Air Arabia Abu Dhabi Unveils New Route to Colombo, Sri Lanka”
In a move set to bolster connectivity, Air Arabia Abu Dhabi, the capital’s inaugural low-cost carrier, announced the inauguration of a fresh route from Abu Dhabi to Colombo, Sri Lanka’s bustling capital.
Commencing from January 3, 2024, the new direct flights will link Abu Dhabi International Airport to Bandaranaike International Airport, operating three times a week. Adel Al Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer of Air Arabia, expressed enthusiasm, stating, “We’re pleased to include Colombo in our expanding network, facilitating direct flights from Abu Dhabi. This aligns with Air Arabia Abu Dhabi’s strategic expansion to fortify the capital’s connectivity with numerous destinations, bolstering the UAE’s travel and tourism sectors. This new route offers travelers an opportunity to explore the mesmerizing island in the Indian Ocean and underscores our commitment to providing affordable and quality air travel.”
This addition marks Air Arabia Abu Dhabi’s 34th destination, amplifying its ongoing expansion strategy. The airline operates a fleet of 10 modern Airbus A320 aircraft, known for their comfort and spaciousness. Passengers can relish an enhanced economy cabin experience, featuring generous seat-pitch, complemented by an array of snacks and meals available through ‘SkyCafe’ at budget-friendly prices. Moreover, the airline offers a free in-flight streaming service called ‘SkyTime,’ allowing passengers to enjoy diverse entertainment on their personal devices. The carrier also boasts the innovative and customer-friendly loyalty program ‘Air Rewards,’ enabling passengers to earn, transfer, and redeem points.
Booking for these direct flights is accessible through Air Arabia’s website, call center, or authorized travel agencies, granting customers seamless access to this new route between the two cities.