FitsAir, Sri Lanka’s first privately owned international airline, is set to increase international flight offerings with the launch of service to Chennai, India. The new direct flight from Colombo to Chennai is set to commence starting 20th February 2023 and will initially fly three times a week. This will be upgraded to a daily service in April.
The new service will be operated by a FitsAir A320 aircraft, featuring comfortable seating and convenient flight times for customers. As an introductory offer, FitsAir is offering an all-inclusive return air ticket priced at LKR 55,400.
“We are pleased to announce the launch of our new service into Chennai, which will provide our customers a cost-effective and comfortable way to travel to this fast-growing city”, said Ammar Kassim, Executive Director, FitsAir. “We hope to strengthen our ties with India and catalyze the growing tourism between the two countries.”
Chennai is known for its dynamic culture, exciting shopping and vibrant local food. The city is also a hub for South India and has great rail and road connectivity into other towns in Tamil Nadu.
FitsAir’s extension to Chennai is part of the company’s ongoing expansion effort and demonstrates its commitment to providing customers with increased travel options and improved connectivity. The airline operates a modern fleet of 3 Airbus aircraft and employs a team of highly skilled and experienced professionals.
With competitive pricing and a focus on providing a pragmatic travel experience, FitsAir is looking to be a leading low-cost carrier in the region, opening travel to all customers. FitsAir intends on launching 3 new destinations in the next quarter.
Fits Air began operations in 1997 in the Air Cargo business. With decades of experience in the aviation industry and thousands of flights flown, FitsAir became the first privately owned airline to be designated by the Government of Sri Lanka to operate scheduled international passenger air service out of Sri Lanka. The airline operates a modern fleet of A320 aircraft. FitsAir Prioritizes safety above all but is proud of its high-quality service.
FitsAir is a part of Aberdeen Holdings, a diversified Sri Lankan business conglomerate.