SpiceJet has announced Riyadh as its tenth international destination. With a focus on expanding its global footprint, the Gurugram-based airline has introduced a host of international flights from Mumbai and Delhi — the low-cost carrier is launching flights connecting Mumbai with Riyadh and Dhaka and Delhi with Dhaka and Jeddah.

The flights to Dhaka and Jeddah will commence from the last week of July while the flight to Riyadh will start on August 15, 2019.

Commenting on this news, Ajay Singh, chairman and managing director, SpiceJet said“We are delighted to add Riyadh as our tenth international destination and add more flights to Jeddah and Dhaka thus providing our passengers with multiple flight options. SpiceJet is the only Indian budget airline to operate to Saudi Arabia and our new flights to Riyadh and Jeddah should greatly benefit the thousands of pilgrims traveling from India.”

International Flight schedule:

Flight No. Departure Arrival Time of Departure Time of Arrival Effective date Frequency
SG 63 Mumbai Dhaka 0855 1220 July 25, 2019 Daily
SG 64 Dhaka Mumbai 1320 1615 July 25, 2019 Daily
SG 19 Mumbai Riyadh 2110 2310 August 15, 2019 Daily
SG 20 Riyadh Mumbai 0010 0710 am August 16, 2019 Daily
SG 39 Delhi Dhaka 0740 1030 am July 31, 2019 Daily
SG 40 Dhaka Delhi 1130 1330 July 31, 2019 Daily
SG 65 Delhi Jeddah 1345 1700 July 31, 2019 Daily
SG 66 Jeddah Delhi 1750 pm 0140 July 31, 2019 Daily

The airline will deploy its 168-seater Boeing 737-800 aircraft on these international routes.

Besides Mumbai and Delhi, SpiceJet also connects Jeddah with Hyderabad and Kozhikode.


Natasha Nitturkar