This week Ryanair announce plans to open a new hub at Dusseldorf Airport in Germany in its latest expansion plans in the key target market of Germany in the wake of Brexit uncertainty in the UK and the collapse of its rival Air Berlin recently.
The new Ryanair flights based at Dusseldorf Airport will begin in June with direct flights to Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura from 28.99 euros one way, which also means that Gran Canaria residents and Fuerteventura residents now have low cost flights to visit Germany.
Tickets for 12 routes from Dusseldorf operated by Laudamotion created from Air Berlin subsidiary Niki and acquired by Ryanair in March will also be sold by the Ryanair website, so that Dusseldorf could also offer low cost flights for residents of Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura to make connections to Alicante, Corfu, Faro and Crete.
It seems that Germany has few low-cost airlines, and account for only around 10% of passengers at German airports, but this new expansion of German airports by Ryanair could make big changes that will benefit German tourists planning to visit Gran Canaria or Fuerteventura from June.
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