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Vistara announces a new route to Frankfurt

Vistara has announced flights from Delhi to Frankfurt in addition to a anniversary sale.

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Delhi-Frankfurt route

Indian full service carrier Vistara has announced non-stop flights between Delhi and Frankfurt. Frankfurt is Vistara’s 2nd destination in Europe after London.

The airline will fly 2-times-a-week between the Indian capital and the financial capital of Germany, under the air travel bubble established between the two countries.

Here is the flight schedule:

  • Delhi-Frankfurt
  • Departure time- 3:30
  • Arrival time- 7:55
  • Flight time- 8 hours and 55 minutes
  • Flight number- UK25
  • Frequency- Thursdays and Saturdays
  • Frankfurt-Delhi
  • Departure time- 12:40
  • Arrival time- 12:50 (the next day)
  • Flight time- 7 hours and 40 minutes
  • Flight number- UK26
  • Frequency- Thursdays and Saturdays

The airline will deploy its new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft on this sector. Subject to existing regulations around transit traffic, passengers can also travel via Frankfurt to the rest of Germany and the European Union. Bookings for the flights will progressively open on all channels, including the airline’s website, mobile app, and through travel agents.

Vistara will use Boeing B787 Dreamliner aircraft on Delhi-Frankfurt route. Photo: Vistara

Vistara tweeted:

The airline also stated that it will accept all eligible customers meeting visa/entry requirements in both the countries, as specified by the respective government bodies.

“As a key gateway to Germany and an ever-thriving metropolis that is a global hub of finance, commerce, and trade, Frankfurt is another significant addition to our route network that also strengthens our presence in Europe. India and Germany enjoy very strong ties, the impressions of which are visible in many areas including business, science, and technology, that continue to fuel demand for travel between the two countries. Not only this, but Germany is also home to hundreds of thousands of Indians and people of Indian origin. Flyers from both, India and Germany, will now have the choice of flying India’s best airline on this route that is trusted by millions of people for its world-class products, service, and on-point hygiene and safety protocols.”

said Leslie Thng, CEO, Vistara.

Anniversary Sale

Vistara’s grand 6th Anniversary sale has begun today (8th January,2021) and will be live until 23:59, 9th January,2021. In the two-day event, the airline is offering attractive fares for travel across its domestic network in all three cabin classes of travel – Economy, Premium Economy and Business. During this period, one can book tickets for travel between February 25, 2021, and September 30, 2021.

Travellers can book tickets via its website, iOS and Android mobile apps, at Vistara’s Airport Ticket Offices (ATOs), through its Call Centre, and through Online Travel Agencies (OTAs) and travel agents.

“The last year was an unusually difficult one for people everywhere, compelling them to put travel plans on hold. But the New Year brings great hope in multiple ways, as evident from the increased passenger confidence in flying. As we, at Vistara, celebrate six years of redefining air travel in India, we are delighted to share the joy with our customers through this special sale.”

said Vinod Kannan, Chief Commercial Officer, Vistara about the sale.

One-way all-in fares start at Rs. 1,299 for Economy Class, Rs. 2,099 for Premium Economy, and Rs. 5,999 for Business Class.

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