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Wizz Air to open base in Albania's Tirana

Wizz Air to open base in Albania's Tirana Author: Wizz Air. License: All rights reserved.

TIRANA (Albania), May 29 (SeeNews) - Hungarian low-cost carrier Wizz Air said on Friday that it will open a new base in Albania's Tirana with three new aircraft on July 1.

The airline will launch 15 new routes from the Albanian capital, the company said in a statement.

The carrier will also open new bases in Italy's Milan, Cyprus' Larnaca and Ukraine's Lviv on July 1, according to the statement. 

"We see the potential to re-stimulate demand for low-cost travel and contribute to the vital recovery of tourism in these markets. With our new health and safety protocol designed to ensure that our customers and crew can fly safely, we are able to offer more affordable travel opportunities on our extensive network," Wizz Air CEO Jozsef Varadi said. 

Wizz Air's flights connect Tirana to Austria, Belgium, Germany, Greece, Italy, the UK, Hungary, France, the Netherlands and the Czech Republic. 

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