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Indian Airline Vistara To Operate New Mumbai London Flight

Although the merger process with Air India continues to push forward Vistare continues to expand its destination network as summer in the northern hemisphere draws closer. The young Indian carrier will be launching its fourth European route in summer 2023. Here’s all you need to know about the new Vistara London Mumbai flight UK15.

The Schedule of Vistara London Mumbai flight UK15

Starting June 1st 2023 Vistara will be commencing a 5 times weekly flight to London from Mumbai International Airport. Flights will operate in and out of London Heathrow Airport (LHR) just as Vistara’s other flight to New Delhi. As UK15 mentioned it won’t be a daily connection but a 5 times weekly flight which will fly the route every:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Sunday

As for the schedule of the new London to Mumbai Vistara UK15 flight it will vary slightly depending on the day of the week. Mondays specifically will have a different schedule to the rest of the days. This is how it’ll work:

On Mondays

  • Flight UK15 will depart Mumbai (BOM) at 13:50 arriving into London Heathrow (LHR) at 19:10
  • Return flight UK16 will depart London Heathrow (LHR) at 20:55 arriving back into Mumbai (BOM) at 10:15 the next morning

On all other days

  • Flight UK15 will depart Mumbai (BOM) at 14:30 arriving into London Heathrow (LHR) at 19:55
  • Return flight UK16 will depart London Heathrow (LHR) at 21:55 arriving back into Mumbai (BOM) at 11:00 the next morning

Vistara starts new London Mumbai flight UK15

The Plane and The Configuration For Flight UK15

Vistara’s new Mumbai London Flight UK15 will be operated using one of the airline’s ultra modern Boeing 787-9. These are planes made with composite materials allowing to have a lower cabin altitude that in turn makes the air easier to breathe and mitigating the effects of jetlag.

The Indian carrier, a Singapore Airlines joint venture, flies these planes in a 3 class configurations featuring:

  • 30 Business Class Seats (in a 1-2-1 layout)
  • 21/36 Premium Economy Seats (in a 2-3-2 layout)
  • 248/226 Economy Class Seats (in a 3-3-3 layout)

Interior of Vistara Business Class

Vistara’s Fourth European Flight

This will be the Indian carrier’s fourth flight to Europe, although only to 3 destinations. The operator already serves flights to Frankfurt Paris and London from its primary hub in New Delhi. This will be the airline’s fourth flight to Europe but it’ll also be its first flying direct from Mumbai.

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