From August 05, AirAsia India will commence its operations from Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, making Lucknow the 18th airport in the AirAsia India network.
The airline will operate daily direct flights from Lucknow to Bangalore, Goa, and New Delhi from August 05, 2022, and to its other two hubs, Mumbai and Kolkata, from September 01, 2022, with a total of 112 weekly direct flights connecting Lucknow to these cities.
The flights will also connect Lucknow through convenient one-stop itineraries to other airports on its network, such as Srinagar, Kochi, Hyderabad, and Guwahati.
Celebrating the launch of Lucknow as the latest destination in the airline’s network, AirAsia India also added a regional favorite, ‘Galouti Kebab with Ulta Tawa ka Paratha,’ to its in-flight dining menu – ‘Germain.’ Celebrating the warmth of diversity, Gourmair offers the finest range of hot meals in Indian skies, including MasterChef Specials, Regional Favourites, Jain, Vegan, and Healthy options, as well as Seasonal Fruits, Sandwiches and Rolls, and innovative Desserts.
Speaking about the announcement, Ankur Garg, Chief Commercial Officer, AirAsia India, said, “We are delighted to add Lucknow to our network and commence operations in Uttar Pradesh. The pent-up demand shown by the city in the Visiting Friends and Relatives (VFR) segment, along with the future prospects of travel, were a contributing factor in zeroing in on Lucknow as our next destination. By operating 112 weekly direct flights at convenient timing, connecting Lucknow to Bengaluru, Delhi, Goa, Kolkata, and Mumbai, we look forward to driving value for our consumer base and enabling a pleasant flying experience the AirAsia India way.”