September 27, 2017

Vistara launches 'Vistara Direct'

'Vistara Direct' offers an exciting array of benefits for those booking on or on the Vistara mobile app

  • Free change/cancellation within 24 hours of booking
  • Complimentary Vistara Priority services at the airport
  • Double Club Vistara Points
  • Additional 5kg baggage allowance across all classes
  • Limited time offers for MobiQuik users and Club Vistara members

New Delhi: Vistara, India’s finest full service carrier, today launched ‘Vistara Direct’, a unique and exciting program under which the airline offers an array of benefits to travellers who book tickets directly on Vistara’s website or on Vistara’s mobile app (available on Apple iOS and Android), for bookings effective September 28, 2017, onwards.

Benefits for those booking direct include one free change or cancellation within 24 hours of booking (as long as travel is at least 7 days in the future), complimentary fast-track priority handling at the airport at dedicated counters (for check-in, baggage, and boarding), double Club Vistara (CV) Points for CV members, and an additional 5kg check-in luggage allowance.

Vistara Direct also provides several additional benefits such as lower fees and faster refunds, timely and assured email and SMS flight status alerts, and attractive periodic upgrade offers. In addition, for a limited time, MobiKwik users will get 10% cashback upto a maximum of ₹600 in the form of SuperCash on all bookings made on Vistara’s website.

Club Vistara members will further benefit from the ‘Club Vistara Milestone Offer’, which for the next three calendar months (October – December 2017), awards them with the following rewards on reaching defined travel milestones within a calendar month on bookings made on Vistara’s website or App from 28th September, 2017:

Milestone in a calendar month Reward
6 Economy Class Boarding Passes 1 complimentary one-way, one-class upgrade voucher
6 Premium Economy Boarding Passes 1 free one-way Premium Economy ticket, and 1 complimentary one-way, one-class upgrade voucher
6 Business Class Boarding Passes 1 free one-way Business Class ticket

Commenting on the program, Sanjiv Kapoor, chief strategy and commercial officer, Vistara, said “Booking directly with Vistara offers customers a number of advantages, such as lower fees, assured communications and notifications regarding their travel, the ability to pre-select their seats, along with exclusive offers such as upgrades at attractive rates and other ancillary products and services to help customers enhance their journey. Now with Vistara Direct, we are offering an additional array of valuable and tangible benefits to customers who book directly on our website or mobile app to make their journeys even more seamless and hassle free. This is just one of the many things we have in the pipeline to provide the best travel experience possible to airline customers in India.”

Having flown more than 6 million happy customers in a short span of less than three years, Vistara has expanded its network to 21 destinations with approximately 100 daily flights operated by a fleet of 16 brand new state-of-the-art Airbus A320 aircraft. Vistara is the first and only airline in India to offer a dedicated Premium Economy class cabin in addition to Business and Economy Class. The airline continues to grow and gain accolades as it redefines air travel in India.