AEGEAN and Volotea Sign Code-share Agreement
Following their agreement, a total of 100 international routes to Greece flown by the two airlines will be codeshared and offered through each company’s website and distribution systems.
The 100 city-pairs they have agreed to commercialize are from/to various Italy, France, Spain destinations such as Venice, Verona, Naples, Genova, Lyon, Bordeaux, Marseille, Madrid and Barcelona, as well as Greek destinations including Athens, Heraklion, Corfu, Mykonos, Zakynthos and Rhodes.
“As leisure travel gradually returns, we are pleased to initiate this new cooperation with Volotea. The code-share agreement will provide both our passengers significant additional number of direct flight options between the Greek islands and mainland and Italy, France and Spain both through our website and travel agents,” said Dimitris Gerogiannis, CEO of AEGEAN.
According to Volotea Founder and CEO Carlos Muñoz, the two airlines have selected routes that their clients will be very interested in.
“We have put together a very important number of destinations, which will cater for the increased offer of this summer. This agreement will offer both Volotea and AEGEAN a considerable growth opportunity since all the routes selected have no overlap,” he added.
With more than 20 codeshare partners, primarily with Star Alliance but also with other airlines in Canada, the Balkan region and the Gulf, AEGEAN provides additional reach to 13 countries and a larger network worldwide, offering destinations in Europe, Egypt, Ethiopia and South Africa, the Middle East and the Arabian peninsula, Singapore, Australia and Canada.
It is reminded that Intermodal Air is the General Sales Agent of Volotea in Greece.