Aer Lingus Regional Launches Summer Seasonal Service Between Dublin and Jersey
Aer Lingus Regional, operated exclusively by Emerald Airlines, has launched new seasonal once weekly service between Dublin and Jersey which will operate on Saturdays. The route will be operated with an ATR 72-600 regional turboprop aircraft.
On Monday (May 30, 2022), Aer Lingus Regional, operated exclusively by Emerald Airlines, announced the launch of new summer seasonal service between Dublin and Jersey. The route will operate once weekly on Saturdays and will be serviced with the latest generation ATR 72-600 regional turboprop aircraft. The ATR 72-600 offers unmatched environmental and economic performance with low fuel consumption and 40 percent less carbon emissions compared to similar capacity regional jets. Celebrating the launch of the new route, Aer Lingus Regional is offering introductory one-way fares from only £49.99, based on a return trip. The carrier also recently commenced service between Dublin and Belfast City.
In Monday’s announcment, Emerald Airlines’ Head of Commercial, Ciarán Smith, said,
“We are delighted to be operating this service between Dublin and Jersey, just in time for summer. Passengers from across Ireland will now have a direct link to Jersey throughout the summer months, making visiting family and friends a whole lot easier. We expect this route to prove popular with those travelling for leisure purposes to the island of Jersey, giving passengers the opportunity to experience Jersey’s renowned beaches and cliffside walking trails - all just a stone’s throw away from Dublin. We look forward to working with both the team at Jersey Airport and our partners in Aer Lingus to ensure the success of this route.”
Also commenting on the route launch, Paul Holley of Jersey Airport’s Route Development Team Manager, said,
“We are delighted to welcome Emerald Airlines, exclusive operator of Aer Lingus Regional to Jersey this summer. The Dublin route has always been a firm favourite and we look forward to working alongside Emerald Airlines as the route gets underway.”
Amanda Burns, Chief Executive Officer of Visit Jersey, added,
“We’re delighted to welcome Emerald Airlines to Jersey this summer, strengthening the island’s connectivity with the Irish market. Whether they’re flying to Jersey for the first time or visiting friends and family, we look forward to showing Irish visitors why Jersey is the perfect hassle-free island escape.”
Dublin-based Emerald Airlines is Ireland’s newest regional carrier and the exclusive operator of the Aer Lingus Regional route network. The airline offers a range of solutions including, franchise, wet-lease and private charter flying. Emerald Airlines’ dedicated team of aviation specialists provide customers with customized fleet solutions. By the end of June 2022, Emerald Airlines will offer over 430 weekly departures across 18 routes. Managed by a team of highly-experienced aviation professionals, Emerald’s mission is to safely and sustainability grow the business through innovation, expertise and a commitment to exceeding the expectations of their customers and airline partners.
Source: Emerald Airlines / Aer Lingus Regional