Before even opening its first connection between Budapest and Bordeaux on 22nd September, the budget airline Wizz Air has already announced a new link to Warsaw which will be in place from spring 2018. This announcement is part of Wizz Air’s development strategy in France, after expanding to the airports of Paris-Beauvais, Nice and Lyon. With this new destination in the bag, Bordeaux further accelerates the development of its network of lines to eastern Europe.
Bordeaux-Warsaw flights will take place twice a week on the Airbus A320 on Wednesdays and Sundays. The opening of the first link to Poland from Bordeaux will allow travellers to reach its capital in under 3 hours.
- Departure from Bordeaux at 16 :10 – Arrival in Warsaw at 19 :00
- Departure from Warsaw at 12:50 – Arrival in Bordeaux at 15:40
According to Pascal Personne, the Airport’s Director: “This line to Poland is a first for Bordeaux Airport. Evidently the teams here at the airport are delighted. Firstly because, whether for business or pleasure, it’s offering travellers from the region the option of discovering a new, yet economically significant country in Europe on a direct flight from Bordeaux. It also allows them to explore this magnificent capital city which is listed as a UNESCO world heritage site. It’s also fantastic to see the trust that an airline leader such as Wizz Air has put in the Bordeaux market and more generally in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.”
Gabor Vasarhelyi, Communications Manager at Wizz Air, said: "We are thrilled to announce another exciting WIZZ route from Bordeaux Airport. Along with Budapest, Warsaw is the second city we fly on our low fares from Bordeaux and we are sure French consumers will appreciate visiting this dynamic Easter-European capital, which is known as the city of palaces, royal gardens and grand parks. On the other we are also confident that our low fares will attract more Polish customers to Southwestern France, which could stimulate tourism and hospitality industries in the region. Tickets are already on sale starting from €49.99* on wizzair.com. Our friendly crew looks forward to welcoming you on board one of our new aircraft a with a smile!”
Reminder: From 22nd September Wizz Air will be offering two flights per week to Budapest, Mondays and Fridays, from the budget terminal billi
- Departure from Bordeaux at 11:55 – Arrival in Budapest at 14:30
- Departure from Budapest at 08:50 – Arrival in Bordeaux at 11:25
More info on Wizz Air
Wizz Air is the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, operates a fleet of 84 Airbus A320 and Airbus A321 aircraft, and offers more than 500 routes from 28 bases, connecting 142 destinations across 43 countries. At Wizz Air, a team of approximately 3,300 aviation professionals delivers superior service and very low ticket prices making Wizz Air the preferred choice of 23.8 million passengers in financial year ended 31 March 2017. 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.