easyJet has announced it will operate a new route from London Southend to Paris Charles de Gaulle.
On sale from today, the new route to the French capital adds further choice for customers across the region, whether they’re looking for a short city break, travelling for business or for connecting passengers.
The route will operate up to four times a week from 29th October 2023 with flights will departing on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays all year round.
Paris will be the fifth destination easyJet now serves from London Southend, alongside Amsterdam, Malaga, Palma Majorca and Faro.
The additional flying is on sale today and comes just 24 hours after easyJet’s inaugural flight to Amsterdam took off yesterday.
Seats are available to book from today on easyJet.com and via the mobile app meaning customers can book early to get the best fares, from £26.99*.
Ali Gayward, easyJet’s UK Country Manager, said: “We are delighted to be launching another route from London Southend, to Paris, a city that really does have something for everyone and is popular for both business and leisure travel in equal measure.
“easyJet is focused on providing our customers more choice and great value when they travel and so by further expanding our services at Southend, we are delighted to be serving our customers a wider range of destinations this summer, all with low fares and the warm welcome our crew are famous for.”
John Upton, London Southend Airport CEO, said: “This announcement is another reminder of our commitment to rebuilding London Southend Airport and a great example of our growth opportunity.
“I’m delighted to learn that London Southend is now the only airport to the east of London and southeast England region flying to Paris.
“We are confident that there is more to come for summer 2024.”