Wizz Air, the Hungarian low cost airline has announced new routes to the Canary Islands from London Gatwick and Doncaster Sheffield.
These new routes will commence from the end of October 2020 for winter 20/21, flights are already scheduled and on sale.
Wizz Air hand baggage allowance is 10kg in the cabin and 10kg, 20kg or 32kg in the hold. Wizz Go fare includes standard seats and Wizz Plus includes XL premium seats. Check in opens at 30 days if you have pre booked a seat, or 48 hours without one.
Doncaster Sheffield (DSA)
The new Wizz Air base at Doncaster Sheffield was only announced on the 13th August 2020. Shortly followed by a decision to base a second aircraft in this location, allowing for 13 routes to operate for winter 20/21. Both Fuerteventura (FUE) and Gran Canaria (LPA) have flights operating twice a week on Monday & Friday. Lanzarote (ACE) and Tenerife (TFS) will have three weekly flights on Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday. The airline will operate 2 x Airbus A320. Flights commence on the 22nd October 2020.
London Gatwick (LGW)
Wizz Air announced plans to open their third base at Gatwick Airport on the 18th August 2020. The airline will allocate 1 x Airbus A321 to operate from LGW with 4 new routes operating from 22nd October 2020. Lanzarote will have 3 flights a week from LGW-ACE on Monday, Wednesday & Friday. Starting from the 23rd October 2020.
At a time when other low cost airlines are reducing their itineraries, these new routes come as welcome news for passengers flying to the Canary Islands.