Soon from Bari to ZadarRyanair has drastically increased passenger numbers at Zadar Airport after commencing a string of services to the city last year. This year, the world’s largest low cost airline continues to introduce new flights to the Croatian city. After the recent announcement that Ryanair will begin services to Zadar from Bremen in Germany, it has now announced that it plans to introduce flights from Bari in Italy as well. Flights from Bari are set to begin on June 1 and will operate twice per week. Additionally, Ryanair will commence flights from Bremen on June 2.
Besides Bremen and Bari, Ryanair will be serving Zadar this summer from Brussels, Dublin, Dusseldorf, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, London, Oslo, Pisa and Stockholm. The airline has received 984.000 Euros from the city authorities as a subsidy for the flights. Zadar Airport handled 144.708 passengers in 2009, an increase of 35% compared to 2008.