Croatia Airlines inaugurated flights between Zagreb and Berlin on Tuesday 21 May. The 760-kilometre service will be maintained 3-weekly on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays using the A320-family aircraft. Croatia Airlines faces no competition between the two cities. The new addition follows the carrier’s resumption of seasonal flights between Zagreb and Stockholm ARN on 20 May […]

May 27, 2024 | Latest Route News +

Zagreb routes with Ryanair

Ryanair expanded its base in Zagreb on Sunday 31 March by launching five new routes and stationing the fourth A320 aircraft of its Lauda Air subsidiary in the Croatian capital. 31 March: Marseille (2-weekly) 31 March: Palma de Mallorca (2-weekly) 31 March: Pisa (2-weekly) 1 April: Girona (2-weekly) 2 April: Alicante (2-weekly) The ULCC does not face any competition on the five new […]

April 8, 2024 | Latest Route News +


Pegasus Airlines inaugurated flights between Istanbul SAW and Zagreb on Thursday 18 January, marking the airline’s entry onto the Croatian market. The 1,200-kilometre route will be maintained 2-weekly, on Thursdays and Sundays, with the A320neo aircraft. The LCC faces no direct competition on the route, although Turkish Airlines maintains a 2-daily service between Istanbul IST […]

January 22, 2024 | Latest Route News +


Croatia joined the EU in July 2013, but unlike most of its Central European neighbours it did not see a massive increase in air travel demand straight away. Yes, demand grew by between 5% and 10% at Zagreb airport in 2014, 2015 and 2016, but other countries, such as the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland, […]

September 15, 2021 | Airlines, Airports, Europe, News & Analysis

196 new services

In the seven weeks since The ANKER Report was last published, Europe’s airlines have again been busy starting a significant number of new routes. This analysis covers the period of Saturday 24 July to Friday 10 September, a total of 49 days. While The ANKER Report would like to believe that it has identified all of […]

September 14, 2021 | Airlines, Airports, Europe, News & Analysis