Laudamotion – about the airline
Laudamotion is a low-cost airline with a very interesting history. It was founded in 2003 as Niki. The name was related to one of the co- founders – Niki Lauda, Formula 1 champion. The next step in the airline history was made in 2011 when Niki started cooperation with Air Berlin. However, this cooperation was completed in December 2017. In 2018 Niki Lauda bought Air Berlin and founded a new company with its current name - Laudamotion. Importantly, at present 100% of the airline’s shares is owned by Ryanair. The carrier wants to develop the company, focusing on routes served mainly in Southern Europe. One of the biggest advantages of Laudamotion airlines is attractive prices.
The Laudamotion IATA code is OE. The headquarters of the carrier are located in Vienna. Laudamotion check in online is free and available to most travelers. There is also the possibility of check-in at the airport.