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Now we fly to Rome!

17.06.2016

Today at 15.10 from Bydgoszcz Airport departured  first plane to Rome. On this occasion, Airport prepared for passengers many Italian surprises. The connection carried by the Italian airline Mistral Air is the first destination of this line not only in Bydgoszcz Airport, but also in Poland. Flights from Rome-Bydgoszcz-Rome will operate twice a week, on Mondays and Thursdays. The journey will last about 2.5 hours, and passengers will travel by Boeing 737-300 with 148 seats on board. The plane from Rome Fiumicino will depart at 11.55. Landing in Bydgoszcz is scheduled for 14:25. The return journey will start at 15:10 and land at the airport Rome-Fiumicino at 17:35. On the occasion of the inaugural flight on the route Bydgoszcz - Rome Airport prepared for assengers and guests many surprises. The terminal was guarded by Roman legionaries, with which one could make a commemorative photo. There were also traditional inaugural cake and Italian treats. The whole was completed with a mini concert of popular Italian hits. All passengers and visitors also submitted their signatures on a special plaque. On the first plane from Rome to Bydgoszcz came authorities of  Mistral Air and invited journalists who for the next 4 days will be exploring the Kuyavian-Pomeranian region. Guests will be visiting the most important attractions of Bydgoszcz and Torun, to be able to encourage readers to travel to Bydgoszcz. This is the first regular connection to Italy in the 100 year history of Bydgoszcz airport. We hope that it will be used, not only by tourists and pilgrims going to Rome but also Italian tourists, who will use a direct connection to visit Kujawsko-Pomorskie. The connection will also be very attractive for entrepreneurs in our region who are linked to the Italian. - Says Tomasz Moraczewski, Chairman of the Board, Bydgoszcz. Airport This is the second after Frankfurt  connection to such an attractive place. We would like to see Rome permanently in Bydgoszcz Airport flights network. I am convinced that the new route will be attractive to business and pilgrims. We also count on arriving Italian tourists - highlights Marshal Zbigniew Ostrowski from Marshalls Office of Kujawsko-Pomorskie. Mistral Air operates charter routes, regular transport and cargo. The company is present on the market for over 40 years. Since 2002 it is part of the Poste Italiana. In 2013, Mistral Air has handled more than 10,000 flights carrying more than 600,000 passengers. It is one of the most important medium-haul operators, and is the only Italian cargo carrier with a fully Italian capital using jet aircraft. Kujawsko-Pomorskie is now directly connected with Italy. Rome, the eternal city is heaven for tourists, offers a rich history, culture and famous Italian cuisine. Just 30 minutes from the center of Rome are located beautiful beaches and lakes. Let us not forget that Rome is a city of the Pope! - Rosario Fava, President of Mistral Air- We are also working on this to strengthen our presence in Bydgoszcz Airport. Tickets connection Bydgoszcz - Romem are available on the website of the carrier: mistralair.it, and travel agencies. Ticket prices start from 42 Euro.

New Route- Rome!

05.05.2016

Mistral Air launches a new service from Rome Fiumicino to the City of Bydgoszcz with fares starting from as low as €42 (PLN185) On April 28, 2016 Mistral Air  announced the launch of a new service from its base airport in Rome, Fiumicino Leonardo da Vinci Rome to the Port Lotniczy Bydgoszcz Airport.  To celebrate Mistral Air’s new service, the airline is offering one-way fares on the new route for as low as €42 (PLN185) Mistral Air is very excited to launch this new route to the Kujawsko- Pomorskie region said Mark Camilleri, Mistral Air’s Chief Commercial Officer. We believe this route will be a great success because we feel that the Bydgoszcz area and the neighbouring city of Torun has a potential outbound market to Rome, the capital city of Italy.  The local market needs a direct southbound leisure route and Rome offers a perfect destination especially in the summer season.  The Eternal City is a paradise for tourists, offering History, Culture, world famous Italian Cuisine, Fashion, beautiful weather and lovely beaches and lakes just 30 minutes outside the centre of Rome.  Additionally Leonardo Da Vinci Airport provides an extensive network of connections to other Italian cities, Europe and the World.   Mistral Air specializes in the pilgrim market operating regular flights to Mostar (Medjugorie) in Bosnia Herzegovina, Pau (Lourdes) in France, Tel Aviv (Jerusalem) and Lisbon (Fatima).  This year Rome and the Vatican City are attracting millions of visitors after Pope Francis declared 2016 as The Holy Year of Mercy. Additionally Mistral Air will market this route for the Roman outbound market, offering a direct service to western Poland, opening up new unexplored destinations of Bydgoszcz and Torun.    Route details: FCO – BZG – FCO Schedule (Local Time) Flight No Period Days A/C Conf. Dep. STD Arr STA BT M4 110 16JUN16 To 31OCT16 -1--4-- B730-300QC Y148 FCO 11:55 BZG 14:25 2:30 M4 111 16JUN16 To 31OCT16 -1--4-- B730-300QC Y148 BZG 15.10 FCO 17.35 2:30 The new route will operate twice weekly every Monday and Thursday.  Operating in the middle of the day in order to allow for connecting flights. With this new route, Mistral Air will now operate  26 routes from 4 base airports of Rome, Naples, Bari and Catania. The season the new route offers nearly 12,000 seats, with plans to grow the route in the future. Mistral Air is fully owned by Poste Italiane, Italy’s National Postal Service and one of the largest companies in Italy.  The airline has been flying since 1981 and has developed from a cargo operator into Italy’s second largest charter airline.  In 2015 Mistral Air carried over 800.000 passengers 16.500 tons of cargo.  Mistral Air operates a fleet of 11 aircraft (6 Jets and 5 Turboprop) Booking – www.mistralair.it or Travel Agents  

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Additional Bydgoszcz-Frankfurt flight

18.12.2015

Increased number of weekly flights from Kuyavian-Pomeranian area starting in summer 2016  Lufthansa will add an additional frequency to its flight schedule between Frankfurt and Bydgoszcz as of the upcoming summer schedule 2016. This new frequency will increase the number of weekly connections between Bydgoszcz and Frankfurt to a total of five weekly flights. The modern and efficient Bombardier CRJ900 with 90 seats in Business and Economy Class configuration will take off from Frankfurt on Tuesdays at 10.40 CET and land in Bydgoszcz round 12.10 CET. The return flight will take off from Bydgoszcz at 13.40 CET and arrive in Frankfurt round 15.10 CET.

Terminal Development

27.11.2015

Development of the Airport in Bydgoszcz  terminal, will enlarge the departures area of almost 1,000 square meters. The new space will be used by the duty-free shops, restaurant, and a playground for children. All these changes will provide greater comfort for passengers awaiting for departure. The contract for the implementation of the investment was signed with the Bydgoszcz company PW Lech Sp. zoo.

In total, there passengers will be delivered almost 1,000 square meters of new space. The task is divided into several stages. Completion of the reconstruction is scheduled prior to start of the summer season from BZG.

The first stage envisages the expansion of the departures area of the terminal towards the apron. Area available for passengers awaiting departure will be increased by an additional 250 square meters. Modernization will include air conditioning, lighting and localized extra toilets and a room for mothers with children.



As a result of the second stage of investment, an additional area of 720 square meters will be added to departure area. Departing passengers will have access to newspapers kiosk, gastronomy, shops duty-free area, tourists will be able to buy local souvenirs. On the first floor there will also be a comfortable restaurant with a panoramic view of the airfield, and specially designed "air playground" for children waiting with their parents for the trip. Passengers choosing business class travel, including Lufthansa will be able to use modern VIP lounge.

New flights: Krakow!

29.06.2015

  // On Sunday we inaugurated air connection Bydgoszcz- Krakow. You can fly fly to the main city of Malopolska  three times a week - Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The flight takes just 1.5 hours, and it is attractive alternative for 7 hours of car travel, or 8 hours of train travel. Saab aircraft with 33 seats on the board provide a convenient and fast transport. Guaranteed ticket price is 99zł/24Euro (includes all fees). You can book your flight on site: www.sprintair.eu. Detailed schedule of flights: Wednesday SRN701 BZG 7:30 - KRK 8:55 SRN702 KRK 17:30 - BZG 18:50 Friday SRN701 BZG 7:30  - KRK 8:55    SRN702 KRK 17:30 - BZG 18:50 Sunday SRN704 BZG 16:00 - KRK 17:25 SRN705 KRK 18:10 - BZG 19:30


We invite you to see pictures of the inaugural flight!

Inauguracyjny lot SprintAir na trasie Bydgoszcz- Kraków Posted by BZG - Port Lotniczy Bydgoszcz on 28 czerwca 2015

Bus from Toruń to the Airport

02.04.2015

[start]Since 29 March 2015 passengers from Toruń will be able to get to the airport with a special bus service. It has been created for the passengers of Lufthansa's new route Bydgoszcz - Frankfurt to provide convenient and quick access directly to the airpoort. It is the first initiative of this kind in the region and it is an attractive alternative to car or taxi.[stop] The bus will start the route from Rubinkowo II - Bydgoszcz Airport every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, the days in which Lufthansa flights take place. The bus will leave promptly at 11.20am from Rubinkowo II and stop at:
-Rubinkowo Center 11.23,
-Świętopełka 11.30,
-Odrodzenia 11.34,
-Kraszewskiego 11.36, 
-Reja 11.40.
-Arrival at the airport is planned at 12.35. At Bydgoszcz Airport bus will wait for the arrival of the plane from Frankfurt and departure from the airport at 13:10, on Sundays at 12.55. In the case of delay of the arrival of aircraft, bus will wait for passengers up to four hours. Bus ride for Lufthansa passangers with boarding pass valid on the day of travel from Bydgoszcz to Frankfurt or Frankfurt to Bydgoszcz will be free of charge. For accompanying persons round-trip ticket will cost 14 zł normal and 7 zł reduced, in one way - 8 zł normal and 4 zł reduced.

Lufthansa in Bydgoszcz

29.03.2015

The route to Frankfurt will be operated four times a week - on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

Today on 12:25 (scheduled) on our runway will land Embraer E90 in Lufthansa livery. Plane will depart from Frankfurt on 10:55 and the trip will take 1,5 hours. The same machine will take journey back to the German hub at 13:30. Frankfurt Airport is one of the most important airports in the world and the largest of five Lufthansa hub airports.   Monday:
• FRA-BZG 10: 55-12: 25
• BZG-FRA 13: 30-15: 00
 
Wednesday:
• FRA-BZG 10: 55-12: 25
• BZG-FRA 13: 25-14: 55

Friday:
• FRA-BZG 10: 55-12: 25
• BZG-FRA 13: 30-15: 00
 
Sunday:
• FRA-BZG 10: 40-12: 10
• BZG-FRA 13: 25-14: 55

Tickets avilable on LH.com website. For further media information, please contact: Burson-Marsteller Solski
Senior Associate
Anna Wlodarczyk
Tel. +48 602 106 264
awlodarczyk@solskibm.pl

Important information for March

19.02.2015

Dear Passengers!

Due to the closure of our airport between 14th and 28th of March 2015. Ryanair has diverted all their flights to Gdańsk airport. Bydgoszcz Airport would like to inform you that we have organised a free shuttle between the two airports.

To reserve a seat on the shuttle please contact us on transport@bzg.aero