Wizz Air to launch nine routes from Gatwick and Luton

Wizz Air will launch nine new routes from its bases at Gatwick and Luton airports.

The budget airline will launch the routes between October 30 and December 17, operating flights from Gatwick to Agadir, Morocco; Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt; Verona, Italy; Grenoble, France; and Marrakesh, Morocco.

The remaining four routes will operate from Luton, flying to Tallinn, Estonia; Hurghada, Egypt; Prague, Czech Republic; and Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

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Over the winter, the airline will operate weekly flights to Grenoble, and two flights a week to Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada.

The rest of the routes will run year-round, with daily flights to Prague and Marrakesh, four flights a week to Agadir, and three weekly flights Tallinn and Verona.

Prices range from £20.99 for flights to Prague, Grenoble and Verona, up to £67.99 for flights to Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada. Prices are for one way journeys and include a carry-on bag.

Managing director Marion Geoffrey said: “We are very excited to announce the addition of nine new routes from our bases at Luton and Gatwick.

“Despite the challenges the UK aviation industry has faced this summer season, we remain committed to the market and are pleased to be able to offer passengers the chance to discover even more fascinating destinations such as Tallinn and Hurghada, and revisit holiday hotspots like Sharm El Sheikh.

“We look forward to welcoming passengers on board our young, efficient and sustainable aircraft.”

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