The low-cost airline Transavia Air France-KLM Group announced that it plans to connect Lyon and Casablanca next summer, specifically on the period from July 30 to September 1, 2019 at a rate of 2 flights per week.
The idea, according to the carrier, is to allow « the Australians the opportunity to discover the charms of Morocco, while strengthening its strategic position in the Mediterranean ».
Thus, departure flights are scheduled on Tuesdays at 10:45 pm and Sundays at 11:45 pm from Lyon-Saint Exupéry; and return flights from Casablanca-Mohammed V airport on Monday at 2:20 and Wednesday at 1:20.
Transavia has transported 660,000 passengers in 2018, a growth of 34% compared to 2017. On the new line, it will compete with Royal Air Maroc and Air Arabia Morocco.