Air Seychelles has released the schedule of new services to Johannesburg and Maldives starting June 5, 2021.
Flights to Johannesburg’s O R Tambo International Airport and will be operated on Wednesdays and Saturdays and will also include an overnight service on Saturday nights to provide more flexibility to those planning a quick getaway.
Flight HM060 will depart O R Tambo International Airport at 13:30hrs to arrive in the Seychelles at 20:45hrs, whilst flight HM061 bound for South Africa will depart the archipelago at 9:25hrs to arrive in Johannesburg at 12:30hrs. The overnight Saturday service will depart from Johannesburg at 00:45hrs (Sunday) to arrive in Seychelles at 7:45hrs.
For travellers thinking of an all-inclusive vacation, flights will be departing Johannesburg on Friday evenings to Maldives with an intermediate stop briefly in the Seychelles before continuing onto Male’s International Airport.
Return flights from Male Airport are scheduled for Saturdays and will provide travellers a full week of complete relaxation in the Maldives.
Travelers to the Indian Ocean paradise, will need to present a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours while for those vacationing in the Seychelles in addition to the 72 hour PCR test, must be fully vaccinated at least 14 days prior to travelling and must have proof of valid travel insurance and completed mandatory Health Travel Authorization.
Tickets are currently available for sale with the flights to be served by the airlines’ A320neo aircraft.
By Victor Shalton Odhiambo