Articles Tagged ‘Wizz Air’

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Tallinn had record 2019 and sees people wanting to travel

Routes Reconnected: Tallinn had record 2019 and sees people wanting to travel

With nearly 3.3 million passengers last year, Tallinn is now very keen to get more Croatia and Greece routes given surging leisure demand.

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Hamburg talks to us about key unserved routes; Toulouse #1 in Europe

Routes Reconnected: Hamburg talks to us about key unserved routes; Toulouse #1 in Europe

Hamburg has won ‘Best Airport in Europe’ for 10-25m passengers for the fourth time. And with its very large and wealthy catchment, it sees big potential.

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Wizz Air CEO: 13 new bases and 260 new routes since pandemic started

Routes Reconnected: Wizz Air CEO: 13 new bases and 260 new routes since pandemic started

Wizz Air CEO suggests more UK bases and a bigger focus on Italy as he insists “we must come out of the crisis as a stronger airline.”


<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Nuremberg’s VFR dream as airport charges drop

Routes Reconnected: Nuremberg’s VFR dream as airport charges drop

London and routes with significant VFR demand, like Athens and Naples, are “no brainers”, Nuremberg says. Redesigned incentive scheme for S21 will help.

Wizz Air CEO: “a third of our network is brand-new”

Wizz Air CEO: “a third of our network is brand-new”

There are two things Wizz Air is doing differently to the industry during coronavirus, including big network diversification. How is it performing margin-wise? 

Ryanair has new top route this winter – Catania to Rome Fiumicino

Ryanair has new top route this winter – Catania to Rome Fiumicino

Ryanair has a new top route this winter. In fact, ALL of its top-10 routes are now in Italy, with the ULCC’s filed domestic Italy seats up by 140% a week.


Latest new routes and bases (29 October - 4 November)

Latest new routes and bases (29 October – 4 November)

This week, easyJet took off from Berlin Brandenburg, the first scheduled departure from the new airport, while Wizz Air opened its eighth base in Romania at Bacau.

Wizz Air begins Bacau base, its eighth in Romania

Wizz Air begins Bacau base, its eighth in Romania

Wizz Air opened its eighth Romanian base on 29 October. Come January, it’ll have 12 routes, with five in direct competition with Blue Air.

Latest route and base launches (22 - 28 October)

Latest route and base launches (22 – 28 October)

Wizz Air inaugurates two new bases, Sunshine Coast linked to Australia’s capital for first time, KLM connected to fifth Polish city, and more.


Wizz Air jets into Catania from Memmingen, its second-largest German airport

Wizz Air jets into Catania from Memmingen, its second-largest German airport

Wizz Air began Memmingen to Catania today, 28 October, its first destination in Western Europe from the German airport. It operates twice-weekly.

Gatwick opens as Wizz Air's second UK base

Gatwick opens as Wizz Air’s second UK base

Wizz Air opened its second UK base, at Gatwick, on 22 October, with the ULCC growing its seats there by a third YOY. 

Wizz Air inaugurates Doncaster Sheffield base; third UK base

Wizz Air inaugurates Doncaster Sheffield base; third UK base

Wizz Air opened its new Doncaster Sheffield base on 23 October; the Yorkshire airport now has 23 Wizz Air routes.