Popular e-commerce platform Flipkart will now let users book flight tickets through its platform, it was reported, allowing people to book tickets for both domestic and international flights using the platform. Additionally, Flipkart is also offering lucrative discounts and offers for first-time users, allowing Flipkart to become a better and cheaper alternative for flight bookings.
One can either download the travel app of Flipkart or simply visit the website www.flipkart.com/travel/flights. It contains a simple, interactive, and easy-to-use interface. Once in the site, one needs to enter the “From” city and “To city” and select the class and dates. Users can select different times and prices of the flights as per their needs.
Their tickets are affordable and cheaper on their websites as compared to other travel websites, Flipkart has claimed. The description on the site reads “You can do your flight ticket booking on Flipkart at surprisingly affordable prices. You can get your tickets for domestic flights and international flights at prices that are amazingly cheap and pocket-friendly. Hence, you won't have to worry about not being able to visit your desired destination due to financial reasons. Also, you won't have to call anyone and take help to go ahead with the ticket booking process. The site has an easy-to-use interface. So you can navigate your way through it, and by the time you are done with your booking, you will move a day closer to your travel date. You can open the site and check the plane ticket prices for the domestic or international destinations that you want to visit.”
Just below the booking platforms links have been provided to state-wise advisory for passengers, guidelines for safe travel, and safety measures against COVID-19 during travel. Users can read them all before booking a flight ticket.
Flipkart is also providing a variety of offers to users, including buying tickets on EMI, which would let users pay only 10 percent of the amount and pay the remaining account through EMI. Flipkart SuperCoins are also available for users to avail discounts while booking tickets.
Additionally, Flipkart has also shared coupons for users while booking tickets, which will avail lucrative discounts. There is a 10 percent discount for first-time users if they use the code FKNEW10. For domestic flights, it would provide discounts up to Rs 2500 using code FKDOM. For round trip bookings, Flipkart is offering a flat discount of Rs 600 if one will use coupon RNDTRP. There is also an additional discount of Rs 750 for all flight bookings for the use of the code FLYTWO.