Yellow Travel Jubilant Over Birmingham Airport Achieving 16 Record Breaking Months in a Row of Amazing Passenger Numbers

Yellow Travel Jubilant Over Birmingham Airport Achieving 16 Record Breaking Months in a Row of Amazing Passenger Numbers

Today, Yellow Travel, the top provider of Birmingham Airport taxi services, has reacted with delighted to news that 1.1 million passengers were recorded at Birmingham Airport in the month of June 2016. This is the 16th consecutive month in a row that the airport has broken passenger figures records.

To put the significance of this announcement into perspective, a phenomenal total of 1,118,452 people travelled through our local international airport last month. That’s over 13% higher or equals an extra 129,000 passenger on June 2015. Up until today, 5.2 million passengers have been through the airport in 2016 and we feel proud to be a part of the Birmingham Airport transfers experience for individuals, families and business people. Long haul passenger growth has increased by over 10% and short haul journeys are up over 13% year on year.

“June is the start of the busy summer season here at Birmingham Airport and it’s great that we have started this off with over a million passengers travelling through,” explained, Paul Kehoe, CEO, Birmingham Airport. “Long-haul routes are continuing to perform well but our short haul routes also saw very strong growth compared to last year showing that demand to fly from Birmingham Airport is increasing. Our growing list of airlines and destinations means more passengers are choosing to fly from the West Midlands as we offer choice, accessibility, flexibility and value.”

Scheduled flights make up over 86% of the huge passengers numbers witnessed in June up 26% on the same month last year. We wish the airport continued success with its record breaking run and look forward to catering to the needs of passengers requiring professional Birmingham Airport taxi services.

Yellow Travel Excited to Discover Summer 2017 Monarch Flights Schedule from Birmingham Airport

Yellow Travel Excited to Discover Summer 2017 Monarch Flights Schedule from Birmingham Airport

Yellow Travel, the No.1 choice in the West Midlands for professional Birmingham Airport taxi requirements, is thrilled to learn about Monarch’s Summer 2017 schedule from our local international gateway to the world.

The respected U.K. independent airline, celebrating 50 years in business next year, has released over 90% of its summer schedule for next year with further announcements on the way. There is a total of 22 flights to popular European city destinations available for the summer months of 2017 including; Madrid, Venice and Lisbon. Sunseeker travel incorporates; Malaga, The Algarve, Majorca and The Canary Islands.

“We know our customers like time to plan their holidays in advance and take advantage of the best fares,” explained, Marjan Schoeke, Head of Network Development. Monarch. “With flights for Summer 2017 now on sale, this gives our customers a chance to book flights to their favourite destinations and get excited about next Summer’s holidays.”

“It is great news that Monarch has put its Summer 2017 flights on sale from Birmingham Airport offering passengers the chance to book their Summer holidays for next year,” noted, Paul Kehoe, CEO. Birmingham Airport. “With the choice of 22 routes covering Italy, the Canary Islands, Spain and Portugal passengers can plan ahead for some Summer sunshine.”

Monarch is offering a reduced deposit rate on flights booked 10 weeks or more in advance as well as a concierge service. Yellow Travel is excited to serve the needs of individuals, families and business people availing of the opportunity to go on a city break or summer holiday adventure with the best Birmingham Airport taxi services for your precise needs either side of your journey.

Yellow Travel Welcomes Announcement of Creation of Up to 300 New Jobs at Jet2’s New Base at Birmingham Airport

Yellow Travel Welcomes Announcement of Creation of Up to 300 New Jobs at Jet2’s New Base at Birmingham Airport

Yellow Travel, as a top provider of Birmingham Airport transfers, has welcomed the great news that hundreds of new jobs are on the way thanks to the budget and holiday centered airline Jet2.

The company is making a significant investment in a new hub at our local international airport giving us an opportunity to serve more people with the highest quality Birmingham Airport taxi services.

4 planes will be based at the local gateway to the world that could mean an additional 400,000 passengers per year using Birmingham Airport. The potential boom will be from 15 flights to sun destinations for eager holidaymakers across 57 flights per week and daily services to the top hot spots.

The new flights expansion to Spain, The Canary Islands and islands in Greece will commence from March 2017. Birmingham Airport will be the eighth base in the United Kingdom.

“This is an incredibly exciting day for us as we announce our expansion into our eighth U.K. airport base, providing further growth and investment for the region,” declared, Steve Heapy, CEO, Jet2. “It’s fantastic to be bringing our brand new aircraft to Birmingham Airport.”

“It’s great news that today we welcome Jet2 as partners of Birmingham Airport,” said, Paul Kehoe, CEO, Birmingham Airport. “This new addition to the family here at Birmingham Airport means new jobs in our region and even more choice for travelers, with 15 routes to popular and affordable sun destinations. This friendly leisure airline is in response to customer demand on a fleet of brand new 737-800 aircraft.”

We look forward to providing extensive Birmingham Airport taxi services to Jet2’s new sun bound passengers.

Yellow Travel Congratulates Blue Air on New Birmingham to Romania Flights

Yellow Travel Congratulates Blue Air on New Birmingham to Romania Flights

Yellow Travel, a leading provider of Birmingham Airport transfers to the people of the West Midlands, has congratulated the Blue Air airline on its new service to Romania starting later this year.

It is a meeting of second cities as this new route connects Birmingham with Cluj in Northwestern Romania with a population of 325,000 people. We are delighted to be serving passengers with Birmingham Airport taxis for the 3 times weekly flights. This is in addition to the Bucharest service from the airline which only launched in March of this year. This success of this route will be expanded from 2 to 3 flights per week from Winter 2016.

“We are extremely pleased to announce our second route to Birmingham starting in December this year, as we expand the network from our newest base at Cluj-Napoca,” commented, Tudor Constantinescu, Chief Commercial Officer, Blue Air. “The growth of tourism and trade between the U.K. and Romania, and especially Cluj-Napoca which recently has rapidly been emerging, means we have no doubt that this new route will be another success. Cluj is a charming city situated in the heart of Transylvania and the central point for 7 nearby cities.”

A 189 seater Boeing 737-800 plane will travel to Cluj each Monday, Wednesday and Friday from December this year.

“Blue Air has had a very successful few months at Birmingham Airport flying thousands of passengers to and from the Romanian capital city of Bucharest,” noted, Tom Screen, Head of Aviation Development, Birmingham Airport. “We are delighted that they are already introducing this second route to Cluj. The city is a cultural and historic centre home to universities, vibrant nightlife and landmarks dating to Saxon and Hungarian rule.”

Yellow Travel Welcomes World Cup Success for Solihull Dancers Supported by Birmingham Airport Trust Fund

Yellow Travel Welcomes World Cup Success for Solihull Dancers Supported by Birmingham Airport Trust Fund

Yellow Travel, a leading provider of Birmingham Airport transfers, has welcomed news that our local international airport has awarded a special grant to a dance school in the area for qualifying to represent England in the Dance World Cup 2016 in Jersey.

This is the latest achievement for the independent Spotlight Stage Schoolbased in North Solihull. Growing from 60 to 400 children learning to perform each week, the school has helped students perform in major West End shows, U.K. tours, many T.V. shows and commercials and at Disneyland Paris. With a population of almost 207,000, Solihull can be proud of its young people chosen to represent their country. We look forward to being their first choice for Birmingham Airport taxis into the future.

“Pupils attend classes for fun and fitness, to make friends, to increase self-confidence or with a view to becoming a professional performer,” expressed, Vicky Richards, Principal and Founder, Spotlight Stage School. “We are totally overwhelmed to receive this grant and extremely grateful to Birmingham Airport’s Trustees. The money will help us with the cost of the outfits that will be required for various competitions, particularly the Dance World Cup.”

The World Cup will see 18,000 dancers compete from 38 countries. The Solihull dancers have qualified with 14 impressive routines. In 2015, the school won a major haul of 3 gold, 3 silver and 2 bronze medals.

“Vicky and the team do an incredible job to teach young people to dance to a very high standard,” explained, Andy Holding, Corporate Responsibility Manager, Birmingham Airport. “The dedication and commitment shown by both teachers and pupils is heart-warming and the opportunities these children receive are life changing.”

Yellow Travel Delighted to Support Passengers with Taxis Needs To & From Birmingham Airport Travelling on Monarch’s 2 New Routes to Spain & Portugal

Yellow Travel Delighted to Support Passengers with Taxis Needs To & From Birmingham Airport Travelling on Monarch’s 2 New Routes to Spain & Portugal

The airline celebrated its inaugural flights between Birmingham Airport and Madrid and Lisbon this month with cabin crew greeting passengers at check-in with champagne and cupcakes. Monarch’s very first flight to Madrid was 48 years ago. To mark the occasion, several of the crew were dressed in vintage airline uniforms.

“We are delighted to add 2 new routes to our Birmingham programme,” noted, Adrian Tighe, Chief Commercial Officer, Monarch. “We are the only United Kingdom airline to fly direct to Lisbon from Birmingham Airport and now our customers have 2 new city break destinations to choose from when flying out of Birmingham Airport with Monarch.”

“Monarch is a reputable and longstanding partner of ours and adding two new capital cities to the portfolio of destinations available from Birmingham demonstrates the carrier’s commitment to the region and ambition to offer reliable, affordable travel for Midlanders,” explained, William Pearson, Aviation Development Director, Birmingham Airport. “We congratulate the team for the successful launch of its Madrid and Lisbon flights and look forward to working with them over the busy summer months.”

The Spanish capital is renowned for its wealth of vibrancy day and night, excellent food and wine and a host of cultural experiences. Portugal’s capital city is known for being a popular year-round beach destination and cultural haven.

Flights will operate 3 times per week to Madrid and 4 times a week to Lisbon. Yellow Travel is excited to be surpassing the needs of passengers with the finest Birmingham Airport transfer services in the West Midlands.

Yellow Travel Congratulates Flybe on 30 Years of Service Between Birmingham & Belfast City Airports & Confirmation of New Direct French Route

Yellow Travel Congratulates Flybe on 30 Years of Service Between Birmingham & Belfast City Airports & Confirmation of New Direct French Route

For 21 of the last 30 years, Yellow Travel has been proud to serve the people of the West Midlands and Belfast with excellence in Birmingham Airport transfers. A combined 6 million passengers on 100,000 flights have flown the combined equivalent of 22 million miles.

The airline, this month officially celebrating 3 decades of fights between the 2 major cities, has also just announced a new and exciting destination from Birmingham to Toulouse in France, traditionally the capital of the European aerospace industry.

The city, which boasts 2 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, will enjoy daily direct flights between Birmingham and Toulouse-Blagnac airports from the end of October this year. Flybe, Europe’s biggest regional airline, is the only service providing direct travel between both cities.

“Today marks a very special milestone in Flybe’s long established commitment to both Birmingham and Belfast City airports and at the same time we are announcing yet another new route to regional France,” confirmed, Vincent Hodder, Chief Revenue Officer, Flybe. “Our clear focus is on providing short, affordable regional flights, delivering unrivalled regional connectivity for local communities.”

“Happy anniversary to Flybe, our largest carrier here at Birmingham Airport,” commented, Paul Kehoe, CEO, Birmingham Airport. “To operate a reliable and consistent service between Belfast City and Birmingham for the past 30 years is impressive, proving the high demand for this service for both leisure and business travellers.”

The bustling tourism, sporting, business and cultural city of Toulouse is now just 1 hour and 50 minutes away from Birmingham and Yellow Travel will be delighted to serve Flybe’s loyal customers with Birmingham Airport taxis well into the future.