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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi launches direct flights to Türkiye

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, low-cost national airline of the United Arab Emirates, on Thursday launched direct flights to Türkiye's capital Ankara.

"The flight from Ankara to Abu Dhabi operates on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, with ultra-low-fares available from $199," the carrier said in a statement.

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, a joint venture between Wizz Air and Abu Dhabi state holding company ADQ, flies to more than 36 destinations in 25 countries.

Michael Berlouis, the company's managing director, said the move will help the carrier expand its network in Europe.

"Türkiye is unmissable and historic, and throughout this year we will continue to deliver adventurous travel options that are more convenient and affordable for everyone," Berlouis added.

Nuray Demirer, TAV Esenboga Airport general manager, said: "We have made a good start to 2023. We are delighted to welcome Wizz Air Abu Dhabi’s first scheduled flight in Türkiye, Abu Dhabi-Ankara, and to offer our passengers the convenience of a direct flight to a new destination."

Source: Anadolu Agency