Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield secures new 5 year deal with Wizz Air

Published 7th December 2012 at 11:33am

Low-cost airline Wizz Air has signed a five-year agreement to continue using Robin Hood Airport for its flights to and from Eastern Europe.

The airport’s ability to provide best-in-class service and efficiency on the lowest possible cost base, an attractive combination for Wizz Air, who is committed to offering the best value for money for their customers flying between South Yorkshire and Gdansk, Katowice, Poznan, Warsaw and Wroclaw in Poland and Vilnius in Lithuania.

Daniel de Carvalho, Corporate Communications Manager at Wizz Air, says: “This is a good day both for Wizz Air and for Doncaster Sheffield Airport. Wizz Air delivers low fares combined with excellent customer service and we partner with airports that work by the same philosophy of low costs and good service. Our partnership with Doncaster Sheffield has stimulated low fare air traffic in this region connecting the North of England with six exciting Central and Eastern European cities. With this renewed partnership we expect our passenger volume to grow further.”

Chris Harcombe, Aviation Development Manager for the Airport says: “We have worked closely with Wizz Air since they launched services in the UK market and have been delighted with their performance at Doncaster Sheffield since our partnership began”.

“In recent months we’ve worked hard with the airline to understand how best to realise their ambitions for the North of England market. Our business model is focused on providing our airline partners with industry leading levels of operational efficiency and the lowest possible cost base whilst giving access to some of the UK’s most densely populated areas outside of London.”