Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe*, today announced new routes from Larnaca (Cyprus) from April 2014. The new routes, which are part of a long term development plan for the destination Cyprus and of which already a route to Donetsk has been announced earlier, will be operated on one of the airline’s new Airbus A320 aircraft from the 2014 summer schedule.
With the addition of the new routes, Wizz Air’s route network in Larnaca will now grow to a total of 6 routes to 5 different countries. Capacity in the first 12 months of operating the new routes will grow to a total of 250,000 seats. The airline believes this will stimulate the local job market in aviation and tourism sectors as consumers will have access to more low cost routes. Seats on the new Larnaca routes are already on sale from just EUR 24.99** and can be booked on www.wizzair.com
WIZZ AIR’S NEW ROUTES FROM LARNACA:
To Days Starts Fares from** Status
Belgrade Wed, Sun 30 Mar EUR 24.99 NEW
Kiev Thu, Sun 1 May EUR 29.99 NEW
Donetsk Wed, Sun 30 Mar EUR 49.99 ANNOUNCED
Wizz Air’s Daniel de Carvalho said: "At Wizz Air we are committed to delivering low fares on routes that are attractive for our customers. This commitment is today underlined by the launch of 2 new exciting routes connecting Cyprus with Serbia and Ukraine. We look forward to carrying many Cypriots to the historic cities of Kiev and Belgrade as well as to Donetsk, while Serbian and Ukraine travelers can visit beautiful Cyprus on our very low fares. With fares starting from only EUR 24.99 and two weekly flights on both new routes, it is very convenient to book a long weekend away on wizzair.com.”
Commenting on Wizz Air’s new routes, Hermes Chief Executive Officer, Wes Porter said: “We welcome the decision of the airline to grow its presence in Cyprus, a development that will contribute to the economic welfare of the island. We look forward to a fruitful cooperation and further growth in the years to come.”
**one way price including taxes, non-optional charges and one small cabin bag
Wizz Air is the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe*, operates a fleet of 45 Airbus A320 aircraft and offers more than 280 routes from 19 bases, connecting over 95 destinations across 36 countries. At Wizz Air, a team of over 1,700 aviation professionals deliver superior service and very low ticket prices making Wizz Air the preferred choice of over 12 million passengers in 2012.
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