Air France is planning to increase its flight schedules during June.
At present, the airline is serving 43 destinations, just 3 to 5 per cent of its usual schedule, mostly maintaining a skeleton service to the French regions and links with key destinations in Europe and worldwide, to both transport passengers and goods.
The airline says that it intends to gradually resume its flights, with an increase in the number of frequencies and destinations, especially to/from metropolitan France, the French Overseas Departments, and Europe. The increases are subject to travel restrictions being lifted.
This flight schedule will be equivalent to 15 per cent of the capacities usually deployed at this time of year and will be operated by 75 aircraft in the Air France fleet, which comprises 224 aircraft.
The airline says that details of the flight schedule for the months of July and August will be published at the beginning of June 2020.
The flight schedule up until June 30, 2020 to/from Paris-Charles de Gaulle is as follows:
Ajaccio, Bastia, Biarritz, Bordeaux, Brest, Calvi, Clermont-Ferrand, Figari, Marseille, Montpellier, Nice, Pau, Perpignan, Toulon, Toulouse
French Overseas Departments and Caribbean
Cayenne, Fort-de-France, Pointe-à-Pitre, Saint-Denis de La Réunion, Saint-Martin (cargo only)
Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Bari, Bergen, Berlin, Birmingham, Bologna, Bucharest, Budapest, Copenhagen, Dublin, Düsseldorf, Edinburgh, Florence, Frankfurt, Geneva, Hamburg, Hanover, Heraklion, Ibiza, Lisbon, Ljubljana, London, Madrid, Manchester, Milan, Munich, Naples, Newcastle, Oslo, Palma de Mallorca, Porto, Prague, Rome, Stockholm, Warsaw, Venice, Vienna, Yerevan, Zurich
Bangalore, Beirut, Bombay, Delhi, Dubai, Cairo
Abidjan (cargo only), Bamako (cargo only), Cotonou, Douala, Yaoundé
+ Conakry and Nouakchott, only for sale to Paris CDG.
+ other destinations subject to obtaining necessary governmental authorizations.
Atlanta, Boston (cargo only), Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Montreal
Panama City (cargo only), Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo
Bangkok (cargo only), Ho Chi Minh City (cargo only), Hong Kong, Osaka, Seoul, Shanghai (cargo only), Singapore, Tokyo
Flight schedule at 30 June 2020 to/from Lyon-St. Exupéry
Biarritz, Bordeaux, Brest, Caen, Lille, Nantes, Nice, Pau, Rennes, Strasbourg, Toulouse
Air France says that the flight schedule is likely to change and remains subject to obtaining the necessary governmental authorizations. Days of operation and the resumption date of these different services can be consulted at airfrance.com
The airline also says that “This updated flight schedule implies the cancellation of bookings for flights that will not be operated”.
Prior to travelling, Air France “encourages its customers to contact the competent authorities for information on the formalities for entering and residing in their countries of destination and transit, as these are likely to have been modified following the COVID-19 epidemic”.
A face mask is compulsory on all Air France flights and temperature checks have been implemented on departure of each flight.