Air Vistara is a joint venture of Singapore International Airlines and the Tatas.
The airline has interline agreements with Air France, British Airways, Jet Airways, SilkAir, Air India and Singapore Airlines.
All three airlines are interline partners. So, the baggage policy of Most Significant Carrier will apply, which is SWISS in this case. So, excess baggage rules of SWISS will apply which is based on each leg but if the connecting flight is within 24 hrs of each other, then only 1 leg is counted. We suggest you speak to the airline in this respect for confirmation.
This will be better told by the airline office, as it depends on many factors. We suggest you check this with Vistara airlines.
Yes, it will accept the international allowance of baggage on its domestic route in India as ticket is same for both domestic and international leg of journey.
If immigration is to be completed at Delhi, which is most likely going to happen, you will have to recheck-in again.
Up to a max of 2 bags of 23 kg each would be allowed if Vistara flight is taken within 24 hrs on Premium Economy class.
If your flight is within 24 hours of arrival and your ticket is Economy Standard or Flexi, then 1 check in bag of 23 kg is free. If this is Economy Lite, then allowance is 1 check in bag of 15 kg only.
At the airport, you will have to pay Rs 500 per excess kg. However, if it is an Economy Lite ticket, then Rs 500 has to be paid to convert the ticket to standard one. The charges for pre-paid discounted excess baggage, which can be bought at least 6 hours before the scheduled departure time of flight is as per slab given in the content above. The charges are for max 17 kg slab= Rs 6500 and rest will have to be paid at airport rates.
Just to add one more point. You can pay for 1 check in bag of 23 kg in economy class cabin by paying Rs 8050.
This depends on what is you cabin class of travel. The baggage allowance is given in the content above.
Frequent flyer points based benefits of earning and redeeming points is limited to partnership of Vistara only with Kris FLyer and Silk Air for present. It does not extend to AA or BA.
If it is single ticket for Vistara and BA/AA flights then, you are allowed same baggage allowance as international one provided you travel within 30 days of international flight. If tickets are different, and you travel Vistara within 24 hrs of international flight, the higher allowance between domestic and international will be allowed. If you are travelling after 24 hours, then Vistara allowance would apply and you would be charged excess baggage fee.
No, this is not possible.
yes, you can carry 2 bags of 23 kg each in Vistara if you fly in Premium Economy class.
Up to 23 kg in check in baggage would be allowed in Vistara economy flight.
This is given in the content above. Please read through it.
You would be allowed a total of 23 kg check in baggage if international flight is within 6 hrs.
You will get the names of lounges to which you have access by seeking this information from city to city basis. Please note that this priviledge is available at select departure airports. Also, this is available only for the Gold members and not for other persons accompanying them. Also, lounge access at stopover will be provided only when the next flight is on Vistara.
Yes, this is now permitted.
Can you tell us the PNR no?
2 bags of 23 kg each are allowed in check in and 12 kg weight in cabin on Kenya Airways. But, from Mumbai to Delhi, allowance on Vistara is only 15 kg checkin and 7 kg cabin baggage. You will have to pay for carrying excess baggage to Vistara.
Air Vistara will by its own domestic allowance and you will have to pay for the excess baggage being carried.
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