Air Seychelles has today announced that the airline will operate a special flight from Seychelles to Mauritius on Tuesday, 8 September, 2020 to provide Mauritian citizens the opportunity to return to their home.

Subject to the immigration approvals and meeting all the health requirements, any Seychellois citizens or GOP holders in Mauritius wishing to return to the Seychelles may also travel on the returning sector from Mauritius to Seychelles.

Travellers are advised to email to register for this flight or contact +248 4 391000 for more information.

As recommended by the Mauritian Government, travellers will need to demonstrate proof of valid negative RT-PCR test conducted maximum 4 days prior to their flight, apart from agreeing to undergo the mandatory quarantine upon arrival in Mauritius.

Flight schedule between Seychelles and Mauritius to be operated on Tuesday, 8 September, 2020 are as follows:

Flight #OriginDestinationDepartArriveDate
HM1049SeychellesMauritius0900hrs1130hrsTuesday, 8 September, 2020
HM1048MauritiusSeychelles1300hrs1530hrsTuesday, 8 September, 2020

The schedule shared is in the local time at each destination. All flights will be subjected to government and regulatory approval at each destination well as that of the health authorities.


About Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, was established in 1978 and began long-haul service in 1983. As the main driver of tourism in Seychelles, it is a core pillar of the national economy.

The airline offers international flights to Johannesburg, Mauritius, Mumbai and Tel Aviv as well as charter services on demand. On the domestic network, Air Seychelles operates daily domestic flights between Mahe and Praslin as well as charter services throughout the archipelago.

In 2020, Air Seychelles won the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards. The full service carrier was also recognized as ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class’ and ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew ’at World Travel Awards Indian Ocean Winners Day.