Indigo became the first airline to operate Maldives-India air bubble flights. According to the airline, weekly two flights will be commenced between India and Maldives under air bubble from 3rd September onward.
Under this arrangement, Indigo will operate two flights weekly between Kochi-Male-Kochi with all the precautionary measures to ensure the safe and hassle-free travel experience for the passengers.
According to the William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo “We are pleased to resume connections between India and Maldives, starting with two weekly flights between Male and Kochi under Air Bubble. Male will be connected to various domestic destinations in India from Kochi, while providing safe and hassle-free flying experience on board a lean, clean flying machine. India is one of the key markets for inbound tourism for Maldives, while it receives a huge share of its medical tourists from Maldives. These flights will promote trade tourism and mobility, giving a boost to economic recovery in both the countries”.
Earlier in August ,Maldives and India has agreed to establish an Air Bubble between the 2 countries. This is the first Air Bubble established in South Asia. The flights are arranged in a safe corridor provided by the local authorities where the tourists can travel straight to their respective resorts from the airport without any hassle, in absence of quarantine restrictions.
For bookings from Maldives to India, customers can contact with their respective travel agents or IndiGo’s local office at firstname.lastname@example.org or hotline numbers +960 7918627 or +960 7289485.