The FINANCIAL -- Dublin Airport is delighted to welcome the launch of Air Arabia Maroc’s new twice weekly scheduled service to the Moroccan city of Agadir.
The new service will operate on Wednesdays and Saturdays, according to Dublin Airport.
Welcoming the new service, Dublin Airport Managing Director Vincent Harrison said “We are delighted to welcome Air Arabia Maroc to Dublin Airport and to Ireland. Agadir is an exciting cultural as well as a great winter sun destination with lots to offer. The new scheduled service provides further choice and flexibility for passengers.”
Air Arabia Maroc, which was established in April 2009, is Morocco’s largest low cost carrier and part of the Air Arabia Group. It currently operates flights to 48 European routes from five cities in Morocco: Casablanca, Fez, Tangier, Marrakech and Nador. Its new Agadir base will have flights to seven European cities including Dublin.
The new Air Arabia Maroc route to Agadir is one of 14 new services being launched at Dublin Airport this year.
More than 20 million passengers have travelled through Dublin Airport in the first eight months of the year, which is a 6% increase on the same period in 2016.
Dublin Airport welcomed 1.2 million additional passengers between January and August.
Dublin Airport has direct flights to more than 185 destinations in 41 countries operated by a total of 47 airlines.