Belavia Airlines opens flights to Odessa
October 25, 2015 "Belavia" opened daily flight on the route Minsk-Odessa-Minsk.
Odessa became the second Ukrainian destination in the route network of the Belarusian carrier after Kiev. The purpose of flight to Odessa of thr first passengers is leisure and business meetings.
"The need for the opening of direct flights between Odessa and Minsk is long overdue. New flight from Odessa International Airport, will undoubtedly contribute to the development of social, cultural and economic ties between the two countries ", - said Vitaly Portyanko, director of "International airport "Odessa".
The flights will be operated daily, with departure from Minsk at 13.00, from Odessa - at 14.20 local time. Journey time will be only - 1 hr. 30 min. The flights will be carried out on the Boeing 737-500 aircraft.
The cost of a one way ticket is 98 euros and 150 euros for round-trip, including fees and taxes.
"We considered the possibility of opening of the flight in the summer of this year, as the Odessa - a popular vacation spot of the Belarusians. And next summer, our citizens will be able to more quickly reach the sea. Also opening this flight for us a good opportunity to develop transit traffic through Minsk. Docking comfortable, and the minimum waiting time ", - said General Director of OJSC" Airline "Belavia" Anatoly Gusarov.
There are a lot of convenient connections available for Odessa flight passengers at the Minsk National Airport such as Almaty, Astana, Ashgabat, Baku, Batumi, Krasnodar, Kaliningrad, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Tbilisi and Tehran.