UAE-based carrier becomes first to operate direct flights to the city
Flydubai has inaugurated its operations to Mombasa in Kenya with the first of its four-times-weekly service to Mombasa.
Flights to Mombasa will operate on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Return business class fares from Dubai (DXB) to Mombasa (MBA) start from AED4,200 and economy class fares start from AED1,600.
Mombasa is Flydubai's 12th destination across 11 countries in Africa.
Speaking at the press conference, Flydubai senior vice president of Commercial Operations (UAE, GCC, Subcontinent and Africa) Sudhir Sreedharan said: “Flydubai’s inaugural flight to Mombasa reflects our commitment to further strengthening our network in Africa and to providing our passengers with more options for convenient travel to one of East Africa’s most attractive destinations.
"The start of operations will serve the growing Kenyan community in the UAE, support trade between our two countries and provide passengers from the UAE and from across the growing Flydubai network with access to a gateway to explore the tourism offering in Kenya.”
Flydubai has built a network of 123 destinations in 54 countries served by a fleet of 84 Boeing 737 aircraft. Flydubai added Cairo, Krabi, Milan, Pattaya and Poznań to its network in 2023 and will start its daily services to Langkawi and Penang in Malaysia on 10 February 2024.
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