British Airways will add flights to its current schedule between Mumbai and London Heathrow from March 2020 by adding an additional service to London, offering customers three flights a day to choose from.
The carrier currently operates 49 flights a week from five cities in India, with a double daily from Mumbai and Delhi and a daily service from Chennai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad. In summer 2019, the airline added four additional flights to its existing schedule from Mumbai to London, increasing the weekly total from 14 to 18 flights a week.
This increase will take British Airways’ weekly schedule from 49 to 56 flights from India to the UK. The daily flights will be operated by the state-of-the-art 787-9 aircraft offering a four-cabin configuration including First, Club World, World Traveller Plus and World Traveller.
Moran Birger, Head of Sales Asia Pacific and Middle East at British Airways, said: “As the financial capital of the country, Mumbai is a vibrant city full of discerning international travellers who are always on the lookout for great travel experiences and better travel options. With these additional flights we will be offering a convenient choice of three flights a day from Mumbai to connect to our worldwide network of over 200 destinations.
“We are committed to providing our customers with more choice, convenient travel options and unparalleled service and we look forward to welcoming travellers on our new flights.”We look forward to welcoming them on this new flight to London.”