Air India is offering 50 percent discount for selected categories of flyers. The Air carrier has announced discounts starting from September 1 effectively. Air India discount for students, active Armed Forces personnel and senior citizens is now available for bookings.
The National Air carrier has tweeted about this Air India discount on flight tickets for students. “Now students, Armed Forces, and senior citizens shall fly only Air India,” reads the tweet. However, Air India did not unveil the closing date of the promotional scheme. The Airline company has further stated that the discount will be only applicable “on the basic fare (select fare levels) on Air India domestic sectors in Economy Class,” It said. In addition to that, tickets under this Air India offer are to be purchased at least seven days prior to the date of travel.
It is yet to know about the number of seats being offered under this Air India promotional scheme. However, the state-run Airline said that Air India discount for senior citizens, students, and active Armed Forces personnel is “subject to availability of seats”.
Air India Flight Tickets can be booked at the nearest Air India’s booking offices, call center and website – airindia.in.
A search made by our team has shown ticket fare for Delhi to Goa on September 11 was listed for Rs. 4,690 under Air India Student discount offer. Bookings on the same day without student discount were being priced at Rs. 8,614
Besides the Air India discount offer, Passengers can also avail free Check-In Baggage bundled with the Student discount offer. Passengers who opted to book Air India discounted flight tickets can carry 25 Kgs of free check-in baggage with this.
There are some of the other things to know about Air India discount offer. Air India offer for students shall only be applied for students studying in India. The student must be enrolled for a full-time course of at least one academic year at an established recognized/aided by/affiliated to any Central or state educational board/university.
Students who book tickets under Air India discount offer should be of age 12 to 26 years. Discussing the Air India offer for Armed Forces, the company has said the discount is also applicable to family members of the active military personnel of Indian Armed Forces.