UK announces more flights to bring stranded Brits home from India

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office has announced 5 further flights to bring stranded British travellers home from India.

Once these flights are completed, over 16,500 travellers will have been brought back from India on 64 special flights chartered by the government.

Details of the flights are as follows:

  • Amritsar to London Heathrow: 12, 13, 14 and 15 May
  • Ahmedabad to London Heathrow: 13 May

As with the last round of flights, seats on the planes will be allocated to those who have already registered on the government’s online booking portal, Corporate Travel Management (CTM).

Staff at the British High Commission in India will continue to provide assistance to those waiting to return to the UK.