From today, the Condor long-haul flights for summer 2018 can be booked. As a new gateway, Condor Airlines, part of the Thomas Cook Group, will fly on Mondays and Fridays from next May through September between Phoenix Sky Harbor and the Frankfurt Airport.
“In addition to our flights to San Diego, Pittsburgh, New Orleans and San Francisco this year, we are delighted to announce our new service to Phoenix to further complement our North America program by increasing our US destinations to a total of 18 cities”, states Christoph Debus, CEO Thomas Cook Group Airlines. “We are pleased to bring Condor’s award-winning, three‐class service at attractive prices to Phoenix and the whole region of Arizona and giving the local people a unique choice for their travels to Germany and beyond. With our numerous partner airlines we offer flights beyond Frankfurt to over 120 destinations across Europe.”
“This is exciting news for Phoenix, and our community is ready to roll up its sleeves to make Condor’s new Phoenix-Frankfurt route a success,” said Mayor Greg Stanton. “It’s meaningful for Phoenix to have a nonstop route to mainland Europe, which is a sign of the strength of our market and economy, and will help boost the tourism industry for both Arizona and our German friends.”
Condor will operate a Boeing 767-300ER with 259 seats in business, premium and economy classes of service on this long-haul flight. All Condor passengers receive complimentary checked baggage, beverages, meals and in-flight entertainment. Condor’s Business Class features lie-flat seats, a personal in-seat, premium touch-screen entertainment system, power and USB ports at every seat and gourmet, five-course meals with complimentary wine, beer and cocktails. Business Class passengers also have access to priority check-in and business class lounges at most airports. Premium Class features seats with added legroom, leg rests and adjustable headrests, a premium in-flight, in-seat entertainment system with an extended program, USB ports at every seat, premium meals and complimentary beverages.
Beginning May 18, 2018, Condor will leave Phoenix Mondays at 10:55PM, arriving in Germany at 7PM the next day. The flight will leave Germany at 5:35PM, arriving Phoenix at 8:40PM. On Fridays Condor will leave Phoenix at 4:55PM, arriving in Germany at 1:00PM the next day. In Germany it will leave at 11:40AM on Fridays, arriving Phoenix at 2:45PM. A grand opening ceremony and promotional activities will be planned for next year.
Tickets are on sale now at www.condor.com, in the travel agency or by phone at 1-866-960-7915 – free of charge.