Vistara forays into Africa by introducing Mauritius to its growing international network


Announced 5x weekly flights between Mumbai and Mauritius from 26 March 2023.

Vistara announced direct, 5x weekly flights between Mumbai and Mauritius, starting 26 March 2023. Vistara will be using the recently inducted A321LR aircraft and become the only airline to offer the choice of Premium Economy class on the route, in addition to Business and Economy class. Bookings for the flights are being progressively opened on all channels, including Vistara’s website, mobile app, and travel agents. Mauritius is the 12th international destination that Vistara is connecting with Mumbai (including Colombo and Dammam which are scheduled to commence from 01 March 2023).

Mr Vinod Kannan, Chief Executive Officer, Vistara, said “We are delighted to announce the addition of Mauritius, the scenic island country, to our constantly expanding global network. Besides being a popular tourist destination, the Republic of Mauritius is an important business hub and home to many global financial institutions. Given the strong cultural ties, trade and bilateral relations between India and Mauritius, this new route will further aid the growing traffic between the two countries. We are confident that travellers will appreciate our world-class product and thoughtful services on this route along with convenient, direct access to and from the island nation.”

Vistara will accept all eligible customers meeting visa/entry requirements in both countries, as specified by the respective government bodies. Vistara strongly encourages its customers to fully understand these guidelines before booking.

Vistara is India’s highest-rated airline on Skytrax and TripAdvisor, and it has been the winner of several ‘Best Airline’ awards, besides being lauded for world-class cabin cleanliness and upholding high safety standards. The airline has recently been featured amongst World’s Top 20 Airlines while being recognised as the ‘Best Airline in India and Southern Asia’ for the second time in a row, ‘Best Airline Staff Service in India and Southern Asia’ for the fourth consecutive year, ‘Best Cabin Crew in India and Southern Asia’ for the second time in a row and ‘Best Business Class in India and Southern Asia’ at the coveted Skytrax World Airline Awards 2022. Vistara also recently received the ch-aviation Asia’s Third Youngest Airline Fleet award for the second consecutive year.

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Schedule of flights to/from Mauritius effective 26 March 2023

SectorFlight No.Days of OperationDepartureArrival
Mumbai – MauritiusUK 0241Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays07:30 hrs12:00 hrs
Mauritius – MumbaiUK 0242Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays13:30 hrs21:00 hrs
* All timings shown are in local time zones