Leading full-service carrier Vistara on Thursday (18th Feb 2021) operates its inaugural direct flight between Delhi and Frankfurt under the air bubble arrangements.
For its first direct flights, Vistara deployed its brand-new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, departed Delhi at 0330 hours (IST) today, and landed in Frankfurt at 0755 hours (CET). The airline will operate between the two cities twice a week – on Thursdays and Saturdays.
Here is the schedule of Vistara flights between Delhi and Frankfurt
|Flight No||Start Date||Day of Ops||From||Departure||To||Arrival|
|UK 025||20-Feb-21 Onwards||Thu. Sat.||Delhi||03:30||Frankfurt||07:55|
|UK 026||20-Feb-21 onwards||Thu. Sat.||Frankfurt||12:40||Delhi||00:50+1|
- (+1) indicates next day arrival
- * 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
“We are excited for the new feeling that has arrived in the glorious city of Frankfurt. Our skies are expanding globally and we couldn’t be happier! Frankfurt is now a Vistara city.” Vistara said in a tweet.
We are excited for the new feeling that has arrived in the glorious city of Frankfurt. Our skies are expanding globally and we couldn’t be happier! Frankfurt is now a Vistara city. #FlyHigher #FlyTheNewFeeling #FrankfurtOnVistara pic.twitter.com/jTgCtQKqCW— Vistara (@airvistara) February 18, 2021
“Congrats @airvistara on your inaugural Delhi-Frankfurt flight! We’re excited passengers will fly this new route on the Boeing 787-9 #Dreamliner in comfort and style.” Boeing India Twitted
Vistara’s Chief Executive Officer, Leslie Thng, said, “The launch of our services to Frankfurt is another important step ahead in our commitment towards growing our global network and strengthening our presence in Europe. As one of the world’s busiest aviation hubs, Frankfurt promises great opportunities for India’s best airline to grow in the global market. We are sure that travelers will appreciate having the choice of flying India’s favorite airline on this route.”
Last week, Vistara has also announced that it will start operating direct flights between Mumbai and Male, the Maldives starting from 03rd March 2021. The airline will operate three flights a week to Male under India’s travel bubble agreement with the Maldives.