We often see that every service including transportation has its special offer for senior citizens as a senior citizen concession. Although we are very much familiar with railways senior citizen travel concession, a few people aware of the airline’s offer for senior citizens. Yes, nowadays airlines also start offering special deals and discounts for 60 years and above aged people. There are several airlines which offer 5 to 50% off on their base fare for senior citizens.
We have done some research on it and found some amazing flight deals by various airlines for senior citizens.
Every senior citizen who is aged 60 years and above can get 50% discount of basic fare on select booking classes in Economy cabin in Air India. The offer is valid until 1 Year from date of issue. A Senior citizen of Indian Nationality, permanently residing in India to avail the offer. The ticket needs to be purchased 7 days before departure. People must have any valid Photo ID with date of birth e.g., Voter’s ID card, Passport, Driving license, senior citizens ID card issued by Air India etc. to get the discount.
SpiceJet is also providing a senior citizen scheme for above the age of 60 years. Senior citizens can get 6% discount on base fare only in booking flight tickets. The booking and travel period should be on or before 28th February 2019. The Scheme is valid for both one-way and round-trip domestic flight bookings. The bookings made under the Scheme are changeable and refundable but are NOT transferable. All passengers need to carry a valid ID Card indicating their date of birth and display it at the time of check-in at the airport. Keep in mind one thing that web Check-in is not available for bookings made under this Scheme. This senior citizen scheme cannot be clubbed with any other offers.
How To Avail The Offer
- Go to SpiceJet.com
- Select departure and arrival city
- Click the senior citizen box while searching flight
- Discount will be applied automatically
6% discount offer on base fare for senior citizens from Indigo airlines. The offer is valid till 31 December 2018. Indigo’s special offer is applicable for senior citizens above the age of 60 years. I order to avail the offer people just need to book the tickets through Indigo’s official website. Offer is applicable for both one way and roundtrip domestic bookings. Passengers must carry a valid photo ID with date of birth and display it at the time of check-in at the airport.
To Book Tickets
- Visit Indigo website
- Enter your departure and arrival city
- Select 6E senior citizen box
- The offer will be applied automatically during booking tickets
Qatar Airways is providing offer up to 15% off* on Business Class fares and up to 10% off* on Economy Class fares to passengers. The offer is applicable for those who have attained the age of 65 years on the date of booking. You can book the tickets before 31st March 2019 through Qatar Airways official page. Travel validity is until 30th June 2019.
Vistara Senior Citizen Discount
You can also get senior citizen scheme in flights booking by Vistara. This airline offers an opportunity to get up to 10% off on the base fare in Economy Class ticket booking. The offer is valid only on domestic flight bookings. Free check-in baggage allowance of 15kg in Economy Standard and 20kg in Economy Flexi, with 7 kg as Hand baggage allowance is applicable. Blackout dates are applicable between 21st to 23rd October, 1st to 12th November and 14th December to 7th January’19. It is mandatory to carry a valid Government ID with proof of age of the passenger.