Today, Wizz Air has confirmed the launch of 5 new routes from Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH): Bucharest and Budapest starting June 3rd, Katowice and Sofia from September 15th, Cluj-Napoca from September 16th.
We spoke about 3 of these new routes on April 25. With today’s announcement, Wizz Air becomes the first European low-cost airline launching flights to Abu Dhabi. This announcement follows the one in March, when Wizz Air announced the launch of Wizz Air Abu Dhabi as a joint-venture with Abu Dhabi Developmental Holding Company. From AUH, Wizz Air plans to offer a range of routes to destinations in the Middle East, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Indian subcontinent.
Budapest / from June 3rd until 30 Sept – twice weekly, then 3x weekly
Bucharest / from June 3rd until 30 Sept – twice weekly, then 3x weekly
Katowice / from 15 Sept until 24 Oct – twice weekly
Sofia / effective September 15th – twice weekly
Cluj-Napoca / effective September 16th – twice weekly