Routes Europe 2023

The route development forum for Europe

Łódź, Poland
9 – 11 May 2023

Why Attend?

As the leading route development event for the European region, Routes Europe has made a meaningful impact on the region’s air connectivity.

Why attend

Routes Europe provides unmissable opportunities to meet and negotiate with decision makers from the route development community.

Over three business days, you will be able to meet and network with your key targets during a comprehensive programme of face-to-face meetings and networking events, gain exclusive industry insight from high-profile speakers during the Routes Europe 2023 conference programme, and promote your brand to a qualified audience through a range of sponsorship and exhibition opportunities.

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“Routes Europe provides a great opportunity to connect with like-minded colleagues and discuss opportunities with partners.”

Manuel Vale
Head of EU Network & Airports

Meet with Europe's decision makers

Negotiate new and existing air services

Over 1,900 new air services across the European region, in the last three years, are connected to meetings at our events. More than 40 available meeting slots offer the most efficient platform for airlines, airports and destinations to accelerate regional air connectivity. Routes Europe will deliver a platform at the right time for network planners to identify strategic partnerships that can be sustained for years to come.

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Industry Insight

Hear directly from airline CEOs and industry leaders

Comprising the most high-level speakers from across the sphere of aviation, the Routes Europe 2023 conference programme will provide you with a holistic view of the most pressing issues currently facing the industry. Hear from senior airline professionals as they deliver exclusive insight into how the market has changed in recent years and what it holds for the future.

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Networking at Routes Europe

Build relationships with decision makers

The pandemic has caused a lot of change in personnel – Routes Europe will bring together the decision makers that you need to network with. Build high-value relationships with a qualified audience of route development decision-makers, from across the region and beyond, during an extensive programme of informal and formal networking events.

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“Routes Europe remains the most efficient way to catch up with contacts and make new ones.”

Gary Cox
Head of Aviation
Transport Scotland

Who attends?



Routes Europe brings together senior network planners from the region's leading carriers, including British Airways, easyJet, Lufthansa, Volotea and Wizz Air. The event offers the most efficient platform for carriers to connect with existing partners and identify new route opportunities. 



Expand your route network and diversify your customer base by presenting your route development proposal to the people that decide where and when the region’s aircraft fly. If you have a profitable opportunity and a cost-effective proposition to airlines, now is the time to be communicating it.


Tourism Authorities

Route development allows destinations to diversify their customer offer, open new source markets, enhance access choice and flex seasonality. Over 75% of airline delegates say that route development conversations are more effective when both airports and destinations are present.


Industry Suppliers

From aviation fuel to technology providers, Routes Europe offers a platform for industry suppliers to increase market share and generate new leads. It is the event to promote products and services to decision makers from the route development community.

“Routes Europe is an important part of the annual events cycle for the network development business, and one that we value highly as an organisation. It is an important part of our overall engagement strategy, allowing us to profile our market to airlines in the region in a concise and efficient manner.”

Julian Carr
Chief Marketing Officer - Airlines & Route Development
GMR Airports

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