Published: November 17 2023
Hungarian low-cost airline, Wizz Air, has announced the resumption of flights between London and Chisinau, Moldova. These flights were previously cancelled due to security concerns related to the Russian-Ukrainian war. The airline has also introduced flights between Chisinau and Milan and Rome in Italy.
Flights between London and Chisinau
Wizz Air will operate flights between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Chisinau International Airport (KIV) on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Ticket prices start from EUR 22.3 for the 2,180-kilometre journey.
Flights between Chisinau and Milan/Rome
The airline will also connect the Moldovan capital with Milan's Malpensa Airport and Rome's Fiumicino International Airport. Both flights will operate twice a week, starting on 14 December 2023. There will be two weekly services offered from Milan and Rome.
Importance of these cities
According to a statement from Wizz Air, the resumption of flights to London, Milan, and Rome offers passengers the opportunity to create convenient connections through other intermediate points as well. These cities are of strategic importance and their reintroduction of flights will stimulate economic development.
The return of Wizz Air to Moldova is seen as a result of the government's continuous efforts to ensure new international connections for all citizens and promote economic development. Moldovan Prime Minister Dorin Recean welcomed the airline's return.
It is great news for travelers between London, Milan, Rome, and Chisinau, as they now have more affordable and convenient options for their journeys.
Questions & Answers
Why did Wizz Air cancel flights from Chisinau, Moldova? Wizz Air canceled flights from Chisinau, Moldova due to security concerns over the Russian-Ukrainian war.
When will Wizz Air resume flights between London and Chisinau? Wizz Air will resume flights between London Luton Airport and Chisinau International Airport on December 14, 2023.
How often will Wizz Air operate flights between London and Chisinau? Wizz Air will operate flights between London and Chisinau on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
Which other cities in Italy will Wizz Air connect with Chisinau? Wizz Air will connect Chisinau with Milan (Malpensa Airport) and Rome (Fiumicino International Airport).
How often will Wizz Air operate flights between Chisinau and Milan/Rome? Wizz Air will operate flights between Chisinau and Milan/Rome twice a week.
When will the flights between Chisinau and Milan/Rome start? The flights between Chisinau and Milan/Rome will start on December 14, 2023.
Who welcomed Wizz Air's return to Moldova? Moldovan Prime Minister Dorin Recean welcomed Wizz Air's return to Moldova.
Why did Wizz Air suspend its operations from Chisinau in February 2023? Wizz Air suspended its operations from Chisinau due to security concerns regarding Moldova's airspace.