Jet Airways to launch direct flights between Bengaluru and Amsterdam, and Chennai and Paris, October 29 onwards.

Flight 9W 236 will depart from Bengaluru at 0225 and will land in Amsterdam at 0835. Return flight 9W 235 will depart from Amsterdam at 1050 and arrive in Bengaluru at 0040. Flights will be operated in conjunction with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and Delta Air Lines, with each airline placing their respective codes on the service.

Flight 9W 128 will depart from Chennai at 0145 and land in Paris at 0810. Return flight 9W127 will depart from Paris at 1010 and land in Chennai at 0015. Both Air France and Delta Air Lines will be codeshare partners on these flights.

Flight bookings are open since April 20.

“Demand for enhanced connectivity to global destinations is on the rise from South India and increasingly from corporate travellers. We are sure our guests will welcome the introduction of these new flights, and choose to travel with us and experience the best in flight hospitality on offer by India’s premiere international airline,” says Gaurang Shetty, whole-time director at Jet Airways.

Netra Venkateshwaran