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Vistara Inaugurates Non-Stop Flights Between Mumbai and Male, Maldives Under Air Bubble Pact

Vistara Airbus A321neo. Image used for representation. (Photo: Vistara)

Vistara Airbus A321neo. Image used for representation. (Photo: Vistara)

Vistara will deploy its Airbus A320neo aircraft and the airline will fly three times a week on the route under India’s transport bubble agreement with the Republic of Maldives.

Vistara has inaugurated its non-stop flights between Mumbai, India and Malé, Republic of Maldives. Vistara, thus, becomes the only airline to offer the choice of Premium Economy class of travel on the route, in addition to Business class and Economy class. The inaugural flight, operated by Vistara’s Airbus A320neo aircraft, departed Mumbai at 1010 hours (IST) today and landed in Malé at 1225 hours (MVT). The airline will fly three times a week on the route under India’s transport bubble agreement with the Republic of Maldives.

Vistara’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Leslie Thng, said, “Maldives is one of the most popular holiday destinations among travellers, not just in India, but from around the world. We are happy to be able to offer our customers the choice of flying their favourite and India’s best airline on this route. We are sure that Vistara will play an important role in making every customer’s holiday even more pleasant and memorable by giving them a world-class travel experience.”

Schedule of Flights Between Mumbai And Malé:

Sector Start Date End Date Days of Operation Departure Arrival

Mumbai – Malé 3-Mar-21 27-Mar-21 Wed, Sat, Sun 1010 Hrs 1225 Hrs

Malé – Mumbai 3-Mar-21 27-Mar-21 Wed, Sat, Sun 1340 Hrs 1655 Hrs

Mumbai – Malé 28-Mar-21 30-Apr-21 Wed, Sat, Sun 1030 Hrs 1245 Hrs

Malé – Mumbai 28-Mar-21 30-Apr-21 Wed, Sat, Sun 1355 Hrs 1710 Hrs

Vistara earlier has inaugurated its non-stop flights between Delhi and Frankfurt, under the travel bubble agreement between India and Germany from 18 February 2020 in January. The airline will fly twice a week between the two cities, on Thursdays and Saturdays, as part of the ‘transport bubble’ formed between India and Germany. Vistara has deployed its brand-new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner.