Vistara Signs 6th Overseas Codeshare Agreement With Lufthansa
As part of the agreement, Lufthansa plans to add LH designator code to nearly 18 Vistara operated flight
Codesharing allows the passengers of a carrier to travel with its partner carriers to destinations where they do not have reach. Apart from the mega cities of Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai the codeshare agreement will also cover Ahmedabad, Bangaluru, Goa, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Kochi and Pune.
Vistara, which began its operations in January 2015, has five previous Codesharing agreements with British Airways, Singapore Airlines, Silk Air, United Airlines and Japan Airlines. Overall Vistara has 27 interline partnership with other airlines.
Lufthansa in an official statement said that it has entered into a comprehensive codeshare agreement with Vistara. Lufthansa Airline serves 270 destinations in 105 countries, offering 11,000 weekly frequencies. Vistara on the other hand operates more than 200 flights, connecting 34 destinations. Vistara is a joint venture between Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines.