Wow Air Celebrates Detroit Metropolitan Airport Partnership With Fare Sales

WOW air announces $99 and $149 flight deals from DTW

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Jan 23

DETROIT (January 23, 2018) — Following a year of amazing passenger growth, WOW air, Iceland’s low- cost transatlantic airline, is excited to begin service from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) on April 25, 2018.

To celebrate, WOW air is offering $99* one-way flight sales from DTW to Iceland (KEF) and $149* one- way fares to Amsterdam (AMS), Paris (CDG), Copenhagen (CPH), Dublin (DUB), Frankfurt (FRA), London (LGW/STN) and Berlin (SFX). Service from DTW will be available four days per week: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

In addition to beginning service at DTW, WOW air will begin service this Spring from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (May 3), Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (May 9), St. Louis Lambert International Airport (May 17) and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (May 23).

The addition of these new airports will bring the airline’s total number of U.S. destinations to 13 since its successful North American launch at Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) in March 2015.

“We are proud of our progress in North America and are honored to partner with Detroit Metropolitan Airport to give more passengers in the Midwest low-fares to visit Europe,” said Skúli Mogensen, CEO and Founder of WOW air.

"We are pleased WOW air will bring new visitors to see Detroit’s revitalization firsthand, thanks to the airline’s low fares,” said Wayne County Airport Authority Air Service Development Director Joe Cambron. “This partnership also means there are more ways for travelers to reach Europe, whether they’re planning to explore Reykjavik, Iceland or connect to other great cities including Paris, Amsterdam and Frankfurt. WOW is the first new international carrier for our North Terminal since it opened in 2008.”

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

*Detroit (DTW) to Iceland (KEF), Amsterdam (AMS), Paris (CDG), Copenhagen (CPH), Dublin (DUB), Frankfurt (FRA), London (LGW/STN) and Berlin (SFX) via Iceland. Based on lowest one-way WOW Basic fare booked on Includes all taxes, fees and carrier charges. Available for travel September to October 2018. The offer applies for 500 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.

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Svana Fridriksdóttir
VP Communications, WOW air corporate
Erica Donerson
Wayne County Airport Authority
Erica Donerson
Vice President, Communications and External Affairs
Wayne County Airport Authority
Lisa Gass
Media Relations Manager
Wayne County Airport Authority