Cancun, Q.R. — Viva Aerobus celebrated the premiere of its new Chihuahua-Cancun route, the result of its commitment to expand air connectivity around Mexico.
Airport and tourism officials carried out the classic ribbon cutting at the General Roberto Fierro Villalobos International Airport as a way to inaugurate a new ultra-low cost flight alternative.
“With Viva Aerobus, passengers spend less and enjoy more. From the savings on your plane ticket you can extend your stay or carry out more activities. Thus, we become strategic allies for regional development in both destinations.
“Our distinctive offer, which combines unrivaled prices and quality service, drives tourism,” explained Yuri Salinas Director of Relations of Viva Aerobus.
The Saturday-only Viva Aerobus flight is a weekly service starting at 1,098 peso, offering more than 19,000 seats during the first year of operations.
Viva Aerobus strengthens its presence in Chihuahua, while reinforcing its leadership in Cancun, a city from which it offers 14 national and 3 international destinations.
This new route responds to the growing preference and confidence of passengers in both cities. In the first quarter of 2018, Viva Aerobus reported a 28 percent growth in passenger traffic to / from the Cancun International Airport and a 9 percent increase in passenger traffic to / from the Chihuahua International Airport, compared to with the first quarter 2017.
These figures are in addition to the constant and widespread growth that Viva Aerobus has achieved in its entire air network, having transported, in the first quarter of 2018, more than 2.1 million passengers representing an increase of 30 percent over the same period of the year. 2017