S7 Airlines will perform flights from St. Petersburg to Lyon at the end of the year
“S7 Airlines will start regular flights from St. Petersburg to Lyon since December 29, 2017”, - reported the carrier's press service.
Direct flights from Pulkovo Airport will be performed weekly on Fridays. Departure from St. Petersburg is at 7:05, arrival to Lyon airport - at 8:35 of local time. The return flight will depart at 9:25 and arrive to Pulkovo at 14:55. Flights will be carried out by Airbus A319.
"Since December travelers from St. Petersburg can make direct flights to Lyon, from which it is easy to reach the popular resorts in French Alps - Chamonix and Val d'Isère. On the other hand, the direction will be interesting for lovers of sightseeing tourism. Lyon is one of the largest cities in the country with a rich history", - said the Commercial Director of S7 Group I. Veretennikov.
In the new winter schedule of S7 Airlines, there will be other European ski destinations from St. Petersburg. From the end of December direct weekly flights from Pulkovo airport will be performed to Austria's Salzburg and Innsbruck, Italian Verona and Turin.
Yury Mishchenko, graduated from Moscow Institute of Foreign Languages, has more than 15 years experience in tourism and travel. Working both in tour operator company as destination manager, and in travel agency as sales manager, he is focused on analysis of Russian tour operators’ daily routine. Recently, Yury works in Baginet Marketing and Sales Agency.