Air Arabia, is to launch flights to the Indian city of Goa beginning April 16, 2009. Roundtrip flights will operate three times per week between Dabolim International Airport in Goa and Air Arabia’s hub in Sharjah.The airline will fly to Goa on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, departing Sharjah at 00:25 am and arriving at Goa at 05:05 am. Return flights will depart Goa at 05:50 am and arrive in Sharjah at 07:35 am.
Air Arabia’s first destination in the Indian state of Goa is also the carrier’s 13th destination in India. In total, Air Arabia will serve 46 destinations across the Middle East, North Africa, Indian Subcontinent, Central Asia and the Southern Europe, including Athens in Greece, when service commences on April 21, 2009.
Located on the west coast of India, Goa is globally renowned for its beaches, places of worship and world heritage architecture. Goa is visited by hundreds of thousands of international and domestic tourists each year.