Dubai’s low cost airline flydubai, will launch flights to Sri Lanka next month.
It is expanding its network in the Indian sub-continent with flights to the Sri Lankan capital, Colombo, starting on June 23rd with tickets priced from AED450.
The Sri Lanka route is flydubai’s 21st destination launch since it started operations last summer, the airline said in a statement.
Ghaith Al Ghaith, flydubai’s CEO said they started 2010 with a determination to add new and exciting destinations to their route network.
The new route will target the 300,000 Sri Lankans expats currently living in the UAE as well as those looking to holiday in the tropical destination.
flydubai will operate four flights per week on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.