• This will be the first direct flight between Madrid, Spain, and Los Cabos in Baja California Sur, Mexico, which will boost the connectivity of the destination and increase visitation by more than 8 thousand tourists in 2022.
• Commencing on June 20th, 2022, flights will be operated on a weekly basis aboard a new generation Airbus A350 with up to 432 seats per flight, ensuring high standards of quality and comfort.
• European tourists will be able to experience and enjoy one of the most diverse tourist destinations in the world, with unique luxury offerings that are difficult to find anywhere else.
Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, December 13, 2021 – Today, Iberojet airline, part of Ávoris Corporación Empresarial, announced a direct route connecting Madrid, Spain with Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, Mexico, starting on June 20th, 2022. The new route will operate aboard an Airbus 350, a plane that stands out for being the most eco-efficient of its kind, equipped with the best amenities in its segment and built to the highest quality and comfort standards. Passengers will also have access to the latest technology in entertainment and an excellent culinary in-flight selection, both of which make all the difference on transcontinental flights.
Miguel Ángel Sánchez, CEO of Ávoris Corporación Empresarial, shared; “With this new link, Iberojet demonstrates its commitment to connectivity to Mexico, a country that we have flown to since the beginning of our operations in 2013. Our plan to further develop of our roster of flights for 2022 takes shape with the addition of this new destination, as it will allow Spanish travelers to have access to the cultural and gastronomic charms of the beautiful Mexican region of Baja California Sur.”
The strengthening of the connectivity to Los Cabos is possible thanks to the collaborative work between the government of the State of Baja California Sur, the private sector, and travel and tourism partners across the destination. The new route looks to increase tourism to Los Cabos and promote economic growth.
“The new route will diversify the tourism industry by providing passengers from Spain and other European countries the opportunity to explore all that Baja California Sur and Los Cabos have to offer from award winning resorts to the finest restaurants. With the addition of this route, we will highlight our competitiveness as a destination while strengthening the economic and social development of the state,” said Víctor Castro Cossio, Governor of the State of Baja California Sur.
Raúl Revuelta Musalem, General Director of Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico (GAP), said that he is confident with the future success of the Madrid-Los Cabos route and believes that it symbolizes the beginning of new opportunities in terms of connectivity and market diversification for Los Cabos. Every year, Mexico receives more than 144 thousand tourists from Spain, an 83% increase in 2021 compared to 2020 arrival numbers, showing a continued growing interest from Spaniards in getting to know the country.
Seats will be available for purchase on December 15, 2021, at www.iberojet.com and through travel agencies in Spain and Portugal.
About Los Cabos
Los Cabos, located at the tip of the 1,000-mile-long Baja Peninsula, is one of the world’s most diverse tourism destinations. Boasting a dramatic desert backdrop nestled by coastlines of the Pacific Ocean and Sea of Cortez, Los Cabos is home to award-winning resorts and culinary offerings considered some of the finest available anywhere. A growing list of championship golf courses, rejuvenating spas, world-renowned sport fishing tournaments, and state of the art convention facilities add to the destination’s unmatched appeal. For more information, images and videos from Los Cabos, please visit visitloscabos.travel, follow us on Twitter @LOSCABOSTOURISM and visit us on Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram.
Iberojet is the brand under whose commercial name the airlines Iberojet and Orbest, members of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and belonging to Ávoris, operate. Since 2017, Iberojet and Orbest have had IOSA operational quality, ISO 9 001 management and ISAO 14 001 environmental management certifications. It has a fleet made up of six of its own long and medium-haul Airbus aircraft, aircraft with an average age of less than four years that consume 37% less fuel in medium distance and 25% in long distance. They also comply with strict international standards that guarantee less acoustic impact. This makes the Iberojet fleet one of the most modern, efficient and sustainable on the market. More information at www.iberojet.com