Osaka, Hong Kong, Delhi and Phuket increased for Winter 2018/19 ...
Finnair adds long-haul frequencies to Osaka, Hong Kong, Delhi and Phuket for Winter 2018/19
In line with the airline’s growth strategy, Finnair has today announced increased frequencies across its
network of destinations in Asia for the Winter 2018/19 season. The Edinburgh to Helsinki route will
also be expanded to a year-round service from 25 March 2018.
Finnair’s route from Helsinki to Osaka will now become daily during the winter season with two
additional frequencies. Two additional frequencies will be added to the Hong Kong route, for a total of
12 weekly frequencies. Finnair’s route to Delhi will also become a daily service during the winter
season and a fourth weekly frequency will also be added to the Phuket route as of 10 December.
Finnair will continue the non-stop flights to Ivalo and Kittilä in Finnish Lapland from London Gatwick
following the success of the inaugural Winter 2017/18 season for the routes. The Helsinki to Rovaniemi
route will also be serviced by an additional daily flight on weekdays.
Continuing with its growth strategy, Finnair will be receiving its twelfth A350 aircraft in 2018 and will be
adding several frequencies to its popular long-haul destinations.
Passengers travelling from Scotland will be able to take advantage of the new year-round service to
the Finnish capital city. The route, serviced by a 138-seat Airbus A319 aircraft in a dual business and
economy class configuration will operate three times a week, increasing to five weekly flights during
"Finnair is currently in the largest expansion phase of its history and we are pressing forward by
growing our capacity to popular destinations in Asia and Europe," says Juha Järvinen, Chief
Commercial Officer, Finnair. "These added frequencies will offer our customers more choice and
flexibility for their winter plans."
For more information visit www.finnair.com.