Dáil Éireann - Volume 405 - 20 February, 1991

Written Answers. - Aer Lingus Air Fares.

144. Mr. Yates asked the Minister for Tourism, Transport and Communications the cost in terms of air fares per mile, currently operated by Aer Lingus, on (a) the Dublin-London route and (b) all other Dublin-continental flight routes.

[1040] Minister for Tourism, Transport and Communications (Mr. S. Brennan): The information requested is set out in the following table.

Dublin-London 576 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Executive

260

0.45

Economy

236

0.41

3 Day Excursion

160

0.28

Superbudget

158

0.27

Pex

112

0.19

Short Stay Pex

101

0.18

Apex

99

0.17

Superapex

86

0.15

Off Peak (Gatwick)

138

0.24

Youth

96

0.17

Senior Citizen

79

0.14

Dublin-Amsterdam 934 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Executive

478

0.51

Excursion

423

0.45

Budget

355

0.38

Pex

247

0.26

Apex Summer

236

0.25

Apex Winter

196

0.21

Apex Midweek

164

0.18

Youth

196

0.21

Dublin-Brussels 974 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Executive

512

0.53

Eurobudget

428

0.44

Pex

247

0.25

Apex Summer

212

0.22

Apex Winter

196

0.20

Apex Midweek

167

0.17

Youth

194

0.20

Dublin-Copenhagen 1,542 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Executive

696

0.45

Short Stat Pex

488

0.32

Pex

351

0.23

Apex

302

0.20

Youth

212

0.14

[1041] Dublin-Dusseldorf 1,136 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Executive

488

0.43

Budget

442

0.39

Pex

274

0.24

Apex Summer

230

0.20

Apex Winter

197

0.17

Youth

193

0.17

Dublin-Frankfurt 1,352 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Executive

546

0.40

Budget

494

0.37

Pex

306

0.23

Apex Summer

242

0.18

Apex Winter

210

0.16

Youth

193

0.14

Dublin-Milan 1,758 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Executive

728

0.41

Excursion

659

0.37

Eurobudget

547

0.31

Pex Peak

434

0.25

Pex Basic

395

0.22

Apex Peak

354

0.20

Apex Basic

326

0.19

Apex Winter

264

0.15

Youth

252

0.14

Dublin-Paris 982 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Executive

572

0.58

Eurobudget

371

0.38

Superpex

254

0.26

Apex Peak

235

0.24

Apex Basic

205

0.21

Apex Midweek

162

0.16

Youth

194

0.20

Dublin-Rome 2,356 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Economy

882

0.37

Excursion

800

0.34

Budget

656

0.28

Pex Peak

495

0.21

Pex Basic

442

0.19

21 day Excursion

441

0.19

[1042]Apex Peak

374

0.16

Apex Basic

338

0.14

Apex Winter

264

0.11

Youth

320

0.14

Dublin-Zurich 1,538 Miles

Fare Type

IR£

IR£ Per Mile

Executive

656

0.43

Budget

563

0.37

Excursion

541

0.35

Pex

314

0.20

Apex Summer

280

0.18

Apex Winter

249

0.16

Apex Midweek

235

0.15

Youth

222

0.14