Air Arabia introduces daily service to KozhikodeCarrier boasts largest Indian destination network of any Middle East-based airline
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, announced today the introduction of daily service to the South Indian city of Kozhikode (formerly known as “Calicut”). Air Arabia became the first Middle Eastern airline to offer flights to Kozhikode when it introduced service in February of this year, providing flights three times per week.
Now customers can choose either morning or evening flights between Sharjah and Kozhikode. On Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, flights will depart Sharjah at 8:00AM and arrive in Kozhikode at 13:25PM. On the same days, return flights will depart Kozhikode at 14:10PM and arrive in Sharjah at 16:25PM. On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, flights will depart Sharjah at 22:45PM and arrives in Kozhikode at 4:10AM. On the same days, return flights will depart Kozhikode at 4:55AM and arrive in Sharjah at 7:10AM.
“The increase in the number of flights to Kozhikode demonstrates our commitment to the Indian market and our desire to offer expatriates from this Indian city working in the Middle East competitively priced fares,” said AK Nizar, Head of Commercial Department, Air Arabia. “Kozhikode is the third city within the state of Kerala to be an Air Arabia destination, giving residents there access to the extensive destination network of our carrier and the highest quality service possible.”
With direct flights to Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Jaipur, Kochi, Kozhikode, Mumbai, Nagpur and Thiruvanathapuram, Air Arabia has the most comprehensive Indian destination network of any Middle East-based airline. The carrier flies to 39 destinations throughout the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia and Central Asia, and offers visa assistance to all of its destinations.