Finnair has unveiled plans to increase flights
to Japan for the winter 2019/2020 season.
Finnair will operate two flight per week
to Sapporo - the airline’s fifth destination in Japan after Tokyo
Narita, Osaka, Nagoya and Fukuoka - from 15 December 2019 to 27
“Japan is a key market for us, and we are
excited about adding Sapporo to our network,” said Christian Lesjak,
Senior Vice President, Network and Resource Management. “Finnair
is the only European airline to fly a scheduled route to Sapporo,
and with five key Japanese cities in our network, we are now the
largest European carrier flying to Japan.”
Finnair will also launch a new weekly flight
to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.
The flight to Punta Cana
will be operated with an Airbus A350 aircraft once a week between
13 December 2019 and 27 March 2020.
The Dominican Republic is a favorite
destination during the winter for sun-seeking travelers, offering
fantastic sandy beaches and great family resorts, and excellent
Finnair also flies once a week to Puerto Plata in
the Dominican Republic during the winter season.
The Finnish airline will also increase
flights to Hong Kong during winter 2019/2020, with double daily
flights to Hong Kong continuing from the summer 2019 season
throughout the winter season..