Region: Europe by passengers.


Norwegian announces plans for low-cost direct flights from Cork to Boston, New York and Barcelona

Press Releases   •   Sep 25, 2015 12:44 BST

- Cork to Boston services planned for May 2016 and Cork to New York planned for 2017 Norwegian, Europe’s third largest low-cost airline, has today announced plans to launch new direct low-cost transatlantic services from Cork to Boston and New York – the new routes will be the only transatlantic flights to operate from Cork Airport.


Norwegian’s sales team takes off in pursuit of UK growth

Press Releases   •   Sep 22, 2015 09:39 BST

Norwegian, Europe’s third largest low-cost carrier, today announces the appointment of Dominic Tucker as Head of Sales UK who joins Mitchell Hawes, Sales Manager UK&I to bolster the fast-growing airline’s sales capacity and cement its growth in the UK.


Norwegian is voted Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2015 by the World Travel Awards

Press Releases   •   Sep 06, 2015 07:00 BST

Norwegian was yesterday (Saturday, 5th September) named Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2015 by the renowned World Travel Awards, one of the travel industry's most prestigious awards.


European holidaymakers and long-haul traffic boost Norwegian’s traffic figures for August

Press Releases   •   Sep 04, 2015 07:00 BST

Passenger growth and solid load factors characterize Norwegian’s traffic figures in August. More than 2.5 million customers flew with the airline this month and the load factor was close to 90 percent. Increased long-haul traffic and holidaymakers in the UK and Europe contributed to the positive traffic figures.


Norwegian increases frequent flyer incentives for corporate customers

Press Releases   •   Sep 02, 2015 08:00 BST

Low-cost airline Norwegian has increased the amount of rewards companies can earn on all flights. Flights to long-haul destinations are also now included for the first time offering a huge boost to business travellers using Norwegian’s links to key business destinations like New York, LA and Boston.


Norwegian increases its long-haul fleet and acquires two new Dreamliners

Press Releases   •   Aug 27, 2015 06:00 BST

Norwegian has signed an agreement to acquire an additional two new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners, enabling the company to launch even more long-haul routes. Both aircraft are scheduled to enter service in summer 2017. The 787-9 is larger than the eight 787-8s that Norwegian currently operates on its long-haul routes. With this new agreement, the long-haul fleet will consist of 19 Dreamliners by 2018.


Norwegian launch the UK’s cheapest flight to Boston at £179

Press Releases   •   Aug 18, 2015 07:00 BST

Low-cost airline Norwegian has today put on sale the UK’s cheapest flights to Boston with fares from £179 one way. The brand new flights went on sale at and will offer the only direct link between London Gatwick and Boston Logan – launching on 13 May 2016.

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About Norwegian

Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA, commercially branded “Norwegian”, is a low-cost airline listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. Norwegian is the world's seventh largest low-cost airline. The company reported its highest ever passenger figures in a single year with almost 24 million passengers in 2014. Norwegian has a route portfolio that stretches across Europe into North Africa and the Middle East, as well as long-haul flights to the US and Southeast Asia. The company has over 400 routes to more than 130 destinations and employs approximately 5,500 people. The company has several hundred undelivered aircraft on firm order. Norwegian was founded in 1993 and its headquarter is in Fornebu, Norway. Norwegian offers better leg room than most competitors, in-flight WiFi on short haul, a fleet of around 100 aircraft with an average age of only four years; one of the youngest fleets in the world. In 2013, 2014 and 2015, Norwegian was voted Europe’s best low-cost carrier of the year by the renowned SkyTrax World Airline Awards. Norwegian was also the first airline to be awarded the World's best low-cost long-haul airline in 2015 by SkyTrax. In 2014, Norwegian also won three prizes at the prestigious Passenger Choice Awards for Best Airline in Europe, Best Inflight Connectivity & Communications and Best Single Achievement in Passenger Experience for its moving map on the 787 Dreamliners. In addition, Norwegian was awarded Europe's best low-cost airline by for the second year running.

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