Volotea reached 650,000 passengers on 4,000 flights from Bilbao Airport in 2023

Volotea reached 650,000 passengers on 4,000 flights from Bilbao Airport in 2023
Volotea reached 650,000 passengers on 4,000 flights from Bilbao Airport in 2023

This airline has operated almost 4,000 flights from Bilbao in 2023, which is 29% more than the previous year, and has transported almost 650,000 passengers, 39% more than in 2022. With an offer of more than 700,000 seats, 43% more than in 2022, Bilbao is positioned as one of Volotea’s fastest growing bases in 2023, according to the company.

Volotea operated 23 routes from Bilbao last year with a 93% occupancy rate, data described as “very positive” by the company’s CEO, Carlos Muñoz. By 2024, the airline plans to operate 26 routes from the Biscayan capital and offer more than 800,000 seats on 4,600 flights. The new connections are to Bari, Castellón and Murcia.

Volotea directly employs 135 people at its Bilbao base and generates 730 indirect jobs.

31/01/2024