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Wizz Air Launches New Route from Rzeszów Jasionka Airport in Poland to Eindhoven, Netherlands

The airline will launch service from their 9th airport in Poland connecting Eindhoven in the Netherlands from Southeast Poland’s Rzeszów Jasionka Airport from November 6, 2020. The carrier hopes the new route will stimulate the local aviation and hospitality sectors.

Wizz Air Airbus A321 Fuselage Closeup - Courtesy Wizz Air

On Wednesday (October 7, 2020), Wizz Air announced an expansion of their service to and from Poland with a new route between the Podkarpacie region’s Rzeszów-Jasionka Airport to Eindhoven in the Netherlands. The carrier will offer twice-weekly service on the route from November 6, 2020, which will operate on Mondays and Fridays. From December, the route will be operated twice-weekly on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Wizz hopes the new route will help stimulate the local aviation and hospitality sectors while providing Podkarpacie passengers low fares to the Netherlands. In Wednesday’s announcement, Wizz Air’s Chief Commercial Officer, George Michalopoulos, said,

“We are thrilled to announce our first route from Rzeszów-Jasionka Airport to Eindhoven. Wizz Air continues to expand its low-fare route network in Poland while maintaining the highest standards in terms of health and safety protocols. Our polish crew looks forward to welcoming you onboard.”

Also commenting on Wednesday’s announcement, Rzeszów-Jasionka Airport’s CEO, Adam Hamryszczak, added,

“Today’s announcement is a real milestone in the history of Rzeszow-Jasionka Airport. Our strategic goal is to diversify our business partnerships; therefore, we highly appreciate the decision of Wizz Air to start operating from our airport. I hope this new route marks the beginning of a long-term cooperation and further route development.”

Wizz Air Launches New Service Between Southeast Poland’s Rzeszów Airport and Eindhoven in the Netherlands – Courtesy Wizz Air

Budapest, Hungary-based Wizz Air serves 155 destinations across 45 countries and operates an all Airbus fleet of 124 airbus A320 and A321 aircraft. The airline is the largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in Central and Eastern Europe and operates one of the youngest fleets in the world. Wizz Air offers over 710 routes from 33 bases and served around 40 million guests over the last 12 months. The carrier offers superior guest service at exceptionally low fares and trades on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol WIZZ.

Source: Wizz Air