Articles Tagged ‘Budapest’

Route launches and new route announcements (26 June - 6 July)

Route launches and new route announcements (26 June – 6 July)

Wizz Air begins Abu Dhabi; American Airlines to start Seattle – Shanghai; Air Albania to be fifth airline from Tirana to London; and much, much more.

Wizz Air starts Abu Dhabi; the first of its big plans there

Wizz Air starts Abu Dhabi; the first of its big plans there

Wizz Air on 1 July began Abu Dhabi from both Budapest and Bucharest. Wizz Air Abu Dhabi became a national UAE airline last month, with 100 aircraft on the cards.

LOT launches Dubrovnik and Varna from Budapest

LOT launches Dubrovnik and Varna from Budapest

Dubrovnik and Varna become LOT’s destination #12 and #13 from Budapest.


Wizz Air announces 26 new routes (and one restart); almost 200 new routes for this summer

Wizz Air announces 26 new routes (and one restart); almost 200 new routes for this summer

With another 27 routes revealed, including eight from Bucharest, eight from Varna, and three from Odesa, we look at the carrier’s summer plans.

Wizz Air takes C-19 new route crown as it reveals another 12 new routes (+ one resumption)

Wizz Air takes C-19 new route crown as it reveals another 12 new routes (+ one resumption)

As Wizz Air announces yet more routes, meaning nearly 100 in the past few weeks, we see where and what.

Wizz Air launches Brussels from Budapest

Wizz Air launches Brussels from Budapest

Wizz Air added Budapest – Brussels on 1 June.


Wizz Air first routes from Abu Dhabi are Bucharest, Budapest, and Sofia?

Wizz Air first routes from Abu Dhabi are Bucharest, Budapest, and Sofia?

Wizz Air let slip its likely initial routes – as it said the scale of its Abu Dhabi ops will be bigger than previously mentioned, which was 50 aircraft.

Budapest on COVID-19 crisis management: “Act swiftly, check the trends, be bold but be calm”

Budapest on COVID-19 crisis management: “Act swiftly, check the trends, be bold but be calm”

Kam Jandu, Chief Commercial Officer, Budapest Airport, talks about Budapest’s crisis management techniques which could help your organisation.

Korean Air becomes Budapest’s latest airline

Korean Air becomes Budapest’s latest airline

Budapest Airport’s record growth continues as the Hungarian capital announces yet another new airline for summer 2020. Korean Air, the flag carrier of South Korea, will operate three-times-weekly from its Seoul Incheon hub to Budapest from 23 May to 17 October. Its arrival means that Central and Eastern Europe’s leading gateway will offer a daily […]


Budapest Airport further expands Chinese connections

Budapest Airport further expands Chinese connections

Budapest Airport marked the return of Hainan Airlines last week as Hungary’s gateway celebrated the launch of the Chinese carrier’s twice-weekly connection to Chongqing. Initially deploying its B789 fleet on the 7,458-kilometre sector last 27 December, the airline returns to the Hungarian market after an eight-year hiatus.

Budapest boosts Spanish seats with Wizz Air

Budapest boosts Spanish seats with Wizz Air

Budapest Airport has announced a new route to the Spanish city of Santander with its home-based carrier Wizz Air. Launching the 1,846-kilometre sector with the low-cost carrier (LCC) on 2 June, the twice-weekly service becomes the airline’s 70th destination served from the Hungarian gateway.

Ryanair’s Kharkiv kick-off at Budapest Airport

Ryanair’s Kharkiv kick-off at Budapest Airport

Budapest Airport kicked-off its route launches of 2020 by welcoming Ryanair’s 48th service last Friday. With the low-cost carrier’s (LCC) twice-weekly operation to Kharkiv, the Hungarian gateway now boasts 26 links per week to Ukraine throughout S20.