Wizz Air grows passenger numbers by 22.4% in May

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LOAD FACTOR INCREASES 2.0 PPTS TO 93.9%

Wizz Air Holdings Plc (“Wizz Air”) announces passenger statistics for May 2019.

In May 2019, Wizz Air continued to grow its network and improve its customer offering as follows:

  • Route network expansion with the start of 9 new routes from/to: Poland (7x) and Ukraine (2x).
  • Opening of newest Polish base in Krakow with three based A320 family aircraft deployed in May, August and September in summer 2019.
  • Wizz Air was named 2019 Airline of the Year by Air Transport Awards, the only international prizes that award all the main categories of the air transport industry.
  • Celebration of 15 years of operation and a remarkable milestone of 200 million carried passengers.
Month Rolling 12 months to:
May May Change 31 May 31 May Change
2019 2018 2019 2018
Capacity (seats) 3,697,170 3,086,626 19.8% 38,411,496 33,359,776 15.1%
Passengers* 3,470,889 2,836,380 22.4% 35,725,349 30,513,700 17.1%
Load Factor** 93.9% 91.9% 2.0ppts 93.0% 91.5% 1.5ppts

*booked passengers**rounded to one decimal place

Additional Wizz Air Operational Statistics

Month Rolling 12 months to:
May 2019 May 2018 Change 31 May 2019 31 May 2018 Change
Available SeatKilometres (000s) 6,003,311 4,959,269 21.1% 62,324,686 53,058,285 17.5%
Revenue PassengerKilometres (000s) 5,656,397 4,550,933 24.3% 58,084,545
Jun 4, 2019, 08:00

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