Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from California to Lucknow
|March||Best time to beat the crowds with an average 4% drop in price.|
|June||Most popular time to fly with an average 10% increase in price.|
Average price round-trip
|$1,181||(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)|
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "Crew OK. Non functional remotes, usb ports...Outdated entertainmennt content...below average catering needs.....even hot towelrolls were not provided. I flew Singapore Airlines and Emirates....excellent passenger care. Air India operating an international route should choose better craft and services ....imperative"
Cons: "How about rendering the airline private, perhaps then, to survive, they would improve services. Now they are over-indulged public sector"
Cons: "The runway lights at lucknow airport caused the plane to turnaround"
Pros: "Boarding was a mess. Stood in line for over 90 mins. They don’t have Airport checkin kiosks. Flight delayed over 2hours without information to the passengers! Seats are beat up. Lavatories dirty within 3 hours of flying, and this was an 18hour non stop!"
Cons: "Please don’t book Air India"
Pros: "Boarding was quick and easy, wasn't a rush. Lots of empty seats."
Cons: "Plane felt old and dirty. Everything was gross and/or broken. Screens didn't work for many people, headphone ports were damaged. Even things like the handle on the doorknob, during the course of the flight, became bent and broken, as if somebody didn't know how to use it and manhandled it instead."
Pros: "leg space"
Cons: "entertainment system, punctuality of flight"
Pros: "Food and service was good"
Cons: "Entertainment must be improved besides seat and washroom upkeep"
Pros: "Passengers were so cool. I mean indian passengers were so warm and cool"
Cons: "Entertainment was old and broken. Could have been updated to latest."
Pros: "Short flight time"
Cons: "Better food. Serve fresh fruits as snack. Have more snacks. Dinner and lunch was too little and limited. Bath room was not cleaned. No toilet tissues. Crew gather in the back and talking to each other. No good service from them."
Cons: "Consol provided with my seat 18C on 30th November 18 and 18 d on 6th Feb 19 I.e more than 2 months was no operational . Due to this no entertainment facilities was available during my to and fro journey. Such inefficiency is not tolerable. Pl take note of this."
Cons: "Entertainment system was not working at all."
Cons: "No wifi"
Cons: "chairs too bad...entertainment and displays too bad"
Cons: "The flight had technical issues and we were in the plane for 2.5hrs and suffocating. The pilot didn’t have the courtesy to give updates. The in flight entertainment systems didn’t work and the overall experience was bad"
Pros: "Shorter duration and prompt departure/arrival"
Cons: "Outdated aircraft and lax crew."
Pros: "The fact that we landdd from San Francisco to Delhi in 15 hours was the best part of the travel."
Cons: "Poor entertainment equipment, unhelpful crew, average food and overall unclean flight. These have become trademarks of Air India."
Cons: "I am 60 years old and specially requested for wheelchair, but to my surprise airline said no wheelchair has been booked for you. It turned out to be the worst flight"
Cons: "I paid fee for preferred seating but airline did not allott the seating that I selected."
Pros: "on time, great food!"
Cons: "most of the entertainment systems were very slow and headphones not working"
Pros: "I was happy about the flight was on time, my luggage was safe n secured ,"
Cons: "Overall experience was good but the aircraft condition was old. Some of the facility were not working properly like TV remote. Food was also okay."
Pros: "No turbulence. Great flying experience."
Cons: "I disliked nothing."
Pros: "Very short flight. Easy transfer in Delhi...Immigration and customs done in chennai"
Cons: "Old aircraft used...This route might be served best with newer aircraft"
Pros: "Spacious seats, short duration."
Cons: "Food can be better."
Pros: "Inflight crew were great, good food and entertainment"
Cons: "Ground staff, inflight crew no one well informed of procedures. Customer service is abysmal."
Pros: "Fastest service between SFO and Delhi. Couldn't expect anything more! Awesome job Air India"
Cons: "Maybe food?"
Pros: "Food and service was good."
Cons: "Entertainment system was not good."
Pros: "Late night flight, biz class is comfortable. Food is underwhelming, but time advantage supeceedes minor negatives."
Cons: "Food is underwhelming."
Cons: "Old plane, dirty toilets, not working properly, The entertainment was not working throughout the flight to India, and the staff couldn’t fix it. I will not travel again by Air India"
Pros: "All good"
Pros: "I found the movie selections to be average in all genres. Although i am a person of Indian origin but i saw okay collection in all genres. I would rate it 3 out of 5. They could do better in some regional movies like Bengali and Punjabi and add some latest hollywood movies around 6 months to 1 yr old. Latest hindi movie selection was Good."
Cons: "The screen quality was very very bad. Neither the touchscreen nor the remote worked. I literally had to pound on the screen to make a selection rather than a gentle touch. The crew tried fixing by resetting it from some control they had but didn’t work. I somehow managed to play a movie by pounding on screen since I had nothing to do on a 16 hr flight from SFO to Delhi. I am a very frequent international traveler and have never seen a similar problem or issue with any other airline."
Cons: "Would like better food choices for vegetarian. It was mostly rice for all the meals, which is not so good for people with diabetes."
Pros: "That it was a direct flight"
Cons: "Food was terrible"
Pros: "Flight was maintained okay On time Departure and Arrival"
Cons: "seats are not clean. food choices are not good toilets are not working properly amenities were not refilled on time crew service wasn't up to mark Audio on entertainment systems wasn't working all the flight really old Boeing flight"
Cons: "Checkin counter queue to get boarding passes was too long. Queue management was poor. Many staff members walking around doing nothing to help waiting customers. Chit-chatting with each other and laughing around while customers are waiting to get service."
Pros: "Travel schedule & landing before time."
Pros: "I really liked the spacious seat"
Cons: "they are not serving water or any drinks other than during meal times, i have to go and ask for water eveytime. its good if they can sever water in between that may every 2 hours"
Pros: "Food, plenty"
Cons: "No entertainment at all"
Pros: "flight was on time"
Cons: "I wish its crew members would get an opportunity to travel by other airlines international flight to learn or at least to understand what is hospitality means to them. Infotainment in the flight were limited and you should be lucky enough to get a working one."
Cons: "there is no respect to customers."
Pros: "Smiling and helpful crew Better "airline" food So nice to fly direct without stops Good price for business class!"
Cons: "Business class seats little cramped (2+3+2 v/s 1+2+1 in other airlines)"
Pros: "Good food, smooth flight, great movies/shows and only 13-hours!"
Pros: "Enough legroom, decent food, .."
Cons: "No bread, too long of break between meals/snack; no announcement for food left for self-service between meals, if any."
Pros: "Air India did an excellent job and made the flight comfortable."
Cons: "always late, never on time!!not sufficient snacks. no food when we had a delay, not even water! very very limited space between seats. tv not working half the time. Overall experience not good!!!"
Cons: "SEAT WAS NOT COMFORTABLE AND THE IN FLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT TV SCREEN DINT WORK PROPERLY"
Pros: "Excellent indian food and indian entertainment. Timely and smooth."
Cons: "Customer service didn't even try and refund even the taxes"
Pros: "saves time"
Cons: "Hygiene and cleanliness Food & Bev service"
Airlines flying from California to Lucknow have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from California to Lucknow
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from California to Lucknow
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from California to Lucknow
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