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Vistara Launches Daily Service Between Delhi and Sharjah

The new route was launched on Tuesday under the travel bubble agreement between India and the UAE. Sharjah is Vistara’s second UAE destination, complementing their existing four-times weekly service between Delhi and Dubai.

Vistara Airbus A320neo - Courtesy Airbus

On Tuesday (January 19, 2021), Vistara announced the launch of new daily service between Delhi and Sharjah. The new route is the carrier’s second destination in the UAE, complementing their existing four-times weekly service between Delhi and Dubai. The route will be serviced with an Airbus A320neo configured in three classes. Vistara is the only airline currently offering Premium Economy, in addition to Business and Economy Class, between India and the UAE. Additionally, starting January 24, 2021, the carrier is launching daily service between Mumbai and Sharjah.

In Tuesday’s announcement, Vistara’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Leslie Thng, said,

“We are delighted to inaugurate our daily services between Delhi and Sharjah, and are excited to add flights on the Mumbai-Sharjah route in the next four days. These flights further strengthen our presence in the Middle East while offering travellers the choice of flying India’s best airline between India and the UAE.”

Vistara will accept eligible guests who meet the visa and entry requirements for both countries and the carrier strongly encourages customers to fully understand all guidelines prior to booking flights.

Vistara Launches Service to Sharjah From Delhi and Mumbai - Courtesy Vistara

Tata SIA Airlines Limited (Vistara) is a joint venture between Tata Sons Limited and Singapore Airlines Limited (SIA) with 51 and 49 percent equity ownership, respectively. Vistara is India’s highest rated airline, with top ratings on Skytrax and TripAdvisor as well as a 5-Star rating from APEX. In a short span of just five years, the carrier has distinguished itself for excellence in operations and service delivery. The carrier connects destinations across India and abroad with a fleet of 35 Airbus A320s, two Airbus A321neos, six Boeing 737-800NGs and two Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners. Rapidly growing Vistara has flown more than 20 million customers since commencing operations on January 9, 2015.

Source: Vistara