World Routes 2016 took place in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China from 24 - 27 September 2016. Routes World 2023 will take place in Istanbul, Türkiye from 15 - 17 October 2023. View all our other upcoming route development events.
3,000 delegates expected
300 airlines expected
130 tourism authorities
Over 13,000 pre-arranged meetings
Three days of live content
World Routes provides an unrivalled platform for route development professionals to discuss, develop and plan route strategy. Presenting unlimited business and networking opportunities, World Routes is the focal event for senior decision makers in the route development community.
By bringing together the world’s leading airlines, airports and tourism authorities, World Routes provides an efficient cost and time saving platform for organisations wishing to develop and expand their route networks. Over three concentrated business days, 3,000 high profile delegates will take part in over 15,000 face-to-face meetings at World Routes, which will shape the future of the world’s air services.
Latest World Routes 2016 News
Video: Aviation and tourism partnerships
The panel at the World Routes Tourism Summit, moderated by Alfredo Gonzalez, vice president of sales and global development, Visit Florida,...
- Video: Innovations in destination marketing
- Video: John O’Sullivan keynote interview
- Video: Ask the experts
- Video: World Routes 2016 Highlights
- PRESS RELEASE: World Routes officially handed over to Barcelona
- The changing nature of Chinese outbound tourism