NEW DELHI: Jet Airways will start a non-stop on Mumbai-Manchester route from November 5, 2018. The flight will operate four days a week - Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday - using Jet's 254-seater Airbus A-330.
Jet Airways' flight 9W 130 will depart Mumbai 2.30 am (local time) and will arrive in Manchester's Terminal 2 at 7.55 am (local time). The return flight, 9W 129 will depart from Manchester at 9.35 pm (local time) and arrive in Mumbai's Terminal 2 at 12.40 am (local time).
"Manchester will become the 21st international addition to Jet network. With the introduction of this new flight - the carrier's fifth non-stop service to/from the UK, Jet will also become the largest carrier between Mumbai and the UK," the airline said in a statement.
"The launch of this new service will provide seamless connectivity to several domestic destinations to and from India which include Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Bhuj, Bhopal, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Coimbatore, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad, Indore, Aurangabad, Jaipur, Chennai, Nagpur, Rajkot, Raipur, Udaipur, via the airline's HUB, Mumbai. Similarly, quick connections to beyond points on Jet Airways' international network such as Bangkok, Colombo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dhaka and Kathmandu, will now be available," it added.