About Air India Express

Focusing on one goal is always the shortest route to success. That is what Air India strives to achieve by establishing Air India Express, the India's first international airline that offers budget travel along with excellent service, as a response to the widespread prevalence of LCCs regionally and worldwide.

Air India Express has the mission to provide convenient connectivity in the short-haul international flights at the most affordable prices to passengers. It began its operations on 29 April 2005, with its headquarters being based in Kochi.

Currently, the airline runs around 596 flights weekly, covering 15 international destinations from 15 Indian cities. With Air India Express, the travelers can pre-book his seat through the official website or an authorized travel agency, like asfartrip.

Baggage information

Air India Express Baggage Information

Carry-on Baggage

Each passenger is allowed to bring on board one item of baggage with maximum weight limit of 7 kg and in case the hand baggage exceeds the stated limit, it will have to be checked in.

Checked Baggage

Infants are eligible to bring baggage items of maximum weight limit up to 10 kg free of charge, not exceeding the following dimensions: 158 cm for each item of the baggage.

The free allowance of baggage for all passengers is determined according to various elements, such as the type of the guest (adult, child, or infant), country of origin, booking period, and more. Thus to know your free baggage allowance, check your e-ticket.

Online Check-in

Air India Express Online Check-in

The online check-in is currently not available in Air India Express, noting that check-in counters close 60 minutes prior to flight departure. However, you can pre-book your seat online via the official website of the airline

The Facilities Offered to all the Classes

  • Reserving the seat in advance
  • Pre-set free standardized meals in addition to soft beverages
  • Limited onboard entertainment facilities

Popular Routes Air India Express