Business News, 05/03/2018

Wizz Air Launches Vienna-Kharkiv Flights

From this autumn, Wizz Air, the biggest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, adds Kharkiv destination to its Vienna network.

According to the Kharkiv airport service report, the flight from Kharkiv to Vienna will be operated twice a week at 2 p.m. on Wednesdays and Sundays from November 25 this year. The journey time is approximately 1.5 hours.

The airline company has already confirmed that Kharkiv will become one of the cities that will provide a direct flight to the Austrian capital. Tickets are already available on the booking system and a one-way ticket costs a minimum price of 1,000 UAH (€30).

It is also reported that from March 23, 2019, Kharkiv-Vienna flights will be performed three times a week – on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Kharkiv is extending its routes to Europe this year. Consequently, from April 2018, passengers will be able to fly from Kharkiv to Germany, and from June – to Poland.

Reference: In 2014, Wizz Air airline suspended its flights to Kharkiv due to an unstable situation in Ukraine. The company is returning to Kharkiv in 2018 by opening two new destinations.

Text: Olena Sokolynska

Photo: Kharkiv Airport