India’s Jet Airways has entered into a codeshare
agreement with the Air France-KLM group.
The codeshare agreement
enables Air France to place its marketing code (AF) on Jet
Airways’ domestic flights to three major Indian cities beyond
Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai.
Customers travelling from Europe to
India on Air France flights will now be able to connect seamlessly
with one ticket to Chennai via Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai, and to
Kolkata, Hyderabad via Mumbai and Bengaluru.
Likewise, KLM will
place its marketing code (KL) on Jet Airways’ domestic flights to
four major cities in India beyond Delhi, allowing guests
travelling from Europe to India to connect seamlessly to
Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad and Mumbai via Delhi.
Furthermore, members of Jet Airways’
JetPrivilege and Air France- KLM’s Flying Blue frequent flyer
programs have a full fledged network-wide accrual and redemption
partnership in place. which allows members to earn status miles/points when travelling on the respective codeshare flights.
Sudheer Raghavan, Chief Commercial Officer, Jet Airways said, “We
are delighted with this enhancement in our relationship with both
Air France and KLM, as we share a long standing interline and
frequent flyer partnership with these carriers. The codeshare
arrangements will allow our guests the convenience of enhanced
connectivity from across Air France and KLM’s networks via their
European gateways in Paris and Amsterdam to key destinations
Air France- KLM offers 27 weekly
long-haul flights between Europe and India.
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