Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Two new destinations added to Bratislava airport’s list

Planes will now also fly to Sofia and Warsaw.

(Source: SITA)

Low-cost airline Wizz Air launched two new routes from M. R. Štefánik Airport in Bratislava, to Sofia (Bulgaria) and Warsaw (Poland) on June 30.

As a result, the airline now offers six routes from the Slovak capital, the TASR newswire reported. Aside from Sofia and Warsaw, it is also possible to book flights to Kiev, Skopje, Kluz-Napoca in Romania and Tuzla in Bosnia and Herzegovina, with the latter two added this March.

Read also: Read also:Planes from Košice will fly to Cologne

The new routes to Sofia and Warsaw will be serviced four times a week, said Wizz Air’s communications manager Sorina Ratz.

“They’ll expand the mutual development of tourism,” Ratz added, as quoted by TASR.

Moreover, Wizz Air will increase the number of flights to Kiev and Skopje, from the current two to four a week.

In the first six months of 2017 Wizz Air transported more than 50,000 passengers from Bratislava.

“We plan to expand existing cooperation even further in the future,” said Bratislava airport’s general director Jozef Pojedinec, as quoted by TASR.

The processing of personal data is subject to our Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy. Before submitting your e-mail address, please make sure to acquaint yourself with these documents.

Topic: Airlines


Top stories

NAKA detains businessman Kočner

The shady businessman featured in several scandals was detained June 20 in connection to questionable promissory notes and tax-related crimes.

Marián Kočner

Last Week in Slovakia: Farmers staged a protest by driving across the country Audio

Listen to all the headlines from The Slovak Spectator's news podcast.

Farmers also met President Andrej Kiska in Bratislava

Report: Slovak-made arms could end up in terrorist hands

A report published at GLOBSEC points out that arms coming form Slovakia were used in Charlie Hebdo and Munich mall attacks.

Illegal arms keep surfacing in Slovakia as well. Illustrative stock photo

What are the biggest challenges of Slovak journalism?

Trust in the media slightly increased following the murder of journalist but it may not last.