Passengers can now fly direct to Amman in Jordan from London Luton with fares from just £36 on Wizz Air.
Wizz Air, the fastest growing airline in Europe and the most environmentally sustainable in the world, is celebrating the launch of a new low-cost route from its base in London Luton Airport to Jordan’s capital, Amman. Tickets are available now on wizzair.com or via the airline’s mobile app, with fares starting at £36*.
Wizz Air will operate flights between Luton and Amman three times a week. Amman offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy impressive ancient architecture and desert views, as well as experience the incredible hospitality that Jordan has to offer.
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Today’s announcement follows the recent launch of four new routes from London Luton to Prague, Sharm el-Sheikh, Tallinn and Hurghada. Wizz Air now offers over 80 routes from London Luton, where it is the largest operator.
Marion Geoffroy, CEO of Wizz Air UK said: “We are very excited to announce the launch of our new route to Amman, a capital city bursting with life and the gateway to the historic country of Jordan. We are constantly striving to diversify and expand our network and are delighted to be able to offer our passengers exciting and affordable travel opportunities even beyond Europe, following the launch of our flights from Luton to Sharm El Sheikh. We look forward to welcoming customers aboard our young, efficient and sustainable aircraft.”
Naif Al Faiz, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, and Chairman of the Jordan Tourism Bureausaid: “The launch of this line sits within the framework of the Jordan Tourism Bureau and marks the beginning of a new direct flight through Queen Alia International Airport connecting Amman and London. It also promotes Jordanian tourism, highlighting the many positive attractions the country has to offer.”
Dr. Abdelrazak Arabyat, CEO of the Jordan Tourism Boardsaid, “We are delighted to expand our base of operations as part of our wider tourism strategy. This route is particularly important because it will allow tourists to travel directly from Britain to Jordan, and promote Jordan as a destination for tourists throughout Europe.”
Nicolas Claude, CEO of Airport International Group said: “This new route is of strategic importance to us, introducing a connection to a key tourism market for Jordan via a low-cost carrier and offering another cost-effective travel option for UK tourists to visit the Kingdom. We would like to thank our partners for supporting our goal to expand and diversify our airline and route networks, ultimately further cementing QAIA’s position as Jordan’s premier gateway to the world.”
Jonathan Rayner, Chief Commercial Officer at London Luton Airport said: “We are delighted that Wizz Air UK is adding this exciting new destination to our departure schedules. The timing of the launch could not be better as we approach what is set to be our busiest Christmas period since 2019. Amman is already showing all the signs of establishing itself as a very popular destination and Passengers can enjoy a smooth and friendly passenger experience when choosing London Luton Airport and Wizz Air.”
WIZZ AIR’s new UK routes
London Luton-Amman: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
As of December 13, 2022
* Prices from £36.00: one way price, including taxes, handling and other non-optional charges. One carry-on bag (max: 40x30x20cm) is included. A trolley bag and any checked baggage items are subject to additional fees. The price only applies to bookings made on wizzair.com and the WIZZ mobile app.
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Wizz Air, the fastest growing European ultra-low-cost airline, operates a fleet of 175 Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft. A team of dedicated aviation professionals provides excellent service and very low fares, making Wizz Air the preferred choice of 27.1 million passengers in the F22 financial year ending 31 March 2022. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker WIZZ. The company was recently named one of the ten safest airlines in the world by airlineratings.com, the only safety and product rating agency in the world, and 2020 Airline of the Year by ATW, the most coveted honor an airline or person can receive, recognizing individuals and organizations that have distinguished themselves Through exceptional performance, innovation and excellent service. Wizz Air was also recognized as the “Most Sustainable Low-Cost Airline” at the Global Financial Sustainability Awards 2022 and the “Global Environmental Sustainability Airline Group of the Year” by the CAPA-Centre for Aviation Awards for Excellence 2022.