The National Carrier of Sri Lanka, SriLankan Airlines, is pleased to announce the commencement of the direct flight service between Seychelles and Colombo, the business hub of Sri Lanka, effective from today 30 th October 2016.
Accordingly SriLankan Airlines will fly four days a week non-stop flights from Seychelles to Colombo connecting 47 countries and 101 destinations within SriLankan’s network and over 1000 destinations via the oneworld alliance network.
The commencement of the Seychelles-Colombo operation is yet another initiative launched by SriLankan Airlines focusing on the region, offering the people of Seychelles nonstop travel to Middle Eastern destinations namely Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Oman; Europe and North America via London; and the SAARC region’s main cities including Male and Gan in the Maldives, Dhaka in Bangladesh, New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Trichy, Trivandrum, Kochi, Madurai, Kolkata, Varanasi and Bodh Gaya.
SriLankan will be operating every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from Seychelles to Colombo. The departure time of the flights from Seychelles on Monday and Wednesday is scheduled for 5.35hrs and arrival in Colombo at 11.20hrs. On Thursday and Saturday the flights are expected to leave Seychelles at 11.35 hrs and arrive in Colombo at 17.20 hrs.
For those seeking onward connectivity from Colombo, the airline operates to nine key cities in the Middle East, which includes Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha, Dammam, Riyadh, Jeddah, Muscat, Bahrain and Kuwait with a total of 55 flights a week.
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