UAE’s low-cost carrier, Air Arabia has announced the expansion of its flight services from its primary hub in Sharjah to India. It will increase the frequency of its flights from September 1.
Air Arabia is all set to roll out its additional daily flights to India from UAE. The popular low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa is boosting its flights frequency to New Delhi from its primary hub, Sharjah.
Air Arabia currently operates seven weekly flights on Delhi- Sharjah route. Starting from September 1, the airline will increase the flights frequency to fourteen per week.
The airline’s senior official said “We are confident that the expansion of service between Sharjah and India’s capital will further enhance the air travel options for the residents of both states and positively contributes to the economic development of both countries”,
“India has always been a market of focus for Air Arabia and we currently serve 13 cities across India from Sharjah, and this number reflects the ever growing appeal for Air Arabia flights between the two countries and we are looking forward to offer more customers our value for money air travel.” he further quoted.
According to the flights schedule in airline’s press release, flights to India will depart Sharjah International Airport daily at 07:45 A.M. local time (LT) and 23:20 P.M. (LT). Return flights will take off from Delhi International Airport daily at 13:05 P.M. (LT) and 04:40 A.M. (LT).
The low-cost carrier started offering flights to India connecting Delhi on 31st March 2008 and gained popularity among number of passengers. It is the largest Middle Eastern airline to serve India and one of the prominent air carriers that offer wide network of flights to passengers across GCC, Europe and Asia.
The increased flights frequency will directly benefit international travellers from the Gulf, tourists from the UK and rest of the Europe. They will be able to choose from a plethora of connecting flights for a seamless connectivity to India and beyond.