Iceland Express low-cost airline and flight news
This page contains an archive of all news items featuring Iceland Express. You can also view all of the routes operated by Iceland Express.
August 1st, 2010
The Iceland based low-cost airline Iceland Express are to experiment with flying from their base at Reykjavik to Orlando, Florida this winter. Following the success of the flights they have been operating this summer to Newark, they are going to operate weekly flights to Orlando this October. Watch this space.. or book now at www.icelandexpress.com.
August 15th, 2009
Iceland Express have announced that they will operate flights between Birmingham and Reykjavik next summer. They will operate weekly flights on this route from 01 June 2010. Tickets can be booked now at www.icelandexpress.com.
April 7th, 2008
These flights are available to book now at www.icelandexpress.com.
November 20th, 2007
November 6th, 2007
Iceland Express will operate additional summer flights to Icelandic destinations next year. These will include flights from Copenhagen to both Akureyri and Egilsstadir. They will also fly to Reykjavik from Stockholm (Arlanda) and Oslo (International).
All of these flights are scheduled to begin from 15 May 2008.
October 30th, 2007
Iceland Express will operate five additional summer routes from the end of May 2008. They will fly from Reykjavik to Basel, Eindhoven, Frankfurt (Hahn), Gothenburg (Landvetter) and Paris (Charles de Gaulle).
September 22nd, 2007
July 3rd, 2007
April 8th, 2007
Iceland Express will operate a number of routes to their Reykjavik base this summer, as they did last year. These include three new routes from Stockholm (Arlanda), Gothenburg (Landvetter) and Paris (Charles de Gaulle).
November 28th, 2006
October 28th, 2006
Iceland Express are expected to launch domestic flights within Iceland from Spring 2007. They will fly between their Reykjavik base and both Akureyri and Egilsstadir. Details are yet to be announced, but are expected shortly.
October 24th, 2006
Iceland Express will increase the number of flights they offer to their Reykjavik base from next summer. They will add six new routes to Reykjavik including flights from Bergen, Oslo (International), Paris (Orly), Basel, Eindhoven and Billund. Flights can be booked now for summer 2007.
June 14th, 2006
Iceland Express will operate flights between London (Stansted) and Akureyri – the second city in Iceland – during autumn. They will begin flying twice per week from 28 September 2006, and will operate for just 1 month.
February 5th, 2006
Akureyri is the capital of northern Iceland, and according to Iceland Express the airport is within walking distance of the town centre. In their words, ‘from the airport on your own two feet, costs nothing and is good for you’.
October 18th, 2005
September 8th, 2005
The CEO of Iceland Express has announced that they will begin flying 6 new routes in Spring 2006. They will begin flying to Bergen, Stockholm (Arlanda), Gothenburg (Landvetter), Hamburg (Luebeck), Friedrichshafen and Berlin (Schoenefeld).
Flights will go on sale in October for these new routes.
March 14th, 2005
It has come to light that Sterling is to be sold to Icelandic investors Fons Eignarhaldsfelag. They were previously major shareholders of Icelandair and currently own Iceland Express, the only low-cost carrier to fly to Iceland at the present time.
February 3rd, 2005
Iceland Express have announced a temporary summer route expansion. On 17 May 2005 they will launch a 3-times weekly route from Reykjavik to Frankfurt (Hahn), which is due to fly until 17 September 2005.
Tickets for this route will be on sale this morning.