Airport news

2017 03 27

WIZZ AIR STARTS NEW VILNIUS ROUTE TO GOTHENBURG IN SWEDEN
Vilnius, 26 March 2017 – Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today started operating a new route from its Vilnius base. The newest WIZZ service connects the Lithuanian capital with Gothenburg in Sweden with two weekly flights. Seats on the route are on sale from just EUR 9.99* on wizzair.com.

2017 03 27

airBaltic Launches Vilnius – Paris
Vilnius. On March 26, the Latvian airline airBaltic launched flights on Vilnius – Paris route. The route offers more convenient travel options for travellers from Lithuania and France.

2017 03 27

airBaltic launches Vilnius – Munich
Vilnius. The Latvian airline airBaltic today, on March 27, launched a new direct route linking Vilnius and Munich. The new route offers new travel options for travellers from Lithuania and Germany.

2017 03 24

New summer flight destinations from Lithuania - sunny resorts and metropoles
The summer flying season starting this Sunday will not come as a disappointment to demanding travellers from Lithuania and will further enhance air routes to European cities. St. Petersburg, Naples and Munich are just a few new destinations, which travellers through Lithuanian airports will be able to enjoy in the new flight season.

2017 03 16

Lithuanian Airports: we had 15 percent more passengers in February compared to last year
February did not become any exception for Lithuanian Airports rejoicing over an impressive growth in the number of passengers and flights. Compared to the last month of the winter season of 2016, almost 15 percent more passengers were served in the country this year, while the number of flights increased by one tenth. Lithuanian Airports served a total of more than 325 000 passengers and nearly 3 700 flights in February.

2017 03 13

Lessons of Italians and Austrians before the Reconstruction of the Runway at Vilnius Airport
The reconstruction of the runway at Vilnius Airport, which will begin on 14 July, will become the most important event on the Lithuanian aviation market this year. However, works of this type are not a rarity worldwide as similar reconstructions have been successfully completed at Milan/Bergamo Airport and at the airport in Klagenfurt, the sixth largest Austrian city. Italian and Austrian experience is appreciated by Lithuanians, so the works in the largest airport in Lithuania will be carried out according to advice given by foreign colleagues.

2017 03 08

Lithuanian Airports: During Negotiations with Airlines, Arguments Based on Numbers are Most Important
Although over the course of this year ten new routes will become available from the three airports in the country, Lithuanian Airports intend to continue expanding their routes map. However, they plan to do this after conducting a survey of the country’s businessmen and taking their actual needs into consideration. Thoughts on essential flight destinations were shared by representatives of various public bodies responsible for the promotion of tourism and export and the attraction of investments to our country during a discussion organised by Lithuanian Airports.

2017 03 07

Lithuanian Airports: We Expect Carriers to Ensure Smooth Functioning of Transport between the Airports in Vilnius and Kaunas
The reconstruction of the runway in Vilnius Airport, which will begin on 14 July, will make Kaunas the centre of Lithuanian aviation until 18 August. However, to ensure that the trip to Kaunas Airport is pleasant, it is particularly important to make sure that interurban transport is convenient, regular, and frequently available. Today, Lithuanian Airports sent a letter to carrier companies and encouraged them to fully commit to passenger transportation to and from Kaunas Airport.

2017 02 27

The Year 2016 Made Lithuanian Airports the Leader in the Baltic Region
Passenger flows that increased by a double digit as well as new flights and the most impressive pace of activities throughout the region of the Baltic Sea last year. These are the results achieved by Lithuanian Airports, whose successful growth was noticed by the UK newspaper “The Daily Telegraph”.

2017 02 24

Vilnius and Palanga will Have an Air Bridge to the Cultural Capital of Russia
As early as at the end of spring, it will again be possible to reach Saint Petersburg, which is considered to be the cultural capital of Russia, by air from Lithuania. The Russian airline “RusLine” announced the new destination from Palanga and the return of the old destination to Vilnius.