The summer holidays in Bavaria begin at the end of July, as schools close for the academic year. Over 40,000 take-offs and landings are planned at Munich Airport for the period from July 28 to September 11.
The main travel season at Munich Airport begins with the start of the summer holidays on the last weekend in July. As reported by Flughafen München GmbH, more than 40,000 flights are planned for the period from July 28 to September 11 according to the airlines' registrations so far.
Over 40,000 take-offs and landings planned during the summer holidays
Almost 1,000 planes take off and land on individual days during the holidays. More than 200 destinations in 60 countries are served from Munich. With 1860 departures, Spain will be served the most this year. Just ahead of Italy with 1800 flights.
As far as longer routes are concerned, the USA in particular is frequently served. Travelers can choose from a total of 896 departures to 13 American destinations.
During the summer holidays, Taiwan will also be offered as a travel destination for the first time. The island nation has been served by EVA Air since November last year. Due to the high rush during the holidays, additional employees are deployed at Munich Airport.
Article translate from German AZ article