“The charges for the extra seat will be effective up to 25 percent of the original booking cost. This offer is effective travel starting July 24, 2020,” IndiGo said in a statement.

Keeping in idea extra safety of passengers amid the coronavirus pandemic, domestic airline IndiGo on Friday launched a scheme that lets in them to e-book two seats for a single person. “The prices for the greater seat will be effective up to 25 percent of the original reserving cost. This provides is a high-quality tour starting July 24, 2020,” the airline said in a statement.

The less costly provider said the “6E double seat” scheme will now not be available through journey portals, IndiGo name centers, or airport counters. “Customers will be capable to choose for 6E double seat only at the time of booking advent on IndiGo’s website, which will be on hand for each passenger as properly as the travel agents. The 6E double seat option will now not be handy thru tour portals, IndiGo call center, airport counters, or after making the original single-seat booking,” the assertion added.

IndiGo additionally stated that the 6E double Seat Scheme will now not attract any airport charges like PSF, UDF, and will solely have airline aspects and GST, subsequently will be priced at a decrease rate than the total fare paid for the unique booking. It additionally introduced that the prices on seat selection under this scheme will be relevant for each seat and it will be an obligatory decision requirement at the time of booking.

The airline also said that more baggage won’t be allowed with the more seat. “Regular exchange and cancellation costs based on the type of fare bought will be relevant on the greater seat. The greater seat booking will not be entitled to additional baggage allowance for customers,” the assertion read.
IndiGo’s Chief Strategy & Revenue Officer Sanjay Kumar said, “Even although air tour is the safest mode of travel at this point, we apprehend the customers’ emotional want for safety. We had been receiving such requests and are joyful to introduce the choice to book two seats for a single passenger to ensure extra safety. 6E double seat will furnish a stress-free flying trip to our customers. We are continuously working towards measures and services to reinforce air tours as the most secure preference for travelers. We are confident that this option will decorate passenger alleviation and trust, augmenting the average demand for air travel”.