After a two year suspension in March 2020 due to the pandemic, Korean Air will resume three weekly flights to Rome from September 1st, as well as three weekly flights to Barcelona from September 2, 2022.
On Friday (July 29, 2022) Korean Air announced that after being suspended since March 2020 due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the carrier will resume service to Rome and Barcelona. Service from Seoul Incheon (ICN) to Rome’s Leonardo Da Vinci Airport (FSO) will resume on September 1st, with three weekly flights on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Starting September 2, 2022, the carrier will also resume three weekly flights to Barcelona’s El Prat Airport (BCN) with services on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
In Friday’s announcment, Korean Air’s General Manager and Director of the Western Europe Regional Office, Mr. Jumin Kim, said,
“We are excited to welcome passengers back to Rome and Barcelona after two and a half years. The European market is recovering faster than expected, and we are seeing a strong comeback in travel demand. We have recently resumed our Milan and Vienna routes and increased capacity on other routes. We will continue to closely monitor market trends and reinstate our remaining network accordingly as we work towards full recovery.”
Source: Korean Air