Vienna - Colombo with Austrian Airlines, from October 27, 2015
Austrian Airlines started a rebranding process under the name "myAustrian". He presented a new livery and announced the new development strategy. This includes new tariff plans for Economy Class and the extension of the operational network to tourist destinations.
In addition to flights to Mauritius and Miami (16 October 2015), Austrian Airlines has announced it will fly to Colombo, Sri Lankain October 27 2015. The route will be honored with a weekly flight, every Tuesday. This is the next destination in Asia, after: Delhi, Bangkok, Maldives, Beijing and Tokyo. And it will be the 3 destination in the Indian Ocean after Maldives and Mauritius. These holiday destinations are highly sought after in the winter months.
On the route Vienna - Colombo, Austrian Airlines will fly with one Boeing 767-300. The distance between the two cities is approximately 7450 km, and the flight duration will be 9 hours and 10 minutes. From the information provided by Austrian Airlines, it seems that the route will be seasonal, operated only in the winter season, and the prices start from 679 EURO.
Vienna - Colombo - Vienna flight schedule:
OS 47: Vienna 17:45 - 07:25 + 1 Colombo Tuesday
OS 48: Colombo 10:05 - 16:00 Vienna on Wednesday