Aeromexico has announced they will launch non-stop service between Guadalajara and Madrid starting December 15th, 2021.
The Mexican carrier will fly the route 3 times a week using the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
Mr. Enrique Alfaro Ramirez, Constitutional Governor of the State of Jalisco, said: "On December 15, the first flight from Madrid to Guadalajara will be arriving in our city. Today is a step that many have worked to achieve this, we thank Aeromexico for their solidarity with Guadalajara and with our state, thanks to Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, as it is also a fundamental promoter in this achievement; to German Ralis, as the head of the state’s Tourism Board, who has led the efforts and to the Alejandro Guzman’s team, who has worked together with Ernesto Sanchez and the entire team of the Economic cabinet, pushing this initiative, which today becomes great news for Guadalajara".
Andres Castañeda, Aeromexico’s Executive Vice President, Digital and Customer Experience, said: “Connecting the State of Jalisco directly with Spain and the European continent marks a new Aeromexico stage. This announcement is only one part of the growth plans we have in this state and others that our clients demand, including more opportunities for air cargo transportation. We thank the authorities of the Government of Jalisco for their continued support, and the entire team of Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico because as this is only possible thanks to joint efforts”.
For his part, Raul Revuelta Musalem, General Director of Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico (GAP) was pleased to complete a long-term project: "We are thrilled to materialize this effort of more than 20 years, achieving a direct route to Europe, to and from the Guadalajara Airport. This manifests Aeromexico's progress and its confidence in the growth and modernization of this airport. Even in these circumstances, GAP is investing more than 15 billion pesos through the Guadalajara 2020-2026 Plan, which includes the remodeling of Terminal 1, the construction of a second runway, and of Terminal 2”.
Aeromexico recently announced the acquisition of new state-of-the-art aircraft, whose deliveries began last June.
Aeromexico has also added service between Monterrey and Madrid.
Starting fares will be $599 for economy and $1999 for Premier Class (Fares are in USD).