easyJet expands with 70 new routes in 2010

easyJet airplane - photo by WexDub2009 wasn't a very good year for budget airlines with plenty of route and airport closures. However, easyJet has pledged 70 new routes in 2010, which is a huge expansion for Europe's 2nd largest budget airline.



As we've previously covered, 10 easyJet routes were revealed back in November 2009.


On 4 January 2010, these 21 routes were announced:

Route Starting on Days Base fares
One way / Return inc taxes
Liverpool – Bodrum 11 June Mon & Fri £30.99 / £63.18
Bristol – Dalaman, Turkey 16 July Mon, Fri & Sun £42.99 / £74.98
Bristol - Bodrum 17 July Tue, Thu & Sat £30.99 / £63.18
Bristol - Heraklion 17 July Wed & Sat £24.99 / £50.98
Stansted - Bodrum 15 May Tue, Thu & Sat £30.99 / £68.18
Stansted – Dalaman, Turkey 14 May Mon, Wed, Fri & Sun £26.99 / £59.18
Stansted – Dubrovnik, Croatia 15 May Tue, Thu & Sat £26.99 / £48.98
Stansted – Split, Croatia 14 May Mon, Wed, Fri & Sun £26.99 / £54.98
Amsterdam - Prague 14 May Daily €33.99 / €60.98
Geneva - Faro 03 April Thu & Sat €26.99 / €53.98
Geneva - Heraklion 19 June Tue & Sat €35.99 / €62.98
Geneva - Brindisi 03 April Thu & Sat €25.99 / €52.98
Paris Charles de Gaulle – Palma 10 July Mon, Tue, Thu, Sat & Sun €35.99 / €63.98
Paris Charles de Gaulle – Split, Croatia 10 July Tue, Thu & Sat €35.99 / €66.98
Paris Charles de Gaulle – Prague 28 March Daily €35.99 / €62.98
Paris Charles de Gaulle – Malaga 14 May Daily €27.99 / €66.98
Paris Charles de Gaulle – Toulouse 28 March Twice Daily €35.99 / €64.98
Rome Fiumicino - Malta 12 March Daily €25.99 / €52.98
Rome Fiumicino - Nice 12 March Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sun €25.99 / €54.98
Milan Malpenza – Mahon   Tue, Thu & Sat €24.99 / €50.98
Paris Orly - Venice 28 March 2 x daily €31.99 / €64.98
 

Before then, 31 routes were announced on 10 December 2009:

Route Start Date Frequency Base fares
one way / return inc taxes
Bristol – Paphos 14 April Mon, Wed, Sat, Sun £ 32.99/64.98
Bristol – Tenerife 30 March Tue, Fri, Sat £ 35.99/68.81
Doncaster – Amsterdam 19 April Daily £ 24.99/52.98
Doncaster – Barcelona 19 April Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun £ 24.99/ 47.81
Doncaster - Faro 19 April Mon, Wed, Thu, Sat £ 26.99/ 51.98
Doncaster – Palma de Mallorc 20 April Tue, Thu, Sat £ 26.99/ 52.81
Doncaster - Prague 20 April Tue, Fri, Sun £ 26.99 / 48.98
Edinburgh - Lisbon 4 May Tue, Thu, Sun £ 28.99/ 53.98
London Gatwick – Bordeaux 28 March Daily £ 29.99/ 52.15
Liverpool – Rhodes 12 June Wed, Sun £ 26.99/ 58.98
Manchester - Zurich 30 April Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun £ 26.99/ 54.98
Manchester – Sharm El Sheik 30 April Wed, Fri, Sun £ 76.99/ 110.81
Manchester – Mahon 1 May Tue, Thu, Sat £ 28.99/ 51.81
Amsterdam - Split 10 July Tue, Thu, Sat EUR 38.99/ 69.98
Basel - Nantes 25 June Tue, Fri, Sat CHF 39.95/ 79.40
Basel - Split 26 June Wed, Sat CHF 39.95/ 85.90
Basel - Thessaloniki 30 March Tue, Fri, Sun CHF 39.95/ 81.90
Basel - Ajaccio 26 June Sat, Sun CHF 31.95/ 75.40
Dortmund – Palma de Mallorca 3 April Sat, Sun EUR 33.99/ 68.98
Rome Fiumicino - Dubrovnik 11 July Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun EUR 21.99/ 42.98
Rome Fiumicino - Heraklion 10 July Tue, Thu, Sat EUR 32.99/ 63.98
Rome Fiumicino - Ibiza 10 July Daily EUR 25.99/ 53.98
Rome Fiumicino - Mykonos 11 July Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun EUR 32.99/ 63.98
Rome Fiumicino – Palma de Mallorca 11 July Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun EUR 28.99/ 56.98
Rome Fiumicino - Split 10 July Tue, Thu, Sat EUR 23.99/ 50.98
Ibiza - Naples 11 July Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat EUR 27.99/ 56.98
Ibiza - Venice 10 July Tue, Thu, Sat EUR 24.99/ 53.98
Milan Malpensa - Bordeaux 30 April Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun EUR 23.99/ 50.98
Milan Malpensa - Corfu 10 July Tue, Thu, Sat EUR 32.99/ 63.98
Milan Malpensa - Thessaloniki 28 March Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun EUR 32.99/ 63.98
Milan Malpensa - Santorini 11 July Tue, Thu, Sat EUR 32.99/ 63.98
Paris Orly – Mykonos 10 July Tue, Thu, Sat EUR 35.99/ 74.98
Paris Orly - Olbia 10 July Tue, Sat EUR 38.99/ 79.98
Paris Orly – Palermo (Sicily) 11 July Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun EUR 35.99/ 56.98
Berlin Schoenefeld - Corfu 3 July Tue, Thu, Sat EUR 30.99/ 64.98
Berlin Schoenefeld - Split 3 July Tue, Thu, Sat EUR 30.99/ 61.98

This is all fantastic news for European travelers, with very strong expansions in the continental hubs as well as England.

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Last updated by Jack on 07 January, 2010 in Travel News.

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