New routes from Edinburgh and Manchester to Madeira by easyjet
Easyjet increases its operation to Madeira, with new routes from Edinburgh and Manchester.
Since last 3rd of February 2015, easyjet started to fly from Edinburgh to Madeira, with two weekly flights.
Madeira Airport regains a direct connection to the capital of Scotland, that had been lost since 2009 when FlyGlobespanended operations due to bankruptcy.
Since 14th of February, easyjet is flying from Manchester to Madeira, also with two weekly frequencies. Easyjet flies to Madeira since 2007, keeping two daily frequencies from Lisbon, six weekly frequencies from London Gatwick and three weekly frequencies from Bristol.
This extension of operation represents an increase of over 32 thousand potential arriving passengers to Madeira Airport. In 2014, easyjet transported over 348 thousand passengers to Madeira Airport, occupying the 2nd position at the ranking of TOP airlines with a market share of 14%.