Wingo Airlines has successfully started the operation of its new route between San José and Panama on June 25. On board the company’s Boeing 737-800 NG which landed around 9.44am in the morning at Juan Santamaria International Airport, the first travelers arrived who appreciated this new flight; which will initially operate twice a week, on Mondays and Fridays.
“By virtue of its strategic geographical position and its innumerable attractions, Central America has established itself as one of the most important tourist poles in the world; and with an average contribution to the region’s gross domestic product of 5%, this industry is one of the major engines of the economy of its countries ”, assured Carolina Cortizo, Managing Director of Wingo. “This is why at Wingo, we are betting on stimulating the flow of travelers and promoting the advantages, at different levels, associated with air transport in Costa Rica / Panama, with the launch of this new route.”
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In this way, the low prices, the good vibrations and the high biosecurity standards that characterize Wingo and which have consolidated it as the best airline of the low-cost segment in Latin America, according to the Kayak Travel Awards, come to serve travelers. in this new flight.
Aeris recognizes the initiative
“With Wingo, we are celebrating its growth in our country through a new route to a connecting destination as relevant as Panama. This achievement is a sign of the attractiveness that Costa Rica represents in different markets and a signal for passengers to begin to gain confidence and resume their travels in complete safety. With Wingo, we have a new option to travel to Panama twice a week, ”said Erick Barboza, Commercial Director of AERIS – administrator of Juan Santamaría International Airport.
It is important to remember that all Wingo tickets include a free date change, so travelers have full control over their travel plans and can change them easily. In addition, with fares starting at USD 63, per trip on this new route, Wingo wants to be an ally to continue to stimulate the reactivation of air transport between Panama and Costa Rica.
“The start of operations for our new flight between San José and Panama fills us with pride because in addition to bringing the two countries even closer together, we will create a very convenient option for all travelers who today spend around 12 hours traveling on this route. by land. Now, with Wingo, it is possible to do it by plane and in just one hour, paying fares close to what it traditionally costs to go by bus, ”Cortizo concluded.