You Can Now Board Direct Flights Between Salalah & Kochi With Air India Express Starting In April

by Anupriya Mishra
You Can Now Board Direct Flights Between Salalah & Kochi With Air India Express Starting In April

Exploring a new city in a different country is always accompanied by a set of challenges without including all the additional costs and travel hassles. But what’s more difficult during this journey is having to board a connecting flight. This is rather inconvenient and often makes us question the entire reason for travelling to a particular destination, as it is time-consuming as well. However, this may change for a lot of you,  especially those who’ve been planning to explore the South of India. The reason for this is that Air India Express is now introducing a direct flight between Salalah in Oman and Kochi in India.

Air India Express Connects Kochi To Salalah

In a tweet posted by the official account of Air India Express, on March 17, Friday, it was mentioned that Air India Express is starting direct flights between Kochi and Salalah from April 1, 2023. This Is fantastic as this is a low-cost airline that is headquartered in Kochi itself and is operated by Air India Express Limited. A subsidiary of Air India, the Indian flag carrier, this journey will be of approximately 3 hours and 50 minutes according to the information provided on their website.

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A Glimpse Of Attractions In Kochi

Air India Plane
Pic credits: Wikimedia Commons

The largest city in Oman, Salalah draws in hoards of tourists for its beautiful attractions and is also home to some of the best football clubs in Oman. While you might already be aware of all these facts, here’s what you need to know about Kochi in brief. One of the most famous tourist attractions in Kerala, Kochi offers a beautiful mix between ancient history and art and nature. If you are planning to travel to the Southern part of the country, Kochi is an excellent place to begin as it is home to several tourist attractions. These include –

  • Kerala Folklore Museum
  • Wonderla Amusement Park
  • Mattancherry Palace
  • Santa Cruz Cathedral Basilica
  • Backwater Cruise in Alleppey

So, go ahead and begin planning your trip!

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