Hungarian Wizz Air continues to grow in the UK!
The ultra low-cost airline will increase frequencies on six routes from the airport in time for the summer season
Wizz Air, Europe’s most dynamic and sustainable airline*, today announces that it has successfully acquired two pairs of additional daily slots from Vueling at London Luton Airport. The agreement means that Wizz Air will increase frequencies on six existing routes from the airport – to Bacau, Craiova, Iasi, Sibiu and Timisoara in Romania, as well as to Wroclaw in Poland from May 11, 2022.
The expansion will see the airline increase its slot portfolio by 167,000 seats, cementing its position as the largest operator at London Luton Airport with over 5.6 million seats in total for the summer season. Tickets for the routes are on sale now on wizzair.com and the airline’s mobile app, with fares starting from just £8.99**.
Passengers flying with Wizz Air from London Luton will now have the choice of super low cost routes to 75 destinations from the airport. Since first flying in May 2004 and opening its base at London Luton Airport in June 2017, Wizz Air has carried passengers from London and South East England to an exciting range of well-known destinations. and off the beaten track. The successful bid for more slots demonstrates Wizz Air’s long-term commitment to the airport and surrounding region, giving an extra boost to the local economy and creating more local jobs.
Wizz Air recruits ambitious cabin and flight crew at London Luton Airport and welcomes applications from experienced cabin crew, as well as those without prior experience. The airline also recently announced the biggest ever pay rise for its cabin crew in the UK. Open Recruitment Days will be held on April 12, 19 and 26, 2022 at the Courtyard by Marriott Luton Airport. For more information, visit: careers.wizzair.com/content/EventsCabinCrew/.
Marion Geoffroy, Managing Director of Wizz Air UK, said: “This announcement highlights
our continued commitment to London Luton Airport,
which was our very first base in the UK. The acquisition of two additional daily slots will allow us to offer customers even more travel opportunities at very low prices. 2022 has started well, especially with the lifting of COVID-19 travel restrictions for fully immunized travellers. We look forward to a busy summer season and passengers will be able to enjoy our excellent service on board one of the most environmentally friendly aircraft available on the market today.