Thai Air Asia will be the first airline to fly non-stop between Kochi in India and Bangkok in Thailand. The first flight will take off on March 17.

A promotional one-way fare of Rs 2,999 is being offered by Air Asia for travel between May 17 and 22. Booking close at March 27.

Tassapon Bijleveld, CEO, Thai AirAsia considers India as an important market for the airline with 2015 seeing a total of 1,069,149 Indians travelling to Thailand.

Neha Gupta