Vistara will operate special, non-stop flights between Delhi and Tokyo Haneda from June 16, 2021.
The Tata-SIA carrier will fly once a week between the two capital cities under the air bubble agreement established between India and Japan.
Flight schedule (local time):
|Flight No.||Departure||Arrival||Time of Departure||Time of Arrival||Frequency|
|UK083||Delhi||Tokyo Haneda||0300 hours||1450 hours||Wednesday|
|UK084||Tokyo Haneda||Delhi||1750 hours||2335 hours||Thursday|
The airline will deploy its Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft with a three-class cabin configuration on this route.
The full-service carrier stated that it will accept all eligible customers meeting visa/entry requirements in both countries, as specified by the respective government bodies.
Leslie Thng, chief executive officer, Vistara, said:
“Far East has been extremely important geography for our global expansion from the beginning for its tremendous growth potential.
“We are delighted to add Japan to our international network, under the travel bubble, and look forward to providing the best of Indian hospitality while maintaining the highest standards of safety and hygiene for our customers on this sector.”
Bookings for the flights will progressively open on all channels, including the airline’s website, mobile app, and through travel agents.