Two budget airlines, Whizz Air and RyanAir, have announced direct flights from Cyprus to the capital of Armenia, Yerevan – taking off in summer 2020.
Hungarian budget airline Wizz Air will launch flights from Larnaca to Yerevan on June 1, Armenian state news agency Armen Press announced on Friday.
The flights to and from Zvartnots airport will operate twice a week, on Mondays and Fridays. At the moment, there are no direct flights from Larnaca to Yerevan.
Meanwhile, budget behemoth RyanAir will begin direct flights from Paphos to Yerevan from June 2020. The flights from RyanAir will be year-round and also twice a week.
While the new route offers a new summer destination to Armenian residents it will also a destination of great interest for the Armenian community in Cyprus.