Follow London Luton Airport

Wizz Air adds capacity at London Luton for summer operations

Press Release   •   May 18, 2015 13:56 BST

Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced extra London Luton flights to popular holiday destinations in the peak summer travel period. From 19 June through mid-September, Wizz Air will increase departures from LLA as follows:

 Seven additional flights per week (34 total) to Budapest (BUD);

 Four additional flights per week (18 total) to Sofia (SOF);

 Three additional flights per week (10 total) to Burgas (BOJ).

The additional departures offer holiday opportunities for families in the United Kingdom to enjoy low fares, starting from just £28.49, to popular European destinations. In addition to London Luton, Wizz Air operates flights on 50 routes from six other airports in the U.K.

- Ends.

About Wizz Air

Wizz Air is the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, operates a fleet of 59 Airbus A320 aircraft and offers over 380 routes from 21 bases, connecting 112 destinations across 38 countries. At Wizz Air, a team of approximately 2,200 aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low ticket prices making Wizz Air the preferred choice of 16.5 million passengers in the financial year ended 31 March 2015. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker: WIZZ

For more information:

Daniel de Carvalho; Wizz Air Group; +41-22-5559889

London Luton Airport is one of the UK’s largest airports and carried 10.5 million passengers in 2014. The Airport directly and indirectly employs over 600 and 8,000 staff respectively and is a key economic driver for the region.

easyJet, Wizz Air, Ryanair, Monarch, Thomson, EL AL, Atlasjet, Blue Air, TAROM, SunExpress and Air Nostrum operate from the airport, departing to over 100 destinations including services to Europe, Africa, and Asia, with onward connections to Mumbai, Hong Kong, Johannesburg, Beijing and Bangkok via Tel Aviv.