Hyderabad, 12 th July, 2017: SriLankan Airlines is pleased announce the launch of new services
from today to India’s fourth largest city Hyderabad, the capital of the state of Telangana.
Accordingly, the airline will be offering a four-times- a-week service to Hyderabad, connecting
the state’s capital to the world through its global route network.
Hyderabad is one of three South Indian cities that SriLankan is commencing operations to from
this week, together with Visakhapatnam on 8 th July and Coimbatore on 16 th July. With these
additions, SriLankan will operate 126 flights per week to 14 cities in India, with existing services
to Chennai, Trichy, Trivandrum, Mumbai, New Delhi, Gaya, Madurai, Varanasi, Kochi,
Bangalore and Kolkata.
SriLankan Airlines’ Chief Commercial Officer Mr. Siva Ramachandran said: “We are delighted
to extend our services to Hyderabad, which we believe will be an important addition to our
global network. This new service reflects SriLankan’s continuous commitment in consolidating
the Asian market and offering travelers seamless travel experiences with great comfort.”
Travelers to and from Hyderabad can now enjoy SriLankan award winning hospitality onboard
with its ultra-modern fleet of Airbus aircraft which possess the most sophisticated in-flight
entertainment systems and superior comforts. Accordingly SriLankan hasdeployed itsbrand new
A320neo and A321neo aircraft on its routes to South India.
SriLankan’s new service would also allow travelers from Hyderabad to enjoy Sri Lanka’s many
tourist attractions and experience for themselves the reasons why the island is fast becoming one
of the most highly sought after tourism destinations in the world.
The launch of new services by SriLankan to Hyderabad would boost connectivity for the
business community by providing all industries in Hyderabad, one of the largest industrial
centres in India, enhanced opportunities for rapid and seamless transport of all types of cargo
throughout SriLankan’s network.
SriLankan’s global route network now spans 105 cities in 47 countries. As a member of the
prestigious oneworld alliance, SriLankan also offers its passengers connectivity to over 1,000
cities in 160 countries that are served by itsoneworld partner airlines.
The flight schedule is as follows:
From To Departure Arrival Days of operation
Colombo Hyderabad 0700 hrs.
Monday, Wednesday, Friday,
Hyderabad Colombo 0950 hrs.
For more information please visit www.srilankan.com