easyJet moves into Terminal 1 at Lisbon airport
“As of October 30, easyJet will move its operations to Terminal 1 at Lisbon airport, reinforcing its role as the number 2 airline in the Portuguese capital”, the company underlined, specifying that the “decision, requested by ANA – Aeroportos de Portugal, provides all passengers with greater comfort and makes the travel experience both easier and better”.
The carrier also said that from October 30, “it will also start operating to new destinations revealed following the allocation of 18 daily slots at Lisbon Airport, including Barcelona, Toulouse, Zurich and Milan Bergamo. “.
The busiest winter ever
“The strengthening of easyJet’s position at Lisbon Airport with the move to Terminal 1, together with the continued expansion of its network, marks the start of what will be the busiest winter season in Lisbon’s history. the company in Portugal, with 4.8 million seats available, an increase of 51% compared to the pre-pandemic period”.
“This opportunity, combined with our recent expansion of operations in the Portuguese capital, provides a better travel experience, especially for passengers traveling on business and who, therefore, travel more frequently between European cities,” said José Lopes. , Country Manager of easyJet Portugal. .
In June, the European Commission awarded TAP’s 18 daily slots at Lisbon airport to EasyJet.