Cyprus Airways signs interline agreement with Sky Express

23.09.2019

Cyprus Airways signs interline agreement with Sky Express

23rd  September, 2019

Larnaca, Cyprus – Cyprus Airways has officially signed an interline agreement with the Greek-based carrier, Sky Express. The agreement, which came into effect this September, will offer more travel opportunities to Cyprus Airways passengers as they can continue their journey from Athens or Thessaloniki to other places in Greece and the Greek islands.

More specifically, passengers who fly with Cyprus Airways flights to Athens or Thessaloniki can now continue their journey to 29 airports in Greece and Greek islands with Sky Express flights. This new agreement allows passengers to travel across Sky Express’ network with the convenience of a single ticket reservation. Passengers can book their trip only via their travel agent for the time being.  Bookings through cyprusairways.com will be possible in the near future.

Destinations served via Athens are Astypalaia, Santorini, Syros, Mykonos, Heraklion, Zakynthos, Paros, Karpathos, Ikaria, Kithira, Skiathos, Chios, Milos, Naxos, Corfu, Kos, Kefalonia, Alexandroupoli, Mytilene, Samos, Lemnos, Ioannina, Chania, Kalymnos. Destinations served via Thessaloniki are Corfu, Chios, Samos, Mytilene, Skyros. 

 “We consider our partnership with Sky Express a landmark for Cyprus Airways’ strategy to diversify our services with the aim of offering our passengers more travel opportunities. What makes this specific collaboration important is the fact that we successfully connect Cyprus with 29 more airports in Greece and the Greek Islands through Athens and Thessaloniki with a single, convenient one-stop-shop experience”. stated Natalia Popova, Chief Commercial Officer of Cyprus Airways.

Commercial Manager of Sky Express stated: “The new interline agreement with Cyprus Airways is a key factor to continued aviation growth to maximize the passenger’s benefits and our expanded route network. It is also of paramount importance not only for the Greek economy but also for its contribution to sustainable tourism development. For this reason, Sky Express has incorporated Interline Agreements into its strategic objectives, early on its first day of operations”.

 

About Cyprus Airways

In July 2016, Charlie Airlines Ltd, a Cyprus registered company, won a tender competition for the right to use the trademark Cyprus Airways for a decade. The company launched flights in June 2017.

Cyprus Airways operates flights to Europe, Russia and Middle East. All Cyprus Airways flights operate on modern Airbus A319 aircraft with a capacity of 144 Economy Class seats.

In July 2018, Cyprus Airways has successfully passed the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Operational Safety Audit (IOSA), one of the highest standards in the world for airline operational safety.  In October 2018, the company became a member of International Air Transport Association (IATA). 

 

 

The company’s long-term goal is to contribute in the increase of tourism in Cyprus, while at the same time broadening the horizon for local travellers.

For more information, visit our homepage cyprusairways.com or our sites on Facebook and Instagram.

For media enquiries please contact: Kiki Haida, +357 24 020 976,  kiki.haida@cyprusairways.com


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