Belavia Belarusian Airlines is canceling flights to over 20 countries in Europe and Asia because of coronavirus.
“Belavia-Belarusian Airlines has been actively monitoring the situation caused by coronavirus, as well as follows WHO recommendations. Passenger safety is a priority for the airline!” the national air carrier states.
Italy (the country has introduced quarantine since 10 March)
Belavia decided to cancel all flights to Milan from 12 March to 15 April inclusively and to Rome from 16 March to 15 April inclusively.
Israel (all persons arriving in the country are sent to a quarantine facility for two weeks)
Minsk-Tel Aviv-Minsk flights will not be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays on 13-31 March, leaving only Sunday flights in the schedule.
All the flights to Ashgabat were canceled from 5 March to 1 April inclusively.
In particular, several flights were canceled to Baku (Azerbaijan), Yerevan (Armenia), Brussels (Belgium), London (Great Britain), Budapest (Hungary), Frankfurt, Berlin, Hannover, Munich (Germany), Tbilisi (Georgia), Almaty and Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan), Riga (Latvia), Vilnius (Lithuania), Kishinev (Moldova), Belgrade (Serbia).
Kharkov (Ukraine), Geneva (Switzerland), Stockholm (Sweden), Helsinki (Finland), Paris and Nice (France), Prague (Czech Republic) and Tallinn (Estonia). Several flights to Russian cities such as Nizhny Novgorod, Kaliningrad, Voronezh, Krasnodar, Rostov-on-Don, Kazan and Sochi were also canceled.
Also, Belavia has suspended flights to Kyiv, Lviv, Kharkov and Odessa from 17 March to 31 March. Flights to Larnaca were suspended from March 15 to 30, to Warsaw from March 15 to 27.
The complete list of canceled flights with the cancellation dates is available on the Belavia website. The company noted that a refund or a change in the departure date for canceled flights can be made until December 31, 2020.
In case your flight is cancelled one can make ticket refund free of charge. Another option is to change flight dates within the same class of service free of charge till 31 May.