Doncaster Sheffield Airport announces new route to Debrecen, Hungary

Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA) continues to expand its impressive scope of destinations with a new route revealed to Debrecen, Hungary’s second largest city and one of the country’s most important cultural centres.

Tickets for Wizz Air flights to Debrecen, Hungary, go on sale on 14 May 2018; holiday makers and culture seekers alike will be able to take advantage of the two flights per week starting from 16 December 2018.

Debrecen is the capital of Hungary’s Northern Great Plain region and once Europe’s largest Calvinist City. There are plenty of attractions to visit that reflect the city’s former glory such as The Nagytemplom, The Deri Museum and Hortobágy National Park, rich with folklore and cultural history.   The city is also just over a two-hour train journey from the capital Budapest.

Sorina Ratz, Acting Head of Communications at Wizz Air said: “We are delighted to be the first airline to connect Doncaster Sheffield with Debrecen, giving our customers based in the North of England the opportunity to explore this vibrant and culturally rich city. Wizz Air now offers a total of eleven routes from Doncaster Sheffield, demonstrating our commitment to offering UK customers low fare air travel to a variety of destinations across Europe. 2018 has seen over 178,000 Doncaster Sheffield passengers make Wizz Air their airline of choice.

Doncaster Sheffield Airport’s expansive repertoire of destinations already extends to 55 destinations and with new routes being released regularly, the airport is proving to be a convenient choice for passengers travelling from Yorkshire and beyond.

Chris Harcombe, Aviation Development Director, Doncaster Sheffield Airport, said: “We are delighted to announce yet another new Wizz Air route from our airport to Debrecen, Hungary. We are delighted that Wizz Air has decided to expand its DSA base is a great show of confidence in our offering and means we can provide a wide choice of destinations for our customers.”

Named as the UK’s best small airport under 10 million passengers by Which? consumer group, Doncaster Sheffield Airport offers an unrivalled customer experience from the moment of arrival. The airport scores highly for terminal parking close by, queues at security, passport control, baggage drop and most significantly the friendly ‘Yorkshire welcome’ from staff.