SriLankan Airlines offers African access in deal with Air Seychelles
ECONOMYNEXT – SriLankan Airlines said it has entered into an agreement with Air Seychelles that will enhance the route networks and provide greater travel options to passengers of both airlines.
The deal, with effect from 1st April 2018, enables SriLankan Airlines passengers connect to Johannesburg and Mauritius.
“For SriLankan’s passengers, this will allow easy access to three new destinations in South Africa, Mauritius and Madagascar via Seychelles,” Suren Ratwatte, chief executive of SriLankan Airlines said.
“Customers of Air Seychelles will have enhanced options to connect to India and the Far East on SriLankan flights.”
Passengers on SriLankan Airlines will have expanded options to fly on Air Seychelles to Johannesburg, Mauritius, Madagascar and the domestic destination of Praslin in the Seychelles.
Passengers travelling with Air Seychelles will be able to purchase through-tickets for SriLankan Airlines flights from Seychelles to Colombo, and onwards to Mumbai, Bangkok, Singapore, Tokyo, Beijing and Hong Kong.
(COLOMBO, March 28, 2018)