Africa’s low budget airline Fastjet has added a new Bulawayo to Johannesburg route to its destinations starting on December 5 2019.
In a statement posted on their website this morning the airline said; “Fastjet Zimbabwe will begin flying the new route on 5 December 2019 with 22 scheduled flights per week, including double-daily frequencies Monday to Friday and with a single flight operation on Sunday.”
Fastjet Zimbabwe’s Chief Executive Office, Joao Sousa said “It’s great that we can make a seamless journey a reality for our loyal customers supporting new business, trade and leisure opportunities between the two countries.”
The C.E.O also added that Fastjet is excited to announce the first of a number of new routes approved by the regulators for the Zimbabwe network and the airline is committed to working in ensuring the success of the new route.
Fastjet will fly from Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo, International airport located 25km outside Bulawayo, to OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg, where travellers may connect to multiple global destinations on the services of ticketing airline partners Qatar Airways, Emirates Airline or an airline of choice.
The new route schedule will increase fastjet daily flights across the network to 114 flights per week.
According to the statement bookings for the new route are now open to secure.