THAI Smile airways has launched direct flights on the Bangkok-Mumbai-Bangkok route. The carrier is operating this route five times a week.

All the direct flights are offering full services with F&B. Baggage loading for Premium Economy class or Smile Plus (Business class) is up to 40kg, and is 30 kg for Smile Class (Economy class) passengers. Travellers across classes can select their preferred seats without additional charges.

Flight WE335 operates on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, departing from Bangkok at 2215 and arriving in Mumbai at 0135. Flight Flight WE335 operates on Fridays and Sundays departing from Bangkok at 2355 and arriving in Mumbai at 0310. 

 Flight WE336 operates on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, departing from Mumbai at 0240 and arriving in Bangkok at 0855. Flight WE336 operates on Mondays and Saturdays, departing from Mumbai at 0440 and arriving in Bangkok at 1055.  

This subsidiary airline of Thai Airways has already been running direct flights from Bangkok to Jaipur, Lucknow, Gaya and Varanasi since the last quarter of 2016. It is targeting leisure, corporate and MICE travellers who wish to travel between Bangkok and the financial capital of India. 

 Sanchita Nambiar