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WOW air Adds New Seasonal Destination With Orlando


WOW air Adds New Seasonal Destination With Orlando

Orlando International Airport will have flights from December to April

PR Newswire

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WOW air, Iceland's low-cost transatlantic airline, continues to extend its North American growth by announcing a new route from Orlando International Airport (MCO) to Keflavik International Airport (KEF). The inaugural flight will take-off before the end of the year on December 18, 2018.

Orlando is the airline's 14 U.S. destination and service from MCO will be offered seasonally from December through the end of April, three days a week.

To celebrate the launch of the new route, WOW air is offering $99 one-way fares from Orlando to Iceland (KEF) and $149 one-way fares from Orlando to London (LGW), Frankfurt (FRA), Edinburgh (EDI), Dublin (DUB), Paris (CDG), Copenhagen (CPH), Stockholm (ARN), Brussels (BRU), Berlin (SFX) and Amsterdam (AMS). Travelers looking to travel beyond Europe can purchase $399 one-way flights to New Delhi (DEL) from Orlando. The special fares will be available for travel between January and March 2019 when booking a round-trip ticket.

"We are thrilled to launch our service to and from Orlando this December giving Floridians the chance to experience magical winters and beautiful springs in Europe for an affordable price," said Skúli Mogensen, CEO and Founder of WOW air. "Passengers will also have the opportunity to take advantage of the WOW Stopover and make the most of their layover time by staying in Iceland for as long as they wish. It gives travelers the flexibility to break up a long-haul journey while taking in everything Iceland has to offer on their way to Europe, all on the same trip."

"Milan, Berlin, Edinburgh and New Delhi, these are just some of the exciting new destinations that are just one-stop away from Orlando with the arrival of Wow Airlines, says Phil Brown, Chief Executive Officer of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority. "Wow's ability as an international low-cost carrier helps open doors for more business and leisure travel between Orlando and the world."

WOW air looks forward to partnering with Orlando International Airport to bring the residents of Central Florida the best flights to Europe.

Bookings are now available at

WOW air Photography and b-roll are available for download here.

* Orlando (MCO) to Iceland (KEF), London (LGW), Copenhagen (CPH), Edinburgh (EDI), Frankfurt (FRA), Dublin (DUB), Paris (CDG), Stockholm (ARN), Brussels (BRU), Berlin (SFX), Delhi (DEL) and Amsterdam (AMS) via Iceland. Basic fare booked on Includes all taxes, fees and carrier charges. Available for travel January – March, 2019. The offer applies for 1260 seats on selected flights, only when booked on a return trip.

About WOW air
WOW air offers the lowest fares, a modern fleet with the lowest emissions and the biggest smile; this is the WOW air promise to its valuable customers. As of spring 2018, the airline services 39 destinations across Europe and North America including Dublin, London, Paris, Berlin, and Copenhagen.

Established in November 2011 by Icelandic entrepreneur Skúli Mogensen, the purple airline flies with Airbus A320, Airbus A321 and Airbus A330 models. WOW air boasts one of the world's youngest fleet, with an average aircraft age of just 2 years.

WOW air was ranked as the 7th best low-cost airline in Europe at the 2013, 2014 and 2015 Skytrax World Airline Awards and was the youngest airline in the top ten.

For additional information and bookings please visit

Anna Romano

WOW air corporate
Svana Fridriksdóttir
VP, Communications    


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