Wizz Air connects Podgorica, Montenegro with Hungary’s capital, Budapest


BUDAPEST, Hungary, 2017-Apr-04 — /Travel PR News/ — Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, launched today its new service connecting Podgorica with Hungary’s capital, Budapest. The new low-fare route, with a convenient schedule of two weekly frequencies, will bring truly affordable travel opportunities for our Montenegro passengers to discover Hungary’s magnificent capital, as well as 61 other destinations across Europe, available on WIZZ’s low-fare network from Budapest. Passengers planning their holidays or a weekend getaway to Budapest and beyond, can book their tickets on wizzair.com from fares starting at as low as EUR 14.99*.

The new service to Budapest, which is the only direct connection between the two countries, will boost tourism and establish an important link for trade and business, encouraging investment in the country. Montenegro travelers can explore the beautiful historical city of Budapest, famous for its hearty Hungarian cuisine, dazzling architecture and amazing landscapes. Furthermore, the new route will also serve as a convenient gateway to Europe for Montenegro travelers, offering 61 destinations across 28 countries with Wizz Air’s Budapest network.

Wizz Air’s first low-fare services landed in Montenegro in August 2016 with two destinations from Podgorica to Munich Memmingen and Milan Malpensa. The Budapest-Podgorica route represents further expansion of Wizz Air’s ever-growing network into the Western Balkan region and demonstrates the airline’s commitment to Montenegro.

WIZZ’s operations across Europe and beyond, provide affordable services to 140 destinations across 42 countries, and a professional team welcomes customers on board of one of the youngest fleets in Europe with 79 aircraft, including 16 of the ultra-efficient brand new state-of-the-art 230-seat Airbus A321. In 2016, almost 23 million passengers have enjoyed Wizz Air’s low fares and excellent onboard experience.






Fares from*


Until April 7:

Monday, Friday

3 April 2017

EUR 14.99

From April 8:

Wednesday, Sunday


Sorina Ratz, Communications Manager at Wizz Air, said: Today we are delighted to celebrate yet another important milestone in Montenegro, launching the only direct connection between Montenegro and Hungary. Underlining our commitment to Montenegro customers, the new service commencing today from Podgorica to Budapest will bring even more lowest-fare travel opportunities, including discovering magnificent Budapest, along with 61 other destinations across Europe available through WIZZ’s lowest–fare network from Budapest. Furthermore, the direct service will stimulate inbound tourism to Montenegro’s vibrant capital and will boost business links between the two countries. We look forward to continuing to work with Podgorica International Airport and bring more affordable travel opportunities for our Montenegro passengers.Our friendly and dedicated team is looking forward to welcoming passengers onboard on Podgorica flights to enjoy WIZZ’s lowest fares, easy booking system and excellent onboard experience!”

Milica Babic,adviser for public relationes of executive director of Montegro Airports:

Montenegro Airports are delighted to have another route by WizzAir. Ruote Podgorica-Budapest-Podgorica is important not only for montenegrian tourism but also because of the  better economic coordination between Montenegro and Hungary. We are also very satisfed that our partner Wizzair is developing their network and continue to connect Montegro with europien cities. 

* One way including all taxes and non-optional charges

SOURCE: Wizz Air Hungary Ltd.