April 30, 2017: Himalaya Airlines has started its direct Kathmandu-Dubai-Kathmandu flights from April 28. Dubai is its new flight destination after scheduled flights in destinations such as Doha, Kuala Lumpur and Yangon.
One of the three airbuses A 320-214 will fly through the new route. The airbus has eight business class and 150 economy class seats.
Flight number H9 557 will depart from Kathmandu (TIA) at 10:40 am and touchdown in Dubai (Dubai International Airport, DBX) at 1:25 pm. Similarly, flight number H9 558 will depart from Dubai at 2:25 pm and arrive in Kathmandu at 8:20 pm.
The company has set starting ticket price at Rs 24,827 for round trip of Kathmandu-Dubai-Kathmandu and 350 AED for Dubai-Kathmandu-Dubai.