Wizz Air inaugurates Doncaster Sheffield base; third UK base
Wizz Air opened its second UK base at Doncaster Sheffield on 23 October.
The ULCC now has 23 routes from the airport, including 10 in Western Europe.
This year, it has began – or will begin – 14 routes from Doncaster. In order of capacity, they are:
- Tenerife South
- Gran Canaria
In 2019, Wizz Air had almost 736,000 seats at Doncaster, up by 32% YOY, OAG data shows.
Kate Stow, Doncaster Sheffield’s Marketing and Corporate Affairs Director, said:
“We’re thrilled to see the first Wizz flight take off from its full-based operation at DSA and we look forward to continuing our partnership providing affordable travel to our loyal passengers.
“We’ve seen a real surge in bookings from passengers living in West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, North Derbyshire, and Lincolnshire keen to experience popular new routes and ultra-low fares.”