Routes World 2023

Bringing together the global route development community

Istanbul, Türkiye
15 - 17 October 2023

The global route development community will come together for the 28th Routes World event in Istanbul, Türkiye.

Routes World 2023 will bring together airlines, airports and aviation stakeholders from across the world to build air services and global economic growth. The event will create a platform for conversations between senior network planners that will define the industry's global future.

As a central hub connecting East and West, Istanbul creates a prime for a world-class global event. With direct access to over 300 countries, across five continents Istanbul is ready to bring together the global route development community.

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What to expect at Routes World

Comprising extensive meeting opportunities, exclusive industry insight and first-class networking opportunities, Routes World 2023 is a must-attend event.

Exclusive face-to-face meetings


More than 45 pre-scheduled meetings will provide you with unrivalled opportunities to discuss and negotiate future air services with senior airline representatives.

Actionable industry insight


Gain exclusive insight from airline CEOs and industry heavyweights as they discuss the current state of the industry and the actions that must be taken to continue to stimulate recovery.

Unrivalled networking events


The hospitality programme will support you in fostering new business relationships and networking informally with your industry partners in more relaxed and informal settings. 

Brand enhancing opportunities


Showcase your brand to your industry peers with exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at Routes World. Host face-to-face meetings on your stand and surround your key targets with your marketing messages.

“Routes World is the biggest event for route development in the industry and the best return on investment.”

Cyrielle Clement

Cyrielle Clement

Head of Routes development, Aéroport de Bordeaux-Mérignac

“Routes World is the leading route development conference with strong and high quality attendance.”

Wilken Bellmann

Wilken Bellmann

Head of Network Development and Scheduling, SunExpress

Who attends?

Previous Airline Attendees

  • LATAM Brasil
  • TAR Mexico
  • Tropic Air
  • Southern Airways Express
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Nordica
  • Pegasus Airlines
  • Breeze Airways
  • Viva Air
  • Bangkok Airways PCL
  • United Airlines
  • Alaska Airlines
  • Azul Linhas Aereas
  • Qantas Airways Limited
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Iberia Airlines
  • Etihad Airways
  • Vueling
  • AirAsia Group
  • Lynx Air International Inc.
  • American Airlines
  • LATAM Paraguay
  • Vivaaerobus
  • Avianca
  • Qatar Airways
  • JetBlue
  • LATAM Ecuador
  • Icelandair
  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • SunExpress

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Previous Airport Attendees

  • OMA/Grupo Aeroportuario Centro Norte, Mexico
  • Albuquerque International Sunport
  • A.B. WON PAT International Airport, Guam
  • New Honduran Capital Airport -  Palmerola International Airport
  • TAV Airports
  • Tuscaloosa National Airport
  • St. Christopher Air & Sea Ports Authority
  • Rzeszow Airport
  • Grantley Adams International Airport - Barbados
  • Namibia Airports Company Limited
  • Groupe ADP -Ravinala Airports Madagascar
  • Karlstad Airport
  • Bangalore International Airport Limited
  • Provo Airport
  • Aeropuerto Internacional de Querétaro
  • Boston Logan International Airport / Massachusetts Port Authority
  • Narita International Airport Corporation
  • Cheddi Jagan International Airport
  • Poznan Airport
  • London International Airport
  • Hokkaido Airports Co., Ltd
  • Greater Toronto Airports Authority
  • West Virginia International Yeager Airport (CRW)
  • Philip Goldson International Airport
  • Charleston International Airport
  • Miami International Airport (MIA)
  • Windsor International Airport
  • AIG - Queen Alia International Airport
  • Regional & City Airports
  • Glasgow Airport

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Previous Destination Attendees

  • EMBRATUR - Brazilian Tourist Board
  • St Maarten Tourism Bureau
  • Guyana Tourism Authority
  • Costa del Sol Tourism Board
  • Czech Tourist Authority - CzechTourism
  • Andalucia Tourism Board
  • Visit Hungary
  • Moroccan National Tourist Office (MNTO)
  • Jordan Tourism Board
  • SPET Turismo de Tenerife
  • City of Oulu, Finland
  • World Travel & Tourism Council
  • Sevilla City Offices
  • Myrtle Beach Area Chamber/CVB
  • Malta Tourism Authority
  • ENIT – Italian National Tourist Board
  • Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Destination New South Wales
  • Bermuda Tourism Authority
  • Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc.
  • Fly to Milano
  • Colombia by ProColombia
  • Algarve Tourism Bureau
  • Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
  • Belize Tourism Board
  • Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau
  • Curacao Tourist Board
  • Tourism and Events Queensland
  • Costa Rica Tourist Board (ICT)
  • Ecuador Ministry of Tourism

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Previous Industry Supplier Attendees

  • World Fuel Services
  • Aecon Concessions
  • Arthur D. Little
  • ARC
  • Landrum & Brown
  • Sabre
  • ICF Aviation
  • CAPA - Centre for Aviation
  • OAG
  • LAZ Parking
  • Municipality of Milan
  • Lufthansa Systems
  • Informa.
  • fvw|TravelTalk
  • JLS Consulting
  • CH-Aviation GmbH
  • ACI World
  • Air Service One
  • ASM Global Route Development
  • Amadeus
  • Aviation Week Network
  • Airline Data Inc
  • Servair S A
  • InterVISTAS Consulting Inc.
  • Airline/Aircraft Projects Inc. New York
  • Air Partner Ltd
  • Fiplan GmbH

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Join representatives from the world's leading airlines, airports, and tourism authorities at Routes World and take advantage of the unique cost and time-saving benefits that the event provides.

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