Today, July 14, Vilnius airport is closed for passengers. About it reports Delfi.
On site heavy machinery. The airport closed for 35 days, during which time it will conduct the reconstruction of the runway. Most of the planes sent from Vilnius to Kaunas.
Passengers will face some inconveniences. Planes will fly to Kaunas to 17 August inclusive. At Kaunas airport was equipped with two additional terminal, since it will have to take four times more passengers, increased Parking to more than two thousand places.
“Wizz Air moved its flights, but declined in this period from the flights to Paris and Kiev, so travelers will have to find other options,” the report says.
According to the Executive Director of Lithuanian airports Donatas Voveris, the Parking fee has been increased, so people chose public transport.
Not all airlines agreed to move their flights to Kaunas. One of them is Ryanair, which does not fly from Vilnius on July 1 and will resume flights only on September 1.
For this reason, will not be flying to Birmingham, Bremen, Chania, Leeds, Liverpool, Madrid and Malta. Ticket prices in those areas where planes fly Ryanair may increase due to lower supply. From Kaunas aircraft will fly to Minsk, as Belavia has decided not to transfer the flight, but the planes of this airline will fly to Palanga.
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