Wizz Air Achieves Another Milestone in its Carbon Intensity Reduction

Wizz Air, Europe’s fastest growing airline and the winner of the CAPA Global Environmental Sustainability Award [1], announces today that it has achieved 51.2 grams per passenger/km[2] for its CO2 emissions intensity in the first half of fiscal year 2024 (H1F24), which is 8% less than in the same period of fiscal year 2023[3].

Wizz Air’s sustainability strategy is based on four pillars – environment, people, governance and economy. The airline is constantly working on its environmental footprint and carbon intensity reduction, employee development, socio-economic contribution to the regions, where it operates, and strengthening its corporate governance.

About Wizz Air:
Wizz Air, Europe’s fastest growing ultra-low-cost airline operates a fleet of 191 Airbus A320s and A321s. A team of aviation professionals offers superior service and very low fares, making Wizz Air the preferred choice of 57.6 million passengers between October 2022 – September 2023. Wizz Air is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol WIZZ.  The airline was recently named one of the world’s ten safest airlines by airlineratings.com, the world’s only safety and product rating agency, and named Airline of the Year by Air Transport Awards in 2019 and 2023. Wizz Air was also recognised as ‘Most Sustainable Low-Cost Airline’ in the World Finance Sustainability Awards in 2021-2023, as ‘Airline Group of the Year for Global Environmental Sustainability’ by CAPA-Centre for Aviation Awards for Excellence in 2022-2023 and “Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2023” by World Travel Awards.


[1] According to CAPA – Centre for Aviation Sustainability Awards for Excellence 2022 and 2023
[2] For the rolling 12 months to 30 September 2023 Wizz Air’s CO2 emissions amounted to 51.6 grams per passenger/km
[3] For 1 April, 2022 – 30 September, 2022 CO2 intensity result was 55.6 grams per passenger/km