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Jazeera Airways Becomes First Low-Cost Carrier to Connect India to the UK
November 5, 2019
Business Wire India
- Operates its first 6-hour flight with an Airbus A320neo from Kuwait to London
- Offers 40% discount on one-way & return business class fares
- Introduces premium economy cabin with additional legroom
Kuwait's Jazeera Airways became the first low-cost carrier in the Middle East to fly to the United Kingdom with its first six-hour flight from Kuwait City to London Gatwick last week. This route will provide better connectivity options for London-bound travellers from India where the airline presently operates out of five cities – Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, and Kochi.
As an inaugural offer, Jazeera Airways is giving passengers 40 percent discount on both one- way and return Business Class tickets on London route. The airline has also launched a premium economy section for enhanced customer experience aboard the new A320neo aircraft.
To redeem their discount, passengers must enter the code LGW40 when booking their Business Class flight to and from London. The end-of-year offers on Business Class are valid for travel until December 15.
Rohit Ramachandran, Chief Executive Officer, Jazeera Airways, says: “With our new London route, travellers from our network in the Middle East and India will get more choice and greater value than ever before. For fifteen years, we have provided excellent service and low fares to our customers, and we’re thrilled to take them further into Europe.”
service from London Gatwick will
be four times weekly initially, and daily from December 2019 onwards. It will
be operated in
a three-class configuration: Business Class,
a new Premium Economy Class
and Economy Class.
to and from London will have
a business class offering passengers
a 33-inch seat pitch,
50 kilograms in baggage allowance, dedicated check-in counters and passport control
at the Jazeera Terminal
5, priority boarding and disembarking and
a complimentary inflight hot meal.
Premium Economy Class, exclusively available
on the London route, offers
40 kilograms in baggage allowance, additional legroom with
a 31-inch seat pitch,
a middle seat that is kept free, dedicated check-in counters, priority boarding
and a complimentary inflight hot meal. Meanwhile Economy Class offers
a 29-inch seat pitch and
of meal options from
the Jazeera Café menu.
For Indian travellers Jazeera Airways will
offer good connectivity starting with Delhi
on Saturdays. Flying via Kuwait to London Gatwick Airport South Terminal where convenient access
to the Gatwick Express train connects passengers direct
to central London. Flights leave Delhi
on Saturdays landing in Kuwait
at 10.00 local time and connecting with
the London flight
at 11.00, arriving in London
Return flights are available
on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays with lunchtime departures out
of Gatwick and excellent connecting times in Kuwait, arriving in Delhi early morning
the following day.
for Delhi-London flights via Kuwait start from INR 39,000 return in Economy Class, and INR 1,20,000 return
in Business Class.
Jazeera Airways Delhi-London flight schedule (local times):
the Kuwait-London flights are available at jazeeraairways.com, via
the Jazeera App
or from travel agents.
Jazeera Terminal T5 provides passengers with
of traveling with
12 check-in counters, eight self-check-in kiosks, dedicated passport and security control procedures, duty-free shops and restaurants,
as free WiFi internet service available
for passengers when boarding
at the T5 gates. T5 also has
a dedicated number at 176 and Help Team on-ground to respond
to passengers’ queries and guide them through