Airport news

2017 04 21

Lithuanian Airports - growing faster than the average in aviation market
The first quarter of 2017 in Lithuanian Airports was marked by significant results. Not only the number of passengers in the country’s airports exceeded one million and was 16% higher than during the same period last year, but also the number of flights in Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga grew by 12% and amounted to 12,000.

2017 04 14

Lithuanian Airports Elected an Independent Chairman of the Board
On 11 April, the board of Lithuanian Airports, a company that incorporates and manages the airports in Vilnius, Kaunas, and Palanga, elected a new chairman. The elected chairman was Tomas Krakauskas, who had worked as an independent board member for almost a year and a half.

2017 04 10

Lithuanian Airports addressed business for cooperation on flights to Heathrow and Gatwick
Certain groups of travellers are greatly attracted by a possibility to directly reach one of the main London airports - Heathrow, Gatwick or City - from Vilnius. Both institutions attracting foreign investors to Lithuania and entrepreneurs or tourism sector representatives dream about such flights.

2017 04 06

During the reconstruction of the runway of Vilnius Airport, carriers will offer additional trips to Kaunas
During the reconstruction of the runway at Vilnius airport, carriers promise to ensure proper transportation to Kaunas airport. In the beginning of March, when Lithuanian Airports invited carriers of the country to review the regularity of transportation between Vilnius and Kaunas airports, two carriers informed of their plans to increase the number of trips and to create new routes.  

2017 03 30

Lufthansa celebrates the 25th anniversary of its first flight to Vilnius
Additional direct flight between Vilnius and Frankfurt

2017 03 28

“LOT” airlines celebrate their 25th anniversary of operations in Vilnius
Polish airlines “LOT” celebrate their 25th anniversary of operations in Lithuania rejoicing over the popularity of fast and convenient flights to Warsaw and destinations from two Lithuanian airports - Vilnius and Palanga. Having started operating flights from Vilnius a quarter of century ago, “LOT” was one of the first airlines having stepped into the aviation market of Lithuania, which had recently restored its independence.

2017 03 27

WIZZ AIR STARTS NEW VILNIUS ROUTE TO GOTHENBURG IN SWEDEN
Vilnius, 26 March 2017 – Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today started operating a new route from its Vilnius base. The newest WIZZ service connects the Lithuanian capital with Gothenburg in Sweden with two weekly flights. Seats on the route are on sale from just EUR 9.99* on wizzair.com.

2017 03 27

airBaltic Launches Vilnius – Paris
Vilnius. On March 26, the Latvian airline airBaltic launched flights on Vilnius – Paris route. The route offers more convenient travel options for travellers from Lithuania and France.

2017 03 27

airBaltic launches Vilnius – Munich
Vilnius. The Latvian airline airBaltic today, on March 27, launched a new direct route linking Vilnius and Munich. The new route offers new travel options for travellers from Lithuania and Germany.

2017 03 24

New summer flight destinations from Lithuania - sunny resorts and metropoles
The summer flying season starting this Sunday will not come as a disappointment to demanding travellers from Lithuania and will further enhance air routes to European cities. St. Petersburg, Naples and Munich are just a few new destinations, which travellers through Lithuanian airports will be able to enjoy in the new flight season.