Tuesday, 20 December 2016
INDIA: Strong Demand In Domestic Air Travel, Airlines Offering Huge Discounts
Full service carrier Jet Airways under its "Year End Sale" is offering tickets starting as low as Rs. 899 (all-inclusive) on economy class travel on select domestic routes.
Jet Airways said under the offer travel must commence on or after December 14, 2016, and tickets must be purchased a minimum of 15 days prior departure.
Another domestic carrier SpiceJet in its "Spicy Annual Sale" is offering all-inclusive fares starting at as low as Rs. 737 for travel on select domestic sectors. SpiceJet's offer is applicable on travel between January 9 and October 28, 2017.
The offers from SpiceJet, IndiGo and Jet Airways end tonight.
The promotional offers by airlines have helped spur a strong demand in domestic air travel. Passengers carried by domestic airlines during January to October 2016 surged to 813.70 lakh, a growth of over 23 per cent over the same period last year.