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User currently offlinedavid_itl From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2001, 7814 posts, RR: 13
Posted (4 years 7 months 1 week 8 hours ago) and read 2787 times:
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Showing as a 3 weekly service to book on their website. Start date 27th March 2012.

Operates Tuesday and Thursday - times at CWL 11:55 to 12:35
Operates Saturday - times at CWL 14:35 to 15:15

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User currently offlinesimpsondude From UK - Scotland, joined May 2010, 64 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (4 years 7 months 1 week 8 hours ago) and read 2702 times:

Great news for CWL.
Seems a bit of an odd destination for them to serve. Wonder if we'll start to see Vueling at other UK airports soon. Maybe MAN or EDI?

User currently offlinetrintocan From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2000, 3297 posts, RR: 4
Reply 2, posted (4 years 7 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 2641 times:

Finally some great news for CWL! With WW leaving the airport this very weekend, to hear of a new route is excellent. May VY do well with this new venture. It seems fairly obvious that they are starting to expand to other UK airports beside LHR and have avoided the massive orange presence at BRS - which would nonetheless be their main competitor. It means now that for the public of South Wales there is a local choice.


Hop to it, fly for life!
User currently offlinejmc757 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2000, 1315 posts, RR: 6
Reply 3, posted (4 years 7 months 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 2579 times:

Small progress, but Cardiff needs it! How they couldn't persuade them to do a Malaga is beyond me though!

User currently offlineredhair From Spain, joined Apr 2011, 54 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (4 years 7 months 1 week 1 hour ago) and read 2448 times:

Quoting jmc757 (Reply 3):

Vueling offers connections through BCN so no worries about it, somehow they offer it  

User currently offlinenighthawk From UK - Scotland, joined Sep 2001, 5361 posts, RR: 30
Reply 5, posted (4 years 7 months 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 2360 times:

Quoting simpsondude (Reply 1):
Wonder if we'll start to see Vueling at other UK airports soon. Maybe MAN or EDI?

Vueling flew to EDI in summer 2010, but the route seems to have been dropped now. Ryanair currently fly EDI-BCN, so I doubt we will see Vueling back any time soon

That'll teach you
User currently offlinesantos From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2007, 768 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (4 years 7 months 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 2317 times:

I was hoping for an Air Nostrum service to MAD from either CWL or BRS, but Vueling is a good surprise too.

User currently offlineMIAspotter From Spain, joined Nov 2001, 3031 posts, RR: 24
Reply 7, posted (4 years 7 months 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 2280 times:

Quoting santos (Reply 6):

I was hoping for an Air Nostrum service to MAD from either CWL or BRS, but Vueling is a good surprise too.

Yeah and priced through the roof!

Anyways, good news for Vueling and glad to see some expansion as well, looking on their website they will also offer flights to ARN, CPH, Aalborg, Brest and the aforementioned CWL.

Routes starting in March.

I did a dummy booking BCN-CPH, it can be done as a weekender trip (FRI-SUN) but its priced now at 200€  


I think, therefore I don´t fly Ryanair.
User currently offlineLuftyMatt From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2009, 541 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (4 years 7 months 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 2127 times:

Good for CWL, it's about time they had some good news! I really hope this route is a success for them  

chase the sun
User currently offlinedowntown273 From Spain, joined Aug 2005, 355 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (4 years 7 months 6 days 16 hours ago) and read 1944 times:

What Vueling should do is compete with UK & Ireland carriers from the Spanish side. Set up a big base down in AGP and throw flights to the UK...

If you add all UK-AGP flights that's over 50 daily flights right now; and it's not even summer anymore. All of them operated by British and Irish airlines. I guess the figure can go up to 75 daily in summer peak period.

And AGP is just an example.

User currently offlinejessbp From UK - Wales, joined Dec 2010, 75 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (4 years 7 months 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 1838 times:

Nice to see my local airport get some good news for a change. If Vueling can make a go of things, great. Their best bet around here would be a flight to alicante. My uncle has been flying ww for years on that route, several times a year. Now he's having to go with easy jet from brs. For him,living in Cardiff, the airport was convenient.

Sadly though, without new routes, cwl well end up seeing more traffic from BA for maintenance that actual passenger traffic.

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