The VINCI Airports group is getting ready for the winter at its airport Chambéry Savoie Mont Blanc. The airline Jet2 is coming back, with scheduled flights from five airports in the UK: Manchester, London, Leeds, Birmingham and Bristol. Of these five destinations, Bristol and Leeds are new. There will be six flights a week from December 2021 to mid-April 2022. Flights are already available and can be booked via www.jet2.com
“We are very pleased to be working with Jet2 again. After the Covid crisis, it is a very positive sign for local tourism. We are looking forward to welcoming British passengers this winter in our airport,” says Mylène Leuly, Director of Chambéry Savoie Mont Blanc airport.
Visitors from the UK can also fly to the heart of the French Alps with British Airways. BA CityFlyer will be offering regular flights from Southampton and London City to Chambéry Savoie Mont Blanc airport.
Chambéry Savoie Mont Blanc airport is the easiest gateway to France’s most popular ski resorts: Paradiski, Les Trois Vallées, Tignes, Val d’Isère, Les Arcs, La Rosière and many more. It’s a small airport, meaning that passengers will be swiftly on their way to their final destinations.
To ensure the protection of passengers and employees alike, VINCI Airports has implemented sanitary measures in all its airports, including cleaning and disinfection of areas and equipment, hydro-alcoholic gel at various distribution points, and signs reminding passengers about social distancing.
Chambéry Savoie Mont Blanc airport is operated by VINCI Airports on behalf of the Council of Savoie. Ideally located between lakes and mountains, it is the best gateway to the major ski resorts of the French Alps. In 2019, around 186,000 passengers flew to the airport via the dedicated business aviation terminal, its nine scheduled European flights and its ski charter flights operated by a dozen tour operators, mainly British, Scandinavian and Russian.
VINCI Airports, the top player in the international airport sector, manages the development and operations of 45 airports located across 12 European countries, as well as in Asia and the USA.
Through its expertise as a comprehensive integrator, VINCI Airports develops, finances, builds and operates airports, leveraging its investment capability, international network and know-how to optimise the management and performance of existing airport infrastructure, facility extensions, new construction and green transition. VINCI Airports is the first airport operator to have committed to an environmental strategy in 2016, aiming to achieve net zero emissions over all of its network by 2050.