The Dubai to Bucharest leg of travel writer Dave Smith’s journey of cheap flights from Asia to Europe was on Hungarian budget airline Wizz Air. Photo: Shutterstock
The Dubai to Bucharest leg of travel writer Dave Smith’s journey of cheap flights from Asia to Europe was on Hungarian budget airline Wizz Air. Photo: Shutterstock
Aviation

Cheap flights with Kiwi.com saved me US$1,500 but was it worth it? My 41-hour journey from Asia to Europe

  • A seasoned travel writer used Kiwi.com to find the cheapest flights for a budget trip from Indonesia to Romania after the one-way fare had more than doubled
  • His route, which took him via Vietnam, India and the UAE, involved lengthy layovers, little sleep and long security queues – so would he recommend it?