The largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe; Wizz Air announced its fifth aircraft that will base at its Sofia base. Wizz Air’s 5th Airbus A320 will help to introduce 5 new routes and increase number of frequencies on the existing routes.
From 14 September the airline will operate new services from Sofia to Bari, Cologne, Geneva, Naples and Munich Memmingen. The new aircraft will allow Wizz Air to increase the number of weekly flights on the existing routes from Sofia to London Luton, Bologna, Larnaca, Dubai and Malta.
Wizz Air now offers a total of 27 routes to 14 countries from 3 Bulgarian airports.
All flights are already on sale and can be booked on wizzair.com starting from BGN 49.99 (one-way including all taxes and non-optional charges).
Wizz Air’s newest routes from Sofia:
|New route||Days||Starting date||Fares from**|
|Sofia-Bari||Mon; Fri||14 September||BGN 49.99|
|Sofia – Cologne||Mon; Fri||14 September||BGN 59.99|
|Sofia - Geneva||Mon; Fri||14 September||BGN 59.99|
|Sofia – Naples||Wed; Sun||16 September||BGN 49.99|
|Sofia – Munich Memmingen||Wed; Sun||16 September||BGN 49.99|
FREQUENCY INCREASES ON EXISTING ROUTES FROM SOFIA:
|London Luton||From 11 to 14||4 June|
|Bologna||From 3 to 4||14 September|
|Larnaca||from 3 to 4||14 September|
|Dubai||From 2 to 3||14 September|
|Malta||From 2 to 3||14 September|
György Abrán, Chief Commercial Officer of Wizz Air, said: "Today’s announcement is great news for Bulgaria. By expanding our Sofia fleet, we create more travel options and a greater choice of destinations in Italy, Germany and Switzerland. The new services from Sofia offer a perfect opportunity to visit the Italian beaches or enjoy the beautiful landscape of the Alps in Switzerland and Germany at truly affordable fares combined with an excellent travel experience. This is expected to create more local jobs as well as further stimulate tourism in Bulgaria by attracting more business from these countries."