Wizz Air UK has launched two new routes from its London Luton base to the Russian cities of Moscow and St Petersburg from 1st October.
Flights will operate a daily service with fares from just £25.99* All flights will be using 180-seat Airbus A320 aircraft and 230-seat A321 aircraft.
Wizz Air UK is the sole British carrier directly connecting passengers from London to St. Petersburg, the cultural capital of Russia that boasts scenic canals and baroque architecture.
Steeped in culture and history, both Moscow and St. Petersburg offer world-famous museums and galleries, glamourous nightlife scenes and trendy restaurants.
To celebrate the route launches, Luton Airport has commissioned 3D street art installations depicting the iconic cities, with the artworks on display outside the airport terminal.
Owain Jones, Managing Director of Wizz Air UK said: “We are thrilled to offer our UK passengers the opportunity to experience Russia’s major cities. Those looking to immerse themselves in the rich history and culture of Moscow and St. Petersburg need look no further, as our direct, low-fare flights make these cities more accessible than ever. Wizz Air is delighted to continually offer our customers more opportunities to discover new and exciting destinations across Europe and further afield and look forward to welcoming passengers travelling to Russia on-board our young, green and ultra-efficient Airbus aircraft fleet.”
Jonathan Pollard, Chief Commercial Officer, London Luton Airport said: “We’re really excited to be launching these two fabulous destinations, making Russia the 44th country to be connected with London Luton Airport. I’m very confident that they will prove a big success with our passengers and we remain grateful to Wizz Air for continuing to widen their choice of destinations available here at the airport”.
Wizz Air now offers 107 low fare routes to 30 countries from eleven UK airports; and 63 routes from its London Luton base.
* One-way price, including administration fee. One carry-on bag (max: 40x30x20cm) is included. Trolley bag and each piece of checked-in baggage is subject to additional fees. The price applies only to bookings made on wizzair.com and the WIZZ mobile app. The number of seats at indicated prices are limited.
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