Mombasa-Eldoret, Kisumu direct flights: Low-cost carrier Jambojet has begun direct flights between Mombasa and Kisumu and Mombasa and Eldoret. This follows approval by Kenya Civil Aviation Authority and this will come as a relief to customers plying the route.
Already the regional carrier has opened ticket bookings on the two routes. The first flight is scheduled for 2nd October 2020 with an introductory air ticket fee of Ksh. 8900.00 on way for each of the routes.
Speaking to the Media, Titus Oboogi, Head of Sales & Marketing, Jambojet said, “Customer satisfaction is at the core of our business. We continuously listen to our customers’ needs and are happy that we can now connect the Western region to the Coastal region with the introduction of these direct flights.”
The airline said that it would operate on the two routes on Fridays and Sundays. The direct flights will depart Mombasa at 1315hrs and arriving at 1505hrs and 1555hrs in Eldoret and Kisumu respectively. The return flight will then leave Kisumu at 1615hrs and Eldoret at 1525hrs, with both flight expected to arrive in Mombasa at 1805hrs.
Jambojet begun flight on 15th July 2020 to Malindi, Ukunda, Mombasa, Kisumu, and Eldoret from its hub in Nairobi, after the COVID-19 restrictions were lifted after putting in the necessary safety measures introduced by the government.
Today boast flight over 3.5 million passengers to its destinations since its inception in 2014. Customers who which to flight on these routes can book there tickets on all existing distribution channels including its website , the Progressive Web App, sales offices, call centers and travel agents.