Airways Improve Fares As Home Flights Resume Wednesday
There was an amazing improve within the airfares as airways put together to renew operations Wednesday after it was shutdown because of the coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world.
The Federal Authorities had directed the resumption of home flights on July eighth after the March 30th lockdown of the airways.
Checks by The Punch revealed that the airways raised their fares in all class of tickets for one-hour flights from Lagos to Abuja.
Whereas flights for Dana Air on Economic system Low cost offered for N33,000 for a a technique Lagos to Abuja flight, the Economic system Versatile plan offered for N70,500.
Air Peace for its Economic system-Flexi Home plan offered for N33,001 for a a technique Lagos-Abuja journey whereas its enterprise class ticket offered for N80,000.
Azman had financial system tickets offered for N33,000 whereas enterprise class offered for N60,000 for a similar 1hour, 15 minutes’ journey.
Arik Air’s Economic system plan was the bottom with N29,189 for financial system and 71,532 for enterprise class flights for a one-way Lagos to Abuja journey. One of many enterprise class one-way journeys offered for N126,199 for a visit slated for four pm.
Earlier than the lockdown, financial system tickets might go for as little as N15,000 and as excessive as N40,000 for one-hour flight.