07/08/2018

Wizz Air launches a new service from EuroAirport to Pristina

11 NEW ROUTES ANNOUNCED ACROSS ENTIRE NETWORK TODAY

BASEL-MULHOUSE-FREIBURG, 6 August 2018: Wizz Air, one of Europe’s fastest growing airlines announces the launch of a new route from Euroairport to Pristina (Kosovo). The route is one of 11* new services announced across Wizz Air’s far-reaching network today.

The newly announced service will be operated from EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg to the Kosovan capital’sPristina airport, three times weekly on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday starting 20 November. The new low fare service will create great travel opportunities for passengers from the surrounding three-country region and their visitors from just 19.99 EUR**. 

Wizz Air started its operations at EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg in 2012 and after 6 years of successful operations more than 1.1 million passengers have enjoyed the airline’s great value-service. WIZZ remains committed to the trinational region around the airport and continues to create more affordable travel opportunities offering over 1.9 million seats on 17 low fare routes in 2018, which represents a 38% year-on-year growth.

Today’s Wizz Air announcement of the expansion of its network footprint across Europe and beyond adds 11 new routes to the airline’s network. WIZZ passengers looking for exciting travel opportunities can now explore 17 new destinations in 13 countries. Including the new routes announced today, WIZZ is adding more than 125 new routes in 2018 and over 700 additional weekly flights on existing services across its extensive and diversified network covering 44 countries.

Andras Rado, Corporate Communications Manager at Wizz Air said:
Today we were thrilled to announce this new route from Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg to Pristina, Kosovo. WIZZ is the European airline that is always looking to create more and more exciting travel connections for its customers across Europe and beyond. Our continuous growth further strengthens Wizz Air’s commitment to EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, as well as stimulate the tourism and hospitality sectors in the region and in the agglomerations of the 3 countries around the airport.

WIZZ eager travelers looking to explore amazing places around Europe and beyond can now secure the lowest fares on wizzair.com 

Route:

Operating Days

Starts

Fares From*

Mulhouse –Pristina

Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays

20-Nov-2018

19.99 EUR


About Wizz Air
Wizz Air is the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, operates a fleet of 104 Airbus A320 and Airbus A321 aircraft, and offers more than 600 routes from 25 bases, connecting 141 destinations across 44 countries. At Wizz Air, a team of approximately 4,000 aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low ticket prices making Wizz Air the preferred choice of 31 million passengers in the past 12 months. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker WIZZ and is included in the FTSE 250 and FTSE All-Share Indices. Wizz Air is registered under the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Operational Safety Audit (IOSA), the global benchmark in airline safety recognition. The company was recently named 2017 - European Airline of the Year by Aviation 100, a renown annual publication that recognizes the year’s most outstanding performers in the aerospace industry.

For more information
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Andras Rado, Wizz Air Group, communications@wizzair.com
         
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* The 11 routes announced today are: Budapest – Doncaster Sheffield; Craiova – Brussels Charleroi; Tirana – Dortmund; Vilnius – Lviv; Pristina – Mulhouse; Pristina – Dortmund; Pristina – Memmingen; Warsaw – Vienna; Gdansk – Kharkiv; Wroclaw – Kharkiv; Lviv – Bratislava More details available on https://wizzair.com/en-gb/information-and-services/about-us/news/#/

** One way including all taxes and non-optional charges


Notes for Editors:
•    All flights operated on Airbus A320 aircraft, with 180 seats and A321 aircraft with 230 seats
•    New Airbus A321 deliveries started in November 2015
•    For free pictures of aircraft, crews and logo library please visit http://wizzair.com/en-GB/press