Etihad offers Edufly package for Indian students going abroad
Mumbai: United Arab Emirates based luxury airline services company Etihad Airways today announced a special package ‘Edufly’ for Indian students, who were planning to travel abroad for higher studies.
The Edufly program, which will run from 1 June to 30 September 2014. This is to coincide with the start of the academic year, will be available for students travelling from Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore and Kochi. The program is applicable to destinations like US and Europe including Washington, New York, Chicago, London, Frankfurt, Paris, Moscow and Athens.
Under the EduFly program, students will receive an extra 10 kg baggage allowance when traveling to the UK and Europe, and one additional piece of luggage (weighing no more than 23 kgs) when travelling to the US.
The program will also offer a host of other exciting benefits from partners including Matrix International and Axis bank.
Matrix International will offer free 1 GB data for the first month for students in the UK, 50 per cent discount on the first month of rental when purchasing a student connection in the US and 250 Rupees worth of free talk-time for students buying a Matrix global card in Russia.
Meanwhile Axis Bank will offer preferential exchange rates and will waiver issuance fees on all Axis Bank Travel Currency Cards issued to students.
Source: Etihad Press Release.