VBM Phase 7: Air India Express To Operate 28 Flights From Saudi Arabia To India


The Embassy of India in Saudi Arabia on Sunday announced the schedule of flights from Saudi Arabia to India under Phase 7 of the Vande Bharat Mission.

As per the schedule posted by the embassy, low-cost carrier Air India Express will operate 28 flights from Saudi Arabia’s Dammam and Riyadh to India’s Chennai, Hyderabad, Kannur, Kochi, Kozhikode, Mangaluru, and Trivandrum under Phase 7 of the Vande Bharat Mission.

Here is the full schedule of Air India Express flights under Vande Bharat Mission Phase 7:

S. No.DateFlight No.OriginDestination
15-Oct-20IX 1884DammamMangaluru
26-Oct-20IX 1532RiyadhTrivandrum
37-Oct-20IX 1584DammamTrivandrum
48-Oct-20IX 1684DammamChennai
58-Oct-20IX 1432RiyadhKochi
68-Oct-20IX 1732RiyadhKannur
79-Oct-20IX 1784DammamKannur
89-Oct-20IX 1332RiyadhKozhikode
910-Oct-20IX 1984DammamHyderabad
1010-Oct-20IX 1484DammamKochi
1111-Oct-20IX 1384DammamKozhikode
1212-Oct-20IX 1884DammamMangaluru
1314-Oct-20IX 1584DammamTrivandrum
1415-Oct-20IX 1684DammamChennai
1515-Oct-20IX 1432RiyadhKochi
1616-Oct-20IX 1784DammamKannur
1716-Oct-20IX 1332RiyadhKozhikode
1817-Oct-20IX 1984DammamHyderabad
1917-Oct-20IX 1484DammamKochi
2018-Oct-20IX 1384DammamKozhikode
2119-Oct-20IX 1884DammamMangaluru
2221-Oct-20IX 1584DammamTrivandrum
2322-Oct-20IX 1684DammamChennai
2422-Oct-20IX 1432RiyadhKochi
2523-Oct-20IX 1784DammamKannur
2623-Oct-20IX 1332RiyadhKozhikode
2724-Oct-20IX 1984DammamHyderabad
2824-Oct-20IX 1484DammamKochi

Saudi Arabia’s General Administration of Civil Aviation (GACA) on 23rd September has suspended flights to and from India due to the rising number of Covid-19 positive cases.


However, Air India Express later clarifies that it will continue to operate flights from Saudi Arabia to India under the Vande Bharat Mission.

So, Indian nationals who wish to travel on these flights and have registered with the embassy may directly purchase tickets online or approach the airline offices of the airline to purchase tickets on a first come first serve basis.

Passengers can contact the airline offices for ticketing are as follows:

Air India / Air India Express

  • Riyadh
    • Air India office, Kanoo Tower, 8641 Nasr Ibn Sayyar. Al Wizarat, Riyadh 12622
  • Al Khobar
    • Air India office, Airline Centre, King Khaid Street Between Silver Tower & SABB Building. Al Khobar
  • Jeddah
    • Air India office Kilo-7, Madinah Rd, Kanoo Centre, Jeddah

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