Abu Dhabi : Wizz Air Abu Dhabi on Tuesday announced the launch of its first flight to Male, Maldives.
According to Emirates News Agency (WAM), the route will be operated four times per week in October, every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, increasing to six times per week in November and operating daily from December.
Michael Berlouis, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi Managing Director, said, “Offering the ideal escape for relaxation, self-discovery and picture-perfect moments, it’s no surprise that the Maldives is an ever-popular destination. In line with our commitment to offer our customers world-class low-cost travel experiences, we are excited to now be flying to this tropical paradise, unlocking new travel options for those not only within the UAE, but also for self-connecting passengers.”
Dr. Abdulla Mausoom, Minister of Tourism of the Maldives, said, “With the extensive global connections UAE provides, the new route from Abu Dhabi will strengthen connectivity between the Maldives and the rest of the world. And with this enhanced connectivity between UAE and Maldives, I welcome Emiratis and residents to travel to the Maldives and experience the Maldivian hospitality. More people can take advantage of this convenient link thanks to the direct flights between Abu Dhabi and the Maldives. I wish Wizz Air every success with its new service to the Maldives.”