New international flight from Kazan: Georgian Airways launched regular passenger operations to Tbilisi
On 26th of March, new partner of Kazan international airport, Georgian Airways, commenced regular passenger operations on the route Tbilisi – Kazan – Tbilisi.
The first flight was welcomed in a festive atmosphere. Georgian cuisine dishes and drinks were offered to the orchestral accompaniment for departing passengers and those accompanying them. The first arriving tourists from Tbilisi were greeted with Georgian dances and memorable gifts.
Robert Oganesyan, Deputy Director General of Georgian Airways arrived with the the first flight and was welcomed by Andrey Egorov, Deputy Minister of Transport and Road of the Republic of Tatarstan. During the event officials pointed out the significance of these flights for the Republic of Tatarstan and Georgia, and undeniable demand of the destination among passengers. Given initiation of the regular flights, Tbilisi will become more accessible and attractive both for businesspersons and for tourists from Tatarstan and closest regions.
New route schedule was made to satisfy needs of businesspersons as well as tourists. Arrival and departure time allows both target groups to combine perfectly staying in Tbilisi and other interesting sites in Georgia, use herewith arrival and departure days to Kazan to the full extent.
Speakers made specific mention of 100% load on departing flight to Georgia.
Departures are performed on Mondays and Fridays on Embraer 190 airliners with the capacity of 97 seats according to the following schedule:
• departure of airliner from Tbilisi at 01:30 a.m. with arrival to Kazan at 03:10 a.m.;
• departure from Kazan to Tbilisi at 04:10 a.m. with arrival to destination airport at 07:40 a.m.
Local time is indicated for each airport. There may be changes in the schedule. We remind our passengers that the time in Georgia is one hour ahead of Moscow time. Travel time is two and a half hours.
The flights performance according to the schedule is planned until the end of summer navigation season 2018 (the end of October).
Air tickets cost for round trip will start at 195 EURO.
You can find out more about availability of seats, full cost of air tickets and book the flight on (https://www.georgian-airways.com/ru/) website, and at other air tickets sales offices, or use 'Buy a ticket' service on the website of Kazan international airport (http://www.kazan.aero/for-passengers-and-guests/ticketing/).
Kazan international airport expresses special gratitude to Genatsvale Georgian restaurant and Khinkalnaya Georgian restaurant chain for assistance in the event arrangement.