News > Media Centre

Latest news from London City Airport

CityJet launches first route into Germany from start of winter schedule - Munster-Osnabruck

17/07/2012

CityJet, the airline that flies from the heart of London, is launching its first route into Germany from the start of the winter schedule.  The daily service to Münster-Osnabruck airport will commence on 29 October 2012.

Schedule from 29 October 2012

From London City to Munster-Osnabruck, Germany

Date   Departure Time   Arrival Time  
Monday - Thursday   07:35   10:15  
Friday   14:30   17:10  
Saturday   07:55   10:35  
Sunday   16:00   18:40  

From Munster-Osnabruck to London City

Date   Departure Time   Arrival
Monday - Thursday   10:45   11:25
Friday   17:40   18:20
Saturday   11:05   11:45
Sunday   19:20   20:00

 
The new route increases CityJet’s network to 19 European destinations across Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and the UK.

The city of Münster is the sustainable energy and green capital of Germany and is a popular location for both science and technology conferences.  In addition, Münster is at the heart of one of Germany’s strongest performing economic areas, with a large number of expanding SMEs based locally. As well as this, Osnabruck and Dortmund are both key university cities within easy reach of the airport, with strong science and IT based economies.
 
Christine Ourmières, CityJet CEO, said: “Münster is at the forefront of hosting conferences and events for the green technologies industry.  By starting services to Münster, CityJet is expanding its appeal to the UK MiCE industry as well as facilitating a new trade corridor for the rapidly expanding British green technologies and renewable energies market. 
 
“There is also strong inbound demand for a direct route to the heart of London from Münster given the large number of SMEs based in the airport’s catchment area. In addition, our new route will open up the cultural and historic heart of the Westphalia region of Germany to families and couples looking for a relaxed weekend break.”
 
The historic city of Münster has stayed true to its medieval past, with ancient houses, stunning squares and imposing churches. Being the bicycle capital of Germany, Münster is a cyclist’s paradise with two bicycles to every resident and a car free ring road around the city allowing easy access to its hip, cosmopolitan social scene. 
 
Likewise Osnabruck has plenty to offer leisure visitors, brimming with culture there are an array of museums and historic sights to explore. Not to mention a bustling city centre with plenty of popular drinking spots and upmarket restaurants to choose from. 
 
As well as adding a new route to its network, CityJet is also more than doubling flights from London City to Brive for the summer holiday period.  In addition to the return flights on Fridays and Sundays, CityJet has added flights on Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays until the 29th August as a result of high demand for travel to the Dordogne. 

Search news stories

Get in touch.

For more on media relations.

For enquiries regarding specific flights, routes or aircraft please contact the airline directly.

Picture of Andrew

Andrew Scott
PR Manager

Tel: +44 (0)203 203 2497

Email Andrew directly >
Picture of Charlotte

Charlotte Beeching
Corporate Communications Director

Tel: +44 (0)207 646 0132

Email Charlotte directly >

Out of hours urgent media enquiries only: 07801 579 273 / 07747 103 884

Please note - the press office does not deal with marketing, advertising or sponsorship. Please contact the switchboard on 0207 646 0000/88 and ask for the relevant department.

LCY Tweets

@perevod1 Give BA a call on 0844 493 0787
@perevod1 unfortunately no keys handed in, we'll let you know if they turn up.
@Blueminiman We apologise for the poor experience with us and ask you to bear with us whilst we work to improve.
@Blueminiman Sorry to read this, we are working on bringing you more space with 600+ new seats coming soon.
@perevod1 We'll check with the team
RT @Labbetts: I spotted the apocalyptic cloud whilst landing at @LondonCityAir last night #Heathrow #lightning @standardnews https://t.co/v…
@Labbetts Wow what a shot!
@wm86 Excellent news!
@lucyrawsome OK, anything else whilst we're here?
@lucyrawsome Don't worry we won't tell @HeathrowAirport! We'll see what we can do about those Eastern European cities..
Discover more than just Edinburgh castle with our guide to the #hiddengems in Edinbugh https://t.co/QaB9fwQ41W https://t.co/1t14jPpg7i
@celestialcow We'll certainly pass this on, if you'd like to give us more info please email on online@lcy.co.uk
@youngram83 you only need to be at the airport 20mins before your flight. (2/2)
@youngram83 the DLR starts running from around 5.20am & if you've checked in online prior to your flight...(1/2)
@youngram83 Hi, where are you coming from and what time is your flight?
@ElaineCremin Excellent, well have a great flight. You're in for some great views on take off today!
@AlexSwallow Welcome, where are you flying to today?
@ElaineCremin Welcome to LCY, where are you flying to today?
@AnttiHemminki Have a great flight!
Follow Us Facebook Twitter YouTube icon Youtube instagram icon Instagram

Sign up. For news on competitions, new routes and articles. Be the first to know with our newsletter.

Parking

Car parking pre-book online.

Save up to 60% >

Holiday

Book your holiday.

Click here now >

LCY icon

London City Airport

See all destinations >.

Sign up. For news on competitions, new routes and articles. Be the first to know with our newsletter:
Submit >