In March 2016 Cracow airport handled 363 034 passengers which is 20% more than in March 2015. Last month the number of flight operations was increased to 3 186. This is 14% higher than in March 2015.
The results achieved by the port in March, as well as in the entire first quarter confirm the effectiveness of new strategical cooperation with airlines. The winter season demonstrated better result by increasing in 16%, or an additional 220 thousand passengers compared to the winter season 2014/2015. Also the summer season looks very promising. For the first week of the new distribution the increase of passengers reached 17%.
In March the most popular airlines were Jet2.com, Ryanair and easyJet. The most demanded route was Newcastle by Jet2.com l (97% filled) and Malaga by Ryanair (96% filled). In total, Cracow Airport has already served 976 711 passengers during the first quarter.
This is an increase of 18% or more than 150,000 additional passengers.