Vistara, today announced special, non-stop flights between Delhi and Frankfurt from 18 February 2020. The airline will fly twice a week between the two cities, on Thursdays and Saturdays, as part of the ‘transport bubble’ formed between India and Germany.
The new route will be served by Vistara’s brand-new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft, offering world-class service and hospitality in Business, Premium Economy and Economy cabins. Frankfurt is Vistara’s second destination in Europe after London, United Kingdom. Subject to existing regulations around transit traffic, passengers can also travel via Frankfurt to the rest of Germany and the EU. Bookings for the flights are being progressively opened on all channels, including Vistara’s website, mobile app, and through travel agents.
Commenting on the importance of this new route in Vistara’s network strategy, Leslie Thng, Chief Executive Officer, Vistara, said, “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.”
All-inclusive, round-trip fares between Delhi and Frankfurt are as follows:
|Delhi-Frankfurt-Delhi||INR 53,499||INR 82,599||INR 149,899|
|Frankfurt-Delhi-Frankfurt||EUR 549||EUR 849||EUR 1709|
Schedule of flights between Delhi and Frankfurt
|Sector||Flight No.||Days of Operation||Departure||Arrival|
|Delhi (DEL) – Frankfurt (FRA)||UK 025||Thursday, Saturday||0330 Hrs||0755 Hrs|
|Frankfurt (FRA) – Delhi (DEL)||UK 026||Thursday, Saturday||1240 Hrs||0050 Hrs (+1)|
* All timings shown are in local time zones
** The first flight from Frankfurt to Delhi will be on Friday (19 Feb 2021) at 1240 hrs. All other flights will follow the above schedule
Vistara will accept all eligible customers meeting visa/entry requirements in both the countries, as specified by the respective government bodies. Vistara strongly encourages its customers to fully understand these guidelines before making their bookings.
Customers flying between Delhi and Frankfurt will enjoy complimentary food and beverages in all cabins and cutting-edge in-flight entertainment covering 700+ hours of entertainment across films, TV shows, audio compilations and much more. Vistara is also offering complimentary Wi-Fi internet connectivity onboard, allowing customers to stay connected throughout their flight.