Airport news

2016 03 29

Ryanair celebrates first Vilnius – Birmingham flights
Ryanair, Europe’s favourite airline, today (29 March) celebrated the launch of its new Vilnius to Birmingham route, which will operate twice daily, as part of its Summer 2016 schedule, and will deliver over 860,000 customers and support 650 “on-site” jobs at Vilnius Airport.

2016 03 23

Vilnius, 23 March 2016: Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced further growth of its low fare route network from Lithuania. The airline will start operating two new routes from Vilnius connecting the Lithuanian capital with the popular holiday destinations Bari in Italy and Reykjavik in Iceland. Wizz Air’s new Vilnius services will both commence on 31 October.

2016 03 22

airBaltic – 10 Years Since Launch of Vilnius – Stockholm
This week the Baltic airline airBaltic celebrates the 10th anniversary of its Vilnius – Stockholm, Arlanda service.

2016 03 15

Ryanair opens new Vilnius base and launches new routes
On 15 March Ryanair, the leading airline in Lithuania, announced it will open a new base at Vilnius Airport from 30 October (No 82 in total) with an investment of $200m and 2 aircraft. In 2016 Ryanair plans a traffic growth of 16% at Vilnius Airport.

2016 03 10

Aviation experts gather in Vilnius to negotiate the route development in Europe
This weekend aviation experts from the whole Europe will gather in Vilnius – on 13–15 March the National Art Gallery will host the international aviation conference CONNECT. Over 400 representatives from more than 50 airlines and 150 airports will have an opportunity to establish new contacts, to negotiate route development possibilities and to shape the image of the future in the aviation market. The event will be hosted by Lithuanian Airports, one of the fastest growing air gateways in Europe.

2016 02 10

Ryanair launches new Vilnius - Berlin winter route
Ryanair, Europe’s favourite airline, today announced a new winter route from Vilnius to Berlin Schönefeld with a three weekly services beginning in November.  

2016 01 22

Traffic changes near Kaunas airport
Important information for those travelling through Kaunas airport: in late January it shall undergo the renovation of transport traffic system. The objective of these changes is to ensure that the trip to and from Kaunas airport is more convenient by any means of transport while the main addition are the new “Kiss and fly” spots where passengers will be able to exit or enter their vehicles in a short-term parking lot.

2016 01 14

Lithuanian Airports’ records: 4.2 million passengers and 50 thousand flights per year
2015 was a record year for Lithuanian Airports – the number of passengers handled during 12 months significantly exceeded the number of the country’s population and reached 4.2 million. The annual flow of people using the services of Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga airports grew by 11.3%, with more flights received by 5.7%.

2015 12 22

Special attention to passengers at Lithuanian airports
Today Lithuanian airports celebrate their already traditional Client’s Day. This is the third time that Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga airports undertake this initiative: from 4 a.m. to 4 p.m. all airport employees will turn their attention to passengers.

2015 12 17

Send season’s greetings to your family and friends from Lithuanian airports
Lithuanian airports encourage those who travel during the holiday season to share their cosy moments with their loved ones in all corners of the world and invite to send holiday greetings to them free of charge. All you need to do is to write down your greetings on a special postcard at Vilnius, Kaunas or Palanga airport and cast it into a post box.