Frequently Asked Questions

Our FAQs answer general questions; if you want to ask something more specific, then please feel free to contact us directly through the "Contact Us' page.

When is your first scheduled flight?

flypop plans to launch the first flight to Amritsar in June 2020 and flights to Ahmedabad shortly thereafter.

How many times a week will you be flying to each destination?

At first three services a week to each destination, moving up to six services a week as soon as passenger demand is obvious.

Why did you choose Amritsar and Ahmedabad?

The Indian communities in the UK have been demanding direct flights to Amritsar and Ahmedabad for many years as presently it is still necessary to have a stop-over en route or make arrangements for connection (by train or car) in India.

How long does it take to fly to Amritsar and Ahmedabad?

About 8 hours, but a little quicker or slower depending on the prevailing winds and the season.

How far are the airports from the city centres?

Both Amritsar and Ahmedabad airports are very close to the city centres, about 6–7 miles

Will you be flying to any other destinations and when?

Announcements will be made soon after flypop starts flying about further destinations, but India’s other second cities are a target initially.

How modern are the aircraft flypop is proposing to use?

flypop will use Airbus A330, a state-of-the-art aircraft with modern standards and comfort. We will include some options (e.g. wi-fi and USB ports) not available on other airclines.

How much luggage is allowed in the hold and in the cabin?

One piece of hand-luggage in the cabin. How much hold luggage you buy is up to you.

What are the maximum dimensions and weight of the hand luggage?

56 x 45 x 26 cm. 8kg.

What food are you offering?

flypop will offer a selection of truly authentic vegetarian and non-vegetarian options of classic Punjabi and Gujarati dishes created by staff skilled at cooking Indian food, all served in generous thali-sized portions. For those who like their brussell sprouts 'extra soggy' there will be Western options.

What is your in-flight entertainment?

flypop intends is to make Wi-Fi access available so passengers can bring their mobile devices on-board and access the flypop app and in-flight entertainment via Wi-Fi. Internet connectivity will have a small additional charge.

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