News 2017

 

RYANAIR'S LVIV-MEMMINGEN SERVICE LAUNCHES 2 MONTHS EARLY

Ryanair, Europe’s favourite airline, today (16 May) announced that its new 2 times weekly     Lviv – Memmingen service will commence in September due to strong demand from Ukrainian consumers, as part of its expanded Lviv winter 2017 schedule.

Ryanair celebrated its new Lviv – Memmingen route by releasing seats for sale at prices starting from just €19.99 for travel in September and October. These low fare seats are available for booking on the Ryanair.com website until midnight 18 May.

Olga Pawlonka, Ryanair’s Sales & Marketing Manager CEE said:

Ryanair is pleased to announce that our new two weekly Lviv – Memmingen service will begin two months earlier than planned, offering Ukrainian business and leisure travelers the lowest airfares.

This new route, part of our first Lviv – Germany services, will start in September, as part of our expanded Lviv winter 2017 service.

Ukrainian customers and visitors can look forward to even lower fares when they make advance bookings for their holidays, so there’s never been a better time to book low fare flights from Lviv.

To celebrate, we are releasing seats on our Lviv to Memmingen route for sale from just €19.99 for travel in September and October,which are available for booking until midnight 18 May.

Since these amazing low fares will be snapped up quickly, customers should log onto www.ryanair.com and avoid missing out.”

For further information please contact:

Robin Kiely                           Olga Pawlonka

Ryanair DAC                         Ryanair DAC

Tel: +353-1-9451949            Tel: +353-1-9451768

press@ryanair.com            pawlonkao@ryanair.com    

Photo: Andriy Bednazh

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WIZZ AIR STARTED OPERTATIONS FROM ITS SECOND UKRAINIAN AIRPORT

THE NEW LOW-FARE ROUTE FROM LVIV TO WROCLAW

Lviv, 13 April 2017: Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe and Ukraine’s largest low-cost carrier, started today its operations from Lviv International Airport with the new low-fare route to Wroclaw in Poland. Passengers planning their holiday or a weekend getaway to Poland, can discover the city of Wroclaw with a convenient schedule with two weekly frequencies, on Tuesdays and Saturdays, with fares as low as UAH 409*.

Dedicated to the Ukrainian market for more than 9 years, Wizz Air continues expanding its operations in the country and bringing even more low-fare travel opportunities for its passengers. In 2017, eights new routes are commencing from Ukraine, including the second service from Lviv to Berlin, and the connections from Kyiv to Poznan and Lublin in Poland and Frankfurt Hahn and Hannover in Germany. Furthermore, a second Airbus A320 will join Kyiv fleet creating 36 new direct jobs and stimulating the tourism, hospitality and business industries. 
Wizz Air is the pioneer of high quality, lowest fares air travel in the Ukrainian market, and is dedicated to the Ukrainian customers since 2008, when the first international WIZZ flight took off from Kyiv to London Luton. Since then, over 4,8 million passengers have enjoyed truly affordable travel opportunities and excellent service throughout Europe and beyond, on WIZZ’s network from Ukraine. 
Wizz Air now offers a total of 21 low-fare routes to eight countries from two Ukrainian airports, Kyiv and Lviv, and WIZZ’s leisure and business customers can benefit from great value onward travel with WIZZ throughout its network of 140 destinations across 42 countries.

WIZZ AIR’S NEWEST ROUTE FROM LVIV

Destination Days Fares from*
Wroclaw Tuesday, Saturday UAH 409

Sorina Ratz, Communications Manager at Wizz Air said:

“We are celebrating an important milestone in Ukraine by starting operations from our second Ukrainian airport, Lviv. The service launched today from Lviv to Wroclaw, along with the upcoming service to Berlin, once again underline our commitment to create new travel opportunities and further stimulate business relations and tourism in the country. As the largest low-cost carrier in Ukraine, Wizz Air remains dedicated to the market and to our Ukrainian customers and will continue to bring more low-fare opportunities for travel and employment in the future. We are looking forward to our fruitful collaboration with Lviv International Airport and we are welcoming our Ukrainian passengers on board to discover Europe on WIZZ’s low-fares.”

Director General of Danylo Halytskyi International Airport “Lviv”, reported:

"Launching of a new route Wroclaw-Lviv-Wroclaw to Danylo Halytskyi International Airport “Lviv” by “Wizz Air” - is primarily a return of flights operated by the low-cost airline, which has long been known, recognized and expected by the citizens of Lviv. I am convinced that the route will be well-travelled, and we look forward to the commencement of previously announced flights from Lviv to Berlin and other European cities. The operation of flights Lviv-Wroclaw and Lviv-Berlin will enable many Ukrainians to plan a comfortable trip at an affordable price for both business and leisure."

About Wizz Air

Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, operates a fleet of 80 Airbus A320 and Airbus A321 aircraft, and offers more than 500 routes from 28 bases, connecting 140 destinations across 42 countries. At Wizz Air, a team of approximately 3,000 aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low ticket prices making Wizz Air the preferred choice of 23 million passengers in 2016. 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 2016 Value Airline of the Year by the editors of Air Transport World, one of the leading airline trade magazines, as well as 2016 Low Cost Airline of the Year by the Center for Aviation (CAPA), a leading provider of independent aviation market intelligence.

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Photo: Ostap Ilkiv

RYANAIR LAUNCHES 2 NEW UKRAINIAN ROUTES 2 MONTHS EARLY DUE TO RECORD DEMAND

Ryanair, Europe’s No 1 airline, today (13 Apr) announced it will commence 2 new Ukrainian routes in September, two months early, due to strong demand from Ukrainian consumers and visitors.

Ryanair will operate services from both Kiev & Lviv to London Stansted (5 wkly and 2 wkly respectively) as part of its expanded Ukrainian winter 2017 schedule, with 11 new routes in total, which will help deliver 510,000 customers through Kiev Boryspil & Lviv airports this year.

To celebrate its early start, Ryanair released seats for sale at prices starting from just €24.99 (719 UAH) for travel in September and October. These low fare seats are available for booking on the Ryanair.com website until midnight Monday (17 Apr).

 Ryanair’s Olga Pawlonka, Sales & Marketing Manager CEE said:

“We’ve pleased to report huge demand for our new Ukrainian routes, including our first UK services, and as a result, we will commence these route from September, some two months early, as part of our expanded Ukrainian winter 2017 service.

Ukrainian customers and visitors can look forward to even lower fares when they make advance bookings for their summer or winter holidays, so there’s never been a better time to book low fare flights from Kiev and Lviv.

To celebrate, we are releasing seats on our Kiev and Lviv routes for sale from just €24.99 for travel in September and October,which are available for booking until midnight Monday (17 Apr).

Since these amazing low fares will be snapped up quickly, customers should log onto www.ryanair.com and avoid missing out.”

Director General of Danylo Halytskyi International Airport “Lviv”, Tetyana Romanovska said:

“I’m pleased to announce that the largest low-cost carrier of Europe Ryanair has decided to operate flights to Lviv and we have become one of the first Ukrainian airports that could attract this airline. The arrival of Ryanair to Ukraine confirms that our country is recognized as a European country and opens new opportunities for high-quality, fast, comfortable and affordable level of traveling by plane that will result in the increase of prosperity and freedoms of Ukrainians!!! Congratulations to Lviv !!!”

For further information please contact:

Robin Kiely                           Olga Pawlonka        

Ryanair DAC                         Ryanair DAC

Tel: +353-1-9451949             Tel: +353-1-9451768

press@ryanair.com              pawlonkao@ryanair.com

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Photo: Andriy Bednazh