Last minute update for Diwali flying!

I am assuming a lot of the readers based in India are going to be criss-crossing the country over the next days to be with your family and friends for the festivities. Airfares are soaring, the airports are more like dignified waiting rooms but flying across is still the quickest way to make it.

In case you are having a last minute change of plans or change of heart, here is a quick roundup of all the promos still running for you to be able to save some money on flying:

  • Jet Airways: ‘Celebration Fares’ from Jet Airways are offering a 10% off on Base Fares + Fuel Surcharge for Roundtrip bookings and INR 200 for oneway bookings on Jet Airways, Jet Airways Konnect and Jet Lite flights for bookings till 31st October 2011 on Valid for Business and Economy seats. Check this post for more details.
  • Kingfisher: ‘Diwali Offer’ has 10% off on Base Fares + Fuel Surcharge for tickets booked on No End date specified as of now.
  • GoIbibo: Use the coupon code ‘FLYDIWALI’ and save INR 500 on a roundtrip booking, or INR 250 on a oneway booking for Indian domestic travel for bookings till 31st October 2011.
  • Cleartrip: Get upto INR 500 off for booking a domestic round trip, using your MasterCard/Maestro Debit Card. Valid till 31st October 2011.
  • Ezeego1: Get 50% Cashback on the base fare of domestic air tickets booked using promocode ‘RATYNFINE’. Valid till 31st October 2011. Cashback will be processed within 7 working days.

These are some of the offers I am in the know of and utilized over the past few days. In case you have more offers which are not covered here, drop me an email or leave a comment and I will update the post accordingly.

Wishes for a Happy Diwali and a great festive season!

About Ajay Awtaney

Ajay is a financial services pro, working to bring order to the chaos of the financial industry on an everyday basis! Beyond that, he dons the hat of India's favourite frequent traveller, trying to help people elevate their travel experience via tips and tricks they never knew before, or introduce them to the world of miles and points. Armed with an MBA from MDI Gurgaon and graduate degree in computer science from the University of Delhi, Ajay brings a systematic and objective approach on the table for his audience in dissecting travel and loyalty programs in India and around the world, and how to benefit from them. Ajay has been quoted in various reputed traditional and online media including The Hindustan Times, Inside Flyer, Bloomberg, DNA India, Conde Nast Traveller, The Telegraph, Mumbai Mirror, Mint, MoneyLife and The USA Today.

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