AirAsia to resume flights connecting India with Malaysia and Thailand


AirAsia announced on Wednesday that it is resuming flights connecting India with Malaysia and Thailand from this month.

After two years of coronavirus-induced suspension, India resumed regular international flights on March 27.

In a press release, Malaysian carrier AirAsia said flights would gradually resume on six routes between India and Malaysia.

While the flights on the Bengaluru-Kuala Lumpur and Chennai-Kuala Lumpur routes started on April 1, the flight on the Tiruchirapalli-Kuala Lumpur route started on April 5, it said.

Flights on the Kochi-Kuala Lumpur, Kolkata-Kuala Lumpur and Hyderabad-Kuala Lumpur routes will start on April 18, April 23 and May 1 respectively, he noted.

The Malaysian carrier said flights on five India-Thailand routes will begin in May.

Flights to Bengaluru-Bangkok, Chennai-Bangkok, Kolkata-Bangkok, Kochi-Bangkok and Jaipur Bangkok will start on May 4, May 4, May 2, May 1 and May 1 respectively, it said.

AirAsia is different from the airline AirAsia India, which is based in India and belongs to the Tata group.

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