Get ready travel fans because you’ll soon be able to fly from Cork to Malta and then the fun will never stop. Announced by Ryanair, the new route will be taking to the skies in March 2019.
This is great news for Cork Airport, with Managing Director Niall McCarthy welcoming the news, saying: “We are thrilled to see our partners Ryanair add Malta as the latest new destination to their extensive route network from Cork.”
“Malta is a fantastic destination, famous for its beautiful coastline, amazing heritage sites, and the capital city Valetta is a real gem. We see Malta as a strong, safe outbound destination which combines food, sun and amazing sights.”
He added: “This is the fourth Ryanair route announcement in as many weeks at Cork Airport following the recent good news that London Luton and Faro will operate from October, while a new service to Poznań, Poland will commence in March 2019.”
Ryanair’s Robin Kiely also commented on the news, saying: “Ryanair is pleased to announce a new Cork route to Malta, commencing in March 2019, which will operate twice weekly as part of our Summer 2019 schedule.”
To celebrate the news, Ryanair have a seat sale priced from just €14.99 and valid for travel from September to October. You can book your next flight at ryanair.com.
Malta is the latest route to be added to Cork Airport’s flight schedule of over 40 destinations, with further growth planned for 2019.
This news cements Cork as Munster’s busiest, and best-connected international airport, and the state’s second largest airport. For more information and to plan your next visit, check out corkairport.com.