Air Seychelles is the national carrier of the exotic archipelago offering an inter-island domestic service as well as international flights. Based at Seychelles International Airport the airline is owned and run by the Seychelles government.
Founded in the 1970’s Air Seychelles has grown from a small charter company into a respected national airline carrying 60% of all tourists to the region. Cheap flights are available to destinations across Africa, Asia and Europe. UK passengers can fly to the Seychelles from London Gatwick and London Heathrow Airport and enjoy a relaxing holiday on the world’s most idyllic beaches. Flights from Air Seychelles are particularly popular with tourists looking for a retreat.
The airline provides two classes onboard, standard Economy and Pearl Class. Upgrade to enjoy luxurious features including fine wines, liqueurs and traditional Creole cuisine.
Air Seychelles passengers are requested to check in at least three hours prior to departure. Strict scheduling means that failure to comply can result in denied boarding.
Domestic flights throughout the Seychelles permit one item of hold luggage at 15kg. International Economy passengers can check in 23kg and Pearl Class ticket holders are allocated 30kg. Economy passengers can carry on one item of hand luggage at 7kg and 10kg for Pearl Class.
The seat pitch on an Air Seychelles flight is 30 to 33.2 inches in Economy Class. Pearl Class passengers can enjoy a spacious seat pitch of 58 inches.
Frequent Flyer Programme
Seychelles Plus is the frequent flyer programme offered by Air Seychelles. It rewards the most loyal customers with points to spend on upgrades and excess baggage. Check Air Seychelles information for membership details.
Air Seychelles provide its Pearl Class passengers with an exclusive lounge located at Mahé International airport. Le Salon Vallée De Mai as it is named offers a hand luggage storage area, cafeteria with buffet style food, wireless internet access and a bathroom to freshen up before the journey.