Slovenian carrier Adria Airways will being a twice-weekly service the Slovenian capital city of Ljubljana in May next year. Tony McDonough reports
Adria Airways is to become the latest airline to operate from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) after announcing a new route to Slovenia.
From next summer, the Slovenian carrier will start a twice-weekly service the the Slovenian capital city of Ljubljana. The first flight will take off on May 20 and operate until October 24.
The service will operate on Saturdays and Wednesdays using an 86-seat CRJ900 aircraft. Adria, which is a Star Alliance member, is the fourth new airline to announce operations from Liverpool taking the total up to nine.
Ljubljana is known for its university population and green spaces, including Tivoli Park. The curving Ljubljanica River is lined by outdoor cafes and divides the city’s old town from its commercial hub.
The city has many museums, including the National Museum of Slovenia, displaying historic exhibitions, and the Museum of Modern Art, home to 20th-century Slovene paintings and sculptures.
Bookings can now be made via Adria Airways by clicking here or alternatively customers can contact LPLHolidays@myriadtavel.co.uk to book ATOL protected holidays to Slovenia from Liverpool John Lennon Airport.
Paul Winfield, director of aviation development for LJLA, said: “We are delighted to welcome our latest carrier, Adria Airways to Liverpool. Adria will continue to serve the North West market, with an enhanced product, from Liverpool John Lennon Airport.”