Bargain Fares

Oct 12 (LBO) – Dubai based Emirates Airlines is offering a bargain single fare for Sri Lankan leisure seekers and businessmen flying to Europe this winter season.

Travelers flying from Colombo to 20 destinations in Europe can buy a four month, economy class return ticket for 50,000 rupees (500 dollars), excluding taxes and fuel surcharges, the airline said in a statement Thursday.

Destinations covered by the single fare are London (Heathrow and Gatwick), Manchester, Birmingham and Glasgow in the UK, Athens, Casablanca, Istanbul, Malta, Larnaca, Moscow and Frankfurt, Düsseldorf, Munich, Hamburg, Milan, Paris, Rome, Nice, Zurich and Vienna in continental Europe.

The offer is valid until November 30, with reservations and ticketing to be completed by October 31.

Emirates is also offering a Business Class return ticket to any one of eight destinations Zurich, Vienna, Rome, Moscow, Milan, Malta, Larnaca, and Casablanca for 172,000 rupees (1720 dollars), as part of the special offer.