Himalaya Airlines announces the most awaited direct flights Kathmandu/Dhaka/Kathmandu from July 22, 2019. The airline will operate its A32o – 214 narrow bodied aircraft on the route, configured with 150 Economy Class and 8 Premium Economy Class seats. The airline has a fleet of three new Airbus 320-200.

The new flight schedule offers expedient travel options for leisure and business travelers. Bangladesh being a major volume market for Nepalese tourism, the inbound connectivity shall focus predominantly on getting Bangladeshi tourists onboard. With the airlines’ regular flights to Middle East destinations like Doha, Dubai/Abu Dhabi, Dammam etc. the new sector shall also significantly project Kathmandu as a transit hub for Bangladeshi passengers.

“We take pleasure to announce our connectivity to another Asian Destination – Dhaka, Bangladesh, shouldering our role in contributing to the promotion of tourism and business amongst neighboring Countries. This connectivity will boost new business opportunities between Nepal and Bangladesh and shall also serve as a bridge between the Middle East Countries and Bangladesh. Himalaya Airlines shall be committed to continuing excellent service flavored with Nepali hospitality to its valued passengers, said Mr. Vijay Shrestha, Vice President – Administration.

The thrice weekly schedule have convenient timings, where flight # H9 678 departs from Kathmandu at 11:10 hours (local time), and lands at 13:10 hours (local time) in Dhaka. The return flight #H9 679 departs from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 14:10 hours (local time) the same day and arrives at Tribhuvan International Airport at 15:20 hours. The Free Baggage Allowance for both the routes is 25 Kg for Premium Economy Class and 20 Kg for Economy Class. The airline aims at ensuring on-time flight performance.

Flight No Departure Airport Departure Time Arrival Airport Arrival  Time Day
H9 678 KTM 11:10 hrs DAC 13:10hrs Mon, Wed, Sat
H9 679 DAC 14:10hrs KTM 15:20 hrs Mon, Wed, Sat

*All timings are Local.

The airline has appointed SAir Air BD Ltd. as its General Sales Agents (GSA), who will represent the airline in Bangladesh and will be responsible for the airline’s sales and marketing, market development, reservations and ticketing services.