SpiceJet has signed a Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) with Emirates, aimed at allowing both carriers to expand their reach and access new routes between India and popular destinations across America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.

As a part of this, SpiceJet passengers from 51 domestic destinations including Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Kochi, Amritsar, Jaipur, Pune, Mangalore, Madurai, Kozhikode, will enjoy seamless connectivity across Emirates’ wide network. SpiceJet passengers will have more options when flying to destinations in Emirates’ Europe network such as London, Paris, Frankfurt, Manchester and Amsterdam.

Likewise, this partnership will further strengthen Emirates’ already thriving network in India — the airline’s passengers will have better connectivity on flights to India by leveraging SpiceJet’s strong domestic network. A total of 67 weekly connections will be added between Emirates’ hub in Dubai and rising destinations in India.

Ajay Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet, said, “I am delighted to announce that as part of SpiceJet’s international expansion strategy, we have signed a MoU for a codeshare agreement with Emirates. This new partnership should immensely benefit passengers travelling on both airlines.

While SpiceJet passengers from across India will be able to enjoy seamless connectivity leveraging Emirates vast network across Europe, Africa, America, and the Middle East those travelling to India on Emirates will be able to travel to 51 destinations across our domestic network.”