Thursday, January 26, 2017

Jet Airways, AirAsia India Announce Special Offers With Big Discounts

In what could be the latest leg of competitive fares in the Indian skies, airlines have announced Republic Day-focused discounts offering ticket prices as low as Rs. 999.

Jet Airways is offering special fares starting Rs. 999 on economy class domestic flights under "Republic Day Sale". Bookings for the Jet Airways "Republic Day Sale" - applicable on travel on or after February 9, 2017 - must be made between January 25 and January 29, 2017, Jet Airways added.

Jet Airways' offer comes close on the heels of rival airline AirAsia India, which had already announced special fare offers.

Under a special airfares scheme, AirAsia India had earlier this week announced "50 per cent off on all return flights" on select fare classes.

Bookings for this scheme, applicable on travel period from February 1 to April 30, 2017, can be made till January 29, 2017. The 50 per cent discount is applicable to base fares on return flights only, the airline further said on its website.
26/01/17  Sandeep Singh/NDTV