On August 19, 2020, Wizz Air UK will resume services from Pulkovo St. Petersburg Airport (Russia) to London Luton Airport. The flights will be performed up to four times a week.
In 2019, Wizz Air UK served more than 29 thousand passengers on flights between St. Petersburg and London. The carrier started to provide services from Pulkovo to Luton on October 1, 2019. In 2019, Wizz Air UK won the LED Together Prize as the Best Developing Newcomer.
Pulkovo Airport is the fourth airport in Russia in terms of passenger traffic. In 2020, Pulkovo became the winner of the national ‘Air Gates of Russia’ award, according to the passenger and airlines’ votes. Airports Council International (ACI) named St. Petersburg Airport ‘The Best Airport in Europe with the annual traffic of 15-25 million passengers in 2019’. Since 2010, Northern Capital Gateway LLC has been the main operator of Pulkovo, implementing the airport reconstruction and development project under a public-private partnership agreement with the city of St. Petersburg.