Jet cuts fares on select Gulf routes; adds 2nd flight to Dubai

Jet cuts fares on select Gulf routes; adds 2nd flight to Dubai Mumbai: Jet Airways Monday cut fares for a limited period on select Dubai flights as part of its New Year offering.

The airline will also add a second flight to Dubai from New Delhi from the middle of this month.

The special fares will be valid for five days from Monday on select Gulf routes. The new fares are part of the Dubai Shopping Festival, Jet said.

These special Economy fares will be applicable on flights operating from Mumbai to Abu Dhabi, Bahrain and Kuwait, while there will be attractive fares from Kochi to Muscat, Doha, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi.

These fares are also available from Delhi to Abu Dhabi and Thiruvananthapuram to Muscat, the airline said.

While a Mumbai-Abu Dhabi two-way ticket comes at as low as Rs 16,775, a one-way ticket is available for Rs 8,272, inclusive of all taxes.

Similarly, a two-way Kochi-Muscat ticket is priced at Rs 21,790, and a New Delhi-Abu Dhabi two way ticket is up for grabs for Rs 24,773.

As a part of its expansion into the Gulf sector, Jet will introduce a second daily frequency on the Delhi-Dubai route from January 18.

Passengers flying on the second flight can enjoy an additional baggage allowance of 10 kg in Premiere cabin and 5 kg in the Economy cabin for the in-bound journey.

The airline will deploy its new generation Boeing 737-800 on the route.

PTI