Etihad Airways commenced its daily service between Jaipur and Abu Dhabi yesterday (o2 April).
The airline will operate this service with an Airbus A320 aircraft in a two-class configuration, offering 16 business class and 120 economy seats. The flight EY208 will depart Abu Dhabi at 0020 and arrive into Jaipur at 0505, while on the return leg, EY207 will leave the Pink City at 0550 and touchdown in Abu Dhabi at 0750 everyday.
Craig Thomas, Regional General Manager for Asia Pacific North and Indian Subcontinent at Etihad Airways said, “The addition of the Jaipur service reinforces Etihad Airways’ commitment to the Indian subcontinent. We are confident that the new flights will continue the strong passenger growth between India and the UAE.”
“With the addition of the new Jaipur flights, to our existing Delhi services, we now fly to two destinations in the world-renowned Golden Triangle, offering our guests more choice and convenient travel options,” added Neerja Bhatia, General Manager for India at Etihad Airways.
With the addition of Jaipur, Etihad flies to a total of 10 Indian cities including Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kozhikode, Mumbai, New Delhi and Trivandrum.