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New airline Blue Islands announces new route from Guernsey for summer 2017

New airline Blue Islands announces new route to Guernsey for summer 2017

Roald Dahl Plass at dusk, Cardiff Bay
Roald Dahl Plass at dusk, Cardiff Bay


Blue Islands, Flybe’s newest franchise partner, has confirmed the addition of a new direct service to Wales’ national airport in Cardiff from Guernsey in the Channel Islands for the summer 2017 season. Flights are bookable now from £39.99 one way at

Flights from Guernsey will begin on Tuesday 2 May 2017 and will operate three times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays throughout next summer until 30th September, on board Blue Islands' 68-seat ATR 72 aircraft, with a flight time of just one hour.


Flight schedule from 2 May 2017


Guernsey to Cardiff

Tuesday, Thursday



Cardiff to Guernsey
Tuesday, Thursday



Debra Barber, Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer at Cardiff Airport, said: “It’s great to welcome another airline to Cardiff Airport. The franchise agreement between Blue Islands and Flybe is an innovative way to offer our customers even more choice and value for money...This offers residents the perfect opportunity to visit Wales and to discover all that our stunning country has to offer.”


Flights can be booked by visiting the Flybe website


Published 2 December 2016


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