Vistara to start New Delhi-Colombo route


Vistara has added new direct flights to Colombo from New Delhi. India’s full-service carrier will commence operations on this sector from March 20, 2020. This is Vistara’s second direct flight to the Sri Lankan capital after it inaugurated its Mumbai-Colombo route in November 2019. All-inclusive return fares for the new route start ₹14,728 in the economy, ₹24,587 in premium economy and ₹55,448 in the business class.

Vistara’s daily flight (except Wednesday) UK137 will depart from New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport at 0330 hours (local time) and will reach Bandaranaike International Airport, Colombo at 0700 hours (local time). The return flight UK138 will depart from Colombo at 1515 hours (local time) on all days (except Wednesday) and arrive in New Delhi at 1845 hours (local time).

Commenting on this new launch, Vinod Kannan, chief commercial officer, Vistara, said, “We are happy to start the new Delhi-Colombo route, which reflects our commitment to growing in the Sri Lanka market. Colombo is an important destination in our international network, and we have been overwhelmed by the positive customer response and feedback since we inaugurated services to Sri Lanka.”