Did you miss WOW Air’s crazy low-fares to Europe via Iceland? If yes, then things are looking up for 2022. This morning, a new low-cost airline called PLAY, which is also headquartered in Iceland, just announced service to the United States. The first flights are taking off in the spring.
Starting today, travelers can book tickets from Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) to 22 European destinations including London, Paris, Berlin, Copenhagen, Dublin, Brussels, Stavanger, Trondheim, Gothenburg, and more.
To celebrate its inaugural flights from the U.S., PLAY is offering travelers tickets for as low as $109 to 11 destinations across Europe, available through December 24 at midnight Eastern Time. See more details at flyplay.com/play-to-europe.
PLAY offers a streamlined, no-frills service without costly features such as magazines, Wi-Fi, and entertainment, allowing travelers to pay less and “play more.” Here are some quick facts about PLAY:
- PLAY operates A321NEO and A320NEO aircrafts.
- Customers are able to extend their layovers in Iceland.
- To date, PLAY has flown more than 87,500 passengers across Europe with an on-time arrival rate over 96%. PLAY’s pay-for-what-you-need model keeps its fares affordable.
- A personal item is included for the flight, and passengers can choose which upgrades they need for their trip, such as an in-flight meal, carry-on, checked bag, special bags for items such as golf sets, skis, strollers, and musical instruments, seats with extra legroom, cancellation protection, and more.