EasyJet has joined Wizz Air by stepping with a rescue package for passengers affected by Malev suspending its flights.

The UK budget carrier will offer passengers stranded at their destinations a special rescue fee of 60 euros to return home.

The offer available to any Malev passenger due to travel inbound until midnight on February 9.

Passengers have been advised to call EasyJet customer services and provide the agent with their Malev booking reference number. They must then present their airline booking confirmation at check-in as further proof of booking.

EasyJet operates on three former Malev routes – London-Budapest, Paris-Budapest and Berlin-Budapest.