Flyr is an airline based in Oslo, Norway, at Oslo Airport (OSL). The airline has plans to launch by summer 2021. The founder of the company is a former Braathens owner Erik G. Brathens, and has an aim to bring more choices for customers in Europe as well as the domestic market, which is currently dominated by Norwegian and SAS Scandinavian Airlines. Making travel easy, safe and simple is the ultimate aim for the airline. Flyr has chosen to operate narrowbody Boeing 737 aircraft.
Update: Flyr will start it's maiden flight on 30 junio, 2021. Initially, when Flyr begins operations in junio 2021, it will do so by flying from Oslo to seven destinations within Norway, as well as providing international flights to Copenhagen, Nice, Barcelona, Malaga and Alicante. Further routes across Scandinavia and Europe will follow, as part of the airline's growth plan.
The airline's route network will expand as Flyer expands its fleet size over the coming years. When it launches in junio 2021, Flyr will begin by flying to domestic destinations within Norway and destinations in France and Spain including Nice, Malaga and Alicante.
|France||Bonito||NCE||Nice Côte d'Azur Airport|
|Spain||Alicante||ALC||Alicante–Elche Miguel Hernández Airport|
Personal items can be items such as a handbag, a backpack and a laptop. It must not exceed 8kg or larger than 38cm x 30cm x 20cm.
Carry-on baggage must not weigh heavier than 10kg and it must not be larger than 55cm x 40cm x 23cm. Larger or heavier items must be transported as checked baggage.
If the overhead lockers are full, passengers will be offered to transport their item as checked baggage for safety reasons.
No prohibited items are allowed onboard including any fluid exceeding 100ml unless it's baby milk and food. Carry-on baggage must fit the overhead locker or under the seat.
Free baggage must not be heavier than 23kg per piece. Depending on the ticket purchased, passengers may get no checked baggage, two 23kg or three 23kg baggage.
Any baggage exceeding maximum dimensions set out by the airline and/ or heavier than 32 kg (70lbs) would not be accepted by the airline as checked baggage due to international health and safety regulations.
Online check-in is available via the airline website and it's available from 24 hours before the scheduled departure time. Passengers are advised to check-in online to save time queuing at the airport.
Passengers are advised to check-in online as it saves queuing time at the airport and passengers would be able to obtain their boarding pass online.
Passengers flying domestic routes must check-in 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time. Passengers flying international flights must check-in 45 minutes before departure.
We encourage passengers to arrive at the airport two hours before the established flight departure time. Passengers should report to the airline check-in area as soon as they arrive, especially if they are not familiar with the airport layout. Airport check-in counters should be labelled with the airline name and logo.
Passengers must board the aircraft 20 minutes before the flight departure time.
Flyr offers three fare classes, Mini, Smart and Flex. The three fare classes have different offerings on baggage allowance and flexibility on the ticket.
Mini fares passengers can change their tickets up to three days before the travelling dates and free carry-on baggage.
Smart tickets can change their tickets up to three days before the flight and passengers can select a seat.
Flex passengers receive priority check-in and boarding, free seat allocation on row 2-6 and they are entitled to a full refund.
Further details on the frequent flyer programme are yet to be announced. It's unclear whether the airline would launch with a frequent flyer programme, but it would be announced closer to the launch date.
Flyr isn't currently looking to join any airline alliances.
Flyr will initially operate a fleet of 5 Boeing 737, with plans to build a 30-strong fleet of leased aircraft in the long-term.
Oslo Gardermoen Airport (OSL) is also referred to Gardermoen Airport or Oslo Airport serving the capital of Norway - Oslo. It's also a hub airport for Norwegian, SAS Scandinavian Airlines and Widerøe. In 2019, the airport was accommodating 28.6 million passengers to over 180 destinations with two active runways and one passenger terminal.
21 abril 2021
Flyr, a new Norwegian stat-up carrier, will start service in June with two Boeing 737-800 airplanes. The low-cost carrier hopes to make it more affordable than ever from travellers to fly domestically. The airline has been described as 'mobile-first', because of its focus on developing an easy-to-use app to help passengers manage their bookings. In the long-term, the airline hopes to also expand into the international market.