Air Seychelles has today announced that the national airline will resume limited passenger services across its regional network from Seychelles to Mauritius, Johannesburg and Tel Aviv this winter.
Travellers can view the schedule by visiting www.airseychelles.com to book their seats for travel from 1 November, 2020 to 31 March, 2021 for the following services:
- Weekly flights to Johannesburg as from 1, November 2020, increasing to three flights a week starting from 1 December, 2020
- Weekly flights to Mauritius as from 1, November 2020, increasing to two flights a week starting from 1 December, 2020
- Twice per week service to Tel Aviv as from 1 November, 2020
Remco Althuis, Chief Executive Officer of Air Seychelles said: “At Air Seychelles the safety of our guests and employees remains our top priority at all times.
“As we start to re-establish our network with the gradual re-opening of borders, to ensure that we operate safely we will continue to implement all the required measures at each destination where we operate, by working closely with all stakeholders to safeguard the health of our guests and employees.”
Due to the dynamism of the COVID-19 pandemic, travellers are advised to remain updated with the latest information regarding the procedure to be followed prior to and upon arrival at their country of destination. For those staying in the Seychelles please visit seychelles.govtas.com to submit the mandatory Health Travel Authorization prior to entering the country.
As the flights to Mumbai remain suspended due to the current COVID-19 restrictions in India, Air Seychelles will continue to operate charter flights to Mumbai and Ahmedabad on demand.
Note all flights will be subjected to the approval of the government including regulatory approval as well as that of the health authorities at each destination.
About Air Seychelles
The Seychelles' national carrier was incorporated in 1977 and was formally named 'Air Seychelles' in 1978. The airline began long-haul operations in 1983 and continues to remain one of the tourism pillars contributing towards the island's strongest growing economic sector.
In 2021, Air Seychelles managed to retain the most coveted title of ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline’ at the World Travel Awards including, ‘Indian Ocean's Leading Airline - Business Class and Indian Ocean's Leading Cabin Crew . The airline also marked a historic milestone at the 28th edition of the World Travel Awards for having its premium lounge recognised for the first time ever as ‘Indian Ocean’s Leading Airline Lounge 2021’.