Air Seychelles to operate weekly direct flights from Dubai to the Seychelles

WT Writer
Mar 9, 2021

 Direct flights will depart from Dubai World Central Airport (DWC) to the Seychelles between 27 March and 29 May 2021

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has introduced weekly direct flights from Dubai World Central Airport (DWC) to the Seychelles between 27 March and 29 May 2021..

The Indian ocean archipelago had previously announced that it will reopen for all international tourists from 25 March, by when 70% of its population is expected to have been vaccinated.  

The seasonal service will operate from the DWC Jetex Private Terminal. The flights, scheduled over a period of eight weeks, will depart Dubai every Saturday morning, arriving in the Seychelles around midday.

The return flights from Seychelles International Airport to DWC will operate on Friday afternoons, granting travellers a full seven days and six nights in the Seychelles. 

All travellers, regardless of vaccination status, must present a negative PCR test upon arrival, taken a maximum of 72 hours prior, as well as complete the mandatory Health Travel Authorization at seychelles.govtas.com before departure from Dubai.

Travellers will not be required to quarantine on arrival, but must follow the existing health regulations, including wearing face masks in public and social distancing.

The flights will be operated by the airline’s Airbus A320neo aircraft, featuring 12 Business Class and 156 Economy Class seats.

Aerial view of Seychelles beach
Seychelles