As travel restrictions ease around the world, Bengaluru International Airport will now reconnect the state capital to 14 International destinations under international repatriation flights as well as the Vande Bharat Mission and air bubble programmes.
According to Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL), 13 airlines will operate international flights under this programmes from Kempegowda International Airport.
The destinations connected directly from Bengaluru Airport include Abu Dhabi (Etihad, GoAir & Air India Express), Amsterdam (KLM Royal Dutch), Dubai (Emirates, Indigo, GoAir, Air India Express & Vistara), Doha (Indigo & Qatar Airways), Frankfurt (Lufthansa), Kuwait (Air India & Indigo), Kuala Lumpur (Air India Express & Malaysian Airlines), London (Air India & British Airways), Muscat (Air India Express), Narita (Air India), Paris (KLM Royal Dutch), Riyadh (Indigo) and Singapore (Air India Express). BLR Airport will connect to San Francisco via Kochi (Air India).
“Passengers can get updated information on arrival and departure protocols on: https://www.bengaluruairport.com/travellers/passenger-services/faqs-at-blr.html. They must verify all information with their respective airlines for updates on government policies, travel guidelines and eligibility,” BIAL said in a statement.
Air Transport bubbles are temporary arrangements between two countries aimed at restarting commercial passenger services when regular international flights are suspended as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. India has created air travel arrangements with countries like the US, France, Germany, the UK, Canada, the UAE and Maldives.
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