Update: Cluj - Warsaw with LOT Polish Airlines, from 30 to March 2016
Update 7 December 2015: The opening of the Cluj-Warsaw route will be delayed. Initially the January 2 date was presented for the first flight. After the new checks, it appears that the first flight will be operated on 30 March 2016, with the beginning of the summer season. The new schedule presented on the LOT Polish Airlines website:
LO651: Warsaw 10: 45 - 13: 25 Cluj
LO652: Cluj 14: 00 - 14: 35 Warsaw
Year 2016 will start in force for the "Avram Iancu" International Airport in Cluj. From 2 January to 2016, LOT Polish Airlines will open the Cluj-Warsaw route. There will be 4 weekly flights, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays. Travel tickets can already be purchased, the destination being accessible through reservation systems or from the company's website.
Cluj-Napoca - Warsaw flight will provide connections to major cities in Poland, major airports throughout Europe, but also to destinations in the United States (Chicago, New York), Canada (Toronto), China (Beijing) and Japan (Tokyo). .
The General Manager of the airport of Cluj, Mr. David Ciceo said: “We are glad that the airline LOT has announced the start of the flights from Cluj. Negotiations with this company started in the year 2007, culminating today with a triple premier for Cluj International Airport: a new airline, a new destination in our network of routes - Warsaw and a new European country - Poland. Our passengers will have the opportunity to fly to the Polish capital, an important air hub and from there, to all the connections offered by the Polish airline. ”
Initial, the Cluj - Warsaw route had to be operated by Eurolot starting with 27 October 2014, but this has not happened. In the spring of this year, Europlot has suspended its activity.
The price of the air tickets will start from 223 EURO, round trip with the included taxes. Warsaw - Cluj - Warsaw flights will be honored with Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 aircraft (by Havilland DHC-8 400) after the schedule:
LO651: Warsaw 11: 40 - 14: 20 Cluj
LO652: Cluj 14: 55 - 15: 30 Warsaw
LOT Polish Airlines has taken over the 11 Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 aircraft from EuroLOT.