Wizz Air announces a new sunny destination from Vienna: Eilat (Israel)


Wizz Air announces a new route from Vienna to Eilat in Israel. From today on, Austrian customers can purchase the tickets starting from just 29.99 EUR* to this unique destination on wizzair.com.

Starting operations on 17 November 2018 the new service to Eilat will be the first direct connection from Vienna and will be operated twice a week during the winter season. Eilat is Israel’s most southern city, a busy port and popular resort at the northern tip of the Red Sea. The city’s beaches, coral reefs, nightlife and desert landscapes make Eilat a popular destination for international tourists –, especially during Winter time.


New routes Frequency First flight Fares from*
Eilat Tuesday, Saturday 17 November 2018 29.99 EUR


In addition to the new route, responding to the increasing demand for Wizz Air services and genuinely low fares, four long-awaited routes from Vienna will start to operate earlier. The connections from Vienna to Catania (Italy), Lisbon (Portugal), Nice (France) and Kutaisi (Georgia) are brought forward by up to three months and are also on sale from today on.

Route Frequency Original start date New start date
Catania Wednesday, Sunday 23 February 2019 25 November 2018
Lisbon Thursday, Sunday 22 February 2019 25 November 2018
Nice Monday, Friday 22 February 2019 26 November 2018
Kutaisi Thursday, Sunday 15 November 2018 11 October 2018


Sorina Ratz, Acting Head of Corporate Communications at Wizz Air said: “Continuing our investment in Austria, we are pleased to announce for our Austrian customers a new and unique destination, with fares as low as 29.99 EUR* to the sunny resort of Eilat, Israel. Furthermore, today we are also announcing for our Austrian passengers the early commencement of our services to Catania Lisbon, Nice and Kutaisi. We remain committed to our Austrian customers and we are looking forward to bring even more opportunities and provide truly affordable air travel.”

Commitment to Austria

WIZZ is the pioneer of a new travel era in Austria, bringing truly affordable fares and services, maximum choice for its customers and an easy online booking system. Wizz Air will finally allow Austrian customers to travel to a wide range of destinations at genuinely low prices, with Wizz Air’s great value flights including some exciting and off-the-beaten-track destinations and offering the possibility of truly memorable experiences. WIZZ offers now from Vienna Airport services to 31 destinations to 22 countries across Europe and beyond.

*One way including all taxes and non-optional charges

Jul 11, 2018, 11:00


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