Wizz Air operated a special flight for Welsh football fans
Wizz Air UK transported Welsh football fans on a special flight from Cardiff Airport to Baku so that they could support the Welsh football team at UEFA Euro 2020.
The flight was organized with the help of the official travel partner of Welsh fans, Wonky Sheep Events, with a coordinated itinerary so that Welsh fans can make the most of the trip, enjoying football as well as the capital of Azerbaijan. The return will be on June 17, after Wales will play the first two games in Group A at Euro 2020 - against Switzerland and Turkey.
This unique service comes before opening, by the low-cost operator, of a new base at Cardiff Airport this summer, with routes to destinations such as Larnaca, Corfu, Heraklion, Faro, Alicante, Lanzarote, Palma, Tenerife and Jersey. FROMthe boroughs to Sharm el-Sheikh are scheduled to begin in October.
EURO 2020 will be the perfect time for UEFA to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the prestigious European football tournament. Unlike previous editions in which one or two countries organized the tournament, this year uA total of 11 cities across the continent will host UEFA EURO 2020 matches. It is an unprecedented move, but it will happen only once, and in the 2024 edition Germany will be the only host nation.