Jazeera Airways, Kuwait’s low-cost airline, announced that it will start serving New Delhi with four return flights weekly starting from December 15, 2018. Bookings are now open and passengers can further choose connecting routes on Jazeera Airways to Dubai, Doha, Riyadh and Jeddah.
The Kuwait-New Delhi route is operated by return flights on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. The departing flight number J9 409 from Kuwait to New Delhi is scheduled at 00:50 am and arrives at 07:00 am on these days, while the return flight number J9 410 from Delhi to Kuwait is scheduled at 08:00 am and arrives at 10:10 am.
The new route has opened bookings at fares starting from INR 10,599/= for a one-way flight on Economy Class and INR 19,146/= for a return flight on the same class. Business Class fares start at INR 21,589/= for a one-way flight and INR 37,136/= for a return flight.
The LCC operates a fleet of Airbus A320s and an Airbus A320neo, the first to be operated in the Middle East.
Rohit Ramachandran, CEO, Jazeera Airways said, “We are excited to be serving the capital of India, New Delhi, and to launch our new schedule ahead of the upcoming season holidays. This is a new milestone for Jazeera Airways as it expands its network and brings more choice to travellers to and from India, connecting them to Kuwait and other cities in the Gulf and the Middle East that are served within our network.”
The launch of the new route comes as part of Jazeera Airways’ continued expansion to serve the large Indian community and business sector in Kuwait. The airline had previously launched flights to Hyderabad, Kochi, Mumbai and Ahmedabad over the past year.
The carrier flies to 27 popular destinations across the Middle East, India and Europe comprising high-demand business, leisure, family and weekend destinations such as Dubai, Bahrain, Beirut, Alexandria, Amman, Istanbul, Sharm El Sheikh, Assiut, Luxor, Mashhad, Sohag, Jeddah, Riyadh, Madinah, Cairo, Al Najaf, Taif, Doha, Kochi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Lahore, Baku, Tbilisi and New Delhi.