In addition to Mauritius and Miami, Austrian Airlines is adding a further new destination to its network. Starting on October 27, 2015, Austrian Airlines will offer flights once a week to Colombo, the capital city of Sri Lanka, namely on Tuesdays. This represents a further destination in Asia next to Delhi, Bangkok, Maldives, Peking and Tokyo.
Austrian Airlines will operate a Boeing 767 for its flight service to Colombo, a distance of about 7,450 kilometers. The flight from Vienna to Colombo will take about 9 hours and 10 minutes.
Due to the extensive demand, Austrian Airlines will add a second weekly flight to Mauritius in the period December 19, 2015 to February 27, 2015. The second weekly flight will be operated every Saturday to the sunny island of Mauritius and back to Vienna on Sundays. The flight from Vienna to Mauritius takes approximately 10 hours and 40 minutes for the distance of about 8,630 kilometers.