Wizz Air Adds Kazan to Budapest Timetable, Expands Marosvásárhely Service
MTI-Hungary Today 2019.07.08.
Hungarian low-cost carrier Wizz Air has won a state tender to operate a direct flight between Budapest and the Russian city of Kazan, Péter Szijjártó, the minister of foreign affairs and trade, announced on Monday at a joint press conference with the airline’s CEO József Váradi.
The flight will operate on Wednesdays and Sundays from the end of October, Szijjártó said. Hungary has been in talks with Russia on launching the service since 2015, he added. He noted that Tatarstan is an important export market for Hungarian farm products. Wizz Air also announced on Monday the expansion of its service between Budapest and Marosvásárhely (Târgu Mureș), Romania, from two flights a week to a flight every day.