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Wizz Air expands its network to Kuwait and the Maldives

LONDON – Wizz Air Abu Dhabi will begin flights to Male on October 4 and to Kuwait City on October 30 as air travel rebounds excessively in line with its ambitious growth plans.

The carrier has a fleet of the latest Airbus A321NEOs, which reinforces the airline’s commitment to growing in the Gulf region and in the tourism market.

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the ultra-low-fare flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates, announced on June 21 that it will ambitiously announce two highly anticipated destinations, Kuwait City and Male, in the Maldives.

Kuwait City is one of the key cities in the Gulf region, providing many opportunities in the economic and cultural sphere, and also facilitating the traffic of visiting friends and family, which is in great demand in the Gulf region. Gulf.

The launch flight to the Maldives, on the other hand, will allow Abu Dhabi residents to enjoy the island paradise and romantic destination of the famous Maldives atolls with lower fares than premium full-service carriers. like Etihad and Emirates Airlines respectively.

Wizz Air is indeed very affordable. Passengers in the region are allowed to book their flight now on the website with fairs to Kuwait City starting at just AED 99 and AED 319 to Maldives respectively.

The Maldives

From October this year, the ultra-low-cost carrier will operate four (4) weekly flights on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from Abu Dhabi to Malé Velana International Airport, the main international airport and a gateway to the Maldives.

The Maldives as a destination attracts travelers from all over the world, known for its year-round sunshine and picturesque landscapes filled with luxurious resorts, forming the perfect getaway for couples and families.

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi can increase and generate more tourism boom for passengers from Eastern Europe connecting through its Abu Dhabi hub. Eastern Europeans and residents of Abu Dhabi thus have the possibility of flying to the paradise of the Indian Ocean cheaper and more easily.


The new service to Kuwait, meanwhile, will serve the local market (UAE) and Kuwaitis. Kuwait is an underrated Gulf country located in the northwest corner of the Arabian Gulf, and the ultra-low-cost airline will serve Kuwait International Airport daily from its hub in Abu Dhabi.

There will always be a demand for intra-Gulf flights and flights between Abu Dhabi and Kuwait City are no exception. Kuwait is home to many local and rich Arabic traditions, such as the Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Cultural Center, the Grand Mosque of Kuwait, and the Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Center.

The city is also known for its Souq Al Mubarakiya, one of the oldest markets in the country, which offers an exotic sensory and immersive experience.

A fifth A321neo

The carrier is set to welcome its fifth A321neo machine, an aircraft well regarded by many airlines, including many in the low-cost segment, and the airline reaffirms its commitment to operate efficiently and safely, in compliance environmental standards. in his mind.

Wizz Air Development Manager Owain Jones, said of the newly launched routes and expected new aircraft:

“We are delighted to announce two new Wizz Air Abu Dhabi routes, which reaffirm our commitment to supporting the UAE’s travel and tourism industry by connecting its capital to many regionally popular holiday destinations and world.”

“With the arrival of our fifth Airbus aircraft in October, we are delighted to improve connectivity with our neighboring countries across the GCC with flights to Kuwait, as well as to provide our customers with affordable flights to the Maldives. “

“We are particularly delighted with the launch of flights to the Maldives, a tropical paradise destination that is high on the bucket list of travellers. The Wizz team is looking forward to welcoming customers aboard our young and green aircraft very soon.

Wizz Air has made impressive strides over the past few years, even with the COVID-19 that has plagued the industry for 2 years and continues, the airline is taking impressive steps to expand.

With new destinations and more aircraft on the way, the airline is revolutionizing short- and medium-haul low-cost travelers in Europe and the Gulf region.