On April 27, direct flight connection between Lviv and Prague was opened.
According to the press service of the Lviv city council, this flight will operate four times a week.
"As in Europe there are three cultural capitals - Prague, Krakow and Lviv - I am very pleased that, thanks to Czech Airlines, all these three cities now have a good connection. Starting from today, short trips can be planned for foreigners from Eastern Asia and from overseas, who can fly to Prague, to Lviv, visit Krakow", - Lviv Mayor Andriy Sadoviy said during the opening ceremony.
According to the city mayor, last year, traffic through the Lviv airport was about 500 thousand passengers, while in the 90s it exceeded 1 million. "Therefore, getting a new 42 thousand square meter terminal, getting a new takeoff runaway, which allows to make intercontinental flights, we will be able to reach that million", - Sadoviy said.