Lufthansa to launch service to Rijeka
- by croatiaweek
- in Business
German flag carrier Lufthansa will launch a new service to the northern Adriatic city of Rijeka next summer.
Lufthansa, who celebrated 50 years of doing business in Croatia last year, will introduce seasonal flights between Munich and Rijeka from 2019.
Lufthansa will maintain a weekly service between the two cities, each Saturday, from May 25, 2019. Rijeka Airport is located near the town of Omišalj on the island of Krk.
Flights will be operated by the ninety-seat Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft. Fellow Star Alliance partner Croatia Airlines also operates the route. The German airline codeshares on its Croatian counterpart’s service between the two cities. Croatia Airlines recently upgraded its Rijeka – Munich flights to year-round operations. Ex-Yu Aviation news writes.
This summer Lufthansa introduced a summer service to Zadar. It also serves Zagreb, Split, Dubrovnik and Pula in Croatia.