Wizz Air Abu Dhabi commences operations in Abu Dhabi

posted on 19th January 2021 by Eddie Saunders
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi commences operations in Abu Dhabi

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, the newest national airline of UAE, today announces the addition of a new destination from Abu Dhabi to Tel Aviv, Israel. The new route, launching on 12 February 2021, will create new opportunities for travellers and further diversify Abu Dhabi’s tourism sector. Tickets are already on sale on wizzair.com and the airline’s mobile app, now also available in Arabic language, with fares starting as low as AED 99/ILS 89*.

The company’s Chairman, József Váradi said: “The launch of Wizz Air Abu Dhabi recognises Abu Dhabi as a bold new frontier for ultra-low fare travel in the region. We most welcome the opportunity to contribute to Abu Dhabi’s efforts to provide a new segment of travel in the UAE in line with its socio-economic vision. We are looking forward to working in strategic partnership with our stakeholders in Abu Dhabi for the benefits of the country by opening up new travel options for residents and tourists.”

The airline recently confirmed Athens as its inaugural destination, with flights from Abu Dhabi International Airport commencing tomorrow, 15 January 2021, followed by flights to Thessaloniki, starting on 4 February 2021.

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, a joint venture established between ADQ and Wizz Air Holdings plc, initially announced a route network that includes Athens, Thessaloniki, Alexandria, Kutaisi, Larnaca, Odesa and Yerevan. Further destinations will be launched over the coming months.


Destination Frequency Starts Fares from*
Abu Dhabi – Tel Aviv 4x Weekly;

Daily as of 1 March 2021

12 February 2021 AED 99/ILS89