Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from New York to Lucknow
India has restricted entry to most foreign travelers until at least February 28. However, certain eligible foreign nationals are able to travel to India via Vande Bharat flights or third country flights.
Until 28 February, travelers who are arriving from or have transited through the UK must be traveling on a direct flight from the UK to India.
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Travelers must have a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure.
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There are currently 196 active cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in IN and 2 deaths as of Apr 7 2021
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There are no direct flights for this route listed on KAYAK, the shortest multi-flight duration is 21h 55m.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets were found on Air India ($542) and Multiple Airlines ($583), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on Multiple Airlines ($641) and Air India ($822).
From New York to Lucknow, Thursday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Tuesday is the most expensive. Flying from Lucknow back to New York , the best deals are generally found on Tuesday, with Sunday being the most expensive.
When flying out of New York you will be using one of these airports: New York LaGuardia, Newark or New York John F Kennedy Intl. You will be landing at Lucknow Amausi, also known as Lucknow Airport.
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Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Lucknow with an airline and back to New York with another airline.
Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Lucknow from New York up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.
Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Cons: "Breakfast for economy:))"
Pros: "Minimal amount of announcements"
Cons: "Seat was uncomfortable and toilets were in need of cleaning."
Pros: "I know how everything works with United Airlines."
Cons: "Free Wi-Fi for everyone!"
Cons: "We sat on tarmac for two hours after the scheduled take off and weren’t even offered a glass of water..."
Cons: "More legroom."
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "H m"
Pros: "i asked for a glass of water and the answer was you had one already hahahahahaha"
Pros: "Excellent customer service! Both customer care clients were extremely helpful"
Pros: "Smoothie landing"
Cons: "Only one snack"
Cons: "WiFi wouldn’t process and no outlet’s for power. These work as standard on delta or JetBlue"
Pros: "Bathroom was clean and nice"
Cons: "I farted on the plane"
Pros: "Nothing really"
Cons: "They are stingy with drinks and snacks (no individual water bottles), boarding process is chaotic, WiFi is terrible (but free)"
Cons: "Under staffed. After a long friday in New York I was looking forward to a glass of wine. You would think 2.5 hr flights could handle serving everyone drinks."
Cons: "The seat cushion of 21A seems tilted forward. Please fix it."
Cons: "If you don't check luggage you can't pre-print your boarding pass or pick your seat, which adds a few minutes at the airport."
Pros: "Great rate easy to book & accurate"
Pros: "Service was outstanding"
Cons: "It was after 10p. The lights were going on and off for beverage services and garage pick up. The lights were the stewards were were on, either for them or for people going back and forth to the bathroom ."
Cons: "The fact that I wasn't able to sit with my travel partner"
Cons: "Can't think of i enjoy it"
Pros: "They got me out early, before expected storm."
Pros: "On schedule"
Cons: "My luggage lock was broken."
Pros: "Not much, except maybe the price."
Cons: "Rude ground staff (air staff were nice). Several delays and not organized at all."
Cons: "Tickets oversold i almost got to wait till morning 10am"
Pros: "The service was fantastic."
Cons: "I was delayed and missed my connecting and then was not helped in Denver."
Pros: "Very nice experience"
Cons: "Both flights were delayed /"
Cons: "All of it. EVERY SINGLE BIT..."
Cons: "Wine not good for price. Has to check carry-on bag."
Pros: "The coffee and waffle snack."
Cons: "The 40 minute delay."
Pros: "All was good"
Cons: "Have to pay for tv. And headsets aren't loud enough to hear tv"
Pros: "Everything. We were held up in traffic and United was so accommodating. We were in awe"
Cons: "We had a Turblance in Chicago !!"
Pros: "This airline is better than most of the others."
Cons: "Boarded, then sat on runway for about 50 minutes"
Pros: "All was well"
Cons: "I had no real complaints"
Pros: "Everything was great! I was happy to find such a great deal last minute."
Pros: "arrived on time despite delayed departure"
Cons: "1 of the worst landing I have ever experienced."
Pros: "Easy fast friendly!"
Cons: "That it wasnt free :)"
Pros: "I liked that 1 out of our four flights had more room & personal tvs."
Cons: "I did not like the fact that out of our four flights three were not too comfortable... & no tvs on three out of four"
Pros: "smooth sailing the staff was pretty good"
Cons: "Food and Seats"
Cons: "The crew is not organised and not giving good hospitality and especially they are unaware of food what they are distributing"
Pros: "The seat could have been bit more spacious. The ground staff at New York were not cooperative."
Cons: "In flight crew needs to learn some manner not all but few crews were rude."
Cons: "If it’s on time!!!"
Cons: "They had not reserved my vegetarian meal and crew was very rude about not being able to serve my meal. Prabir"
Pros: "The food was good"
Cons: "Condition of the aero plane. The maintenance could have been better"
Cons: "The audio jack/port of my seat wasn’t working for the entire duration of the flight ; the food was not good; uncomfortable seating plus they didn’t inform me to check out my luggage at New Delhi and check them back in for Kolkata after clearing customs; this made me miss my baggage"
Cons: "The food was ok"
Pros: "Overall service"
Cons: "Nothing much"
Cons: "Though it was crowded but passengers were not courteaous to each other. As soon as flight landed everyone were rushing to get out without caring of others"
Cons: "I saw the staff members bickering while standing in line for the bathroom and seemed bothered that I was there. They seemed more interested in staying on task than being polite or courteous, which seems a bit of an oxymoron."
Pros: "Direct flight"
Cons: "Really cramped seating, very little legroom. Most ic-country flights within India were more spacious."
Pros: "All good"
Pros: "Only food"
Cons: "Every aspet"
Pros: "Timeing is perfect col"
Cons: "My travel agent in India emphatically said that we did not require visas. We did not find out otherwise until we were at the gate in New York."
Cons: "Air India cancelled my trip without any recourse or help re-booking. I had to take a flight at a later date and re-book before the refund was even issued."
Pros: "My flight was canceled it sure why Kayak is sending me these questions to review my flight when it was canceled three weeks ago"
Cons: "See abive"
Cons: "Terribly rude staff, on top of most basic things (such as light, tv/media, etc) not working on the plane. Air India ground staff at JFK is truly unprofessional."
Pros: "The flight attendants were nice"
Cons: "The TVs didn’t work for the length of the flight"
Pros: "No socks or toothpaste or brush."
Pros: "nothing to give applauds for."
Cons: "-Flight was delayed by over 3 hrs at JFK airport - aircraft was dirty - Flight attendants did not let any one use the restrooms during the period the flight was waiting to take off for the three hour duration. - no beverages were served during the wait period as a courtesy gesture."
Pros: "Flight on time, good meals"
Pros: "I paid $ 100 for extra lag room seat there is tv no music broken seat I am very upset and didn’t do anything 17 D"
Pros: "Boarding was efficient. Crew was trying to be helpful."
Cons: "Entertainment wasnt working on my seat. That is unacceptable for a 13 hour flight. The crew did not offer any solution or attempt to make the situation better"
Pros: "I was sitting in economy class in a middle seat... it was a comfortable seat and the flight left and arrived on time"
Cons: "The flight crew did not have water to serve after the initial small bottle that each guest received in their seat pocket"
Cons: "It got canceled"
Pros: "The staff was quite nice and polite."
Cons: "Many of their TV units or the entertainment system in them were out of order which made it really difficult for passengers to pass time in long International flights."
Pros: "On time travel."
Cons: "Hygiene condition of aircraft."
Cons: "Crew shuts off Two restrooms for there use only by posting sign of "Under Maintenance". These are specially one of the rear restrooms. There are only 6 restrooms in the plane, out of which crew of 5 takes one rest room for them selves. You may divide 200 passengers for 4 Restrooms."
Pros: "There was nothing that I really liked. Either it was okay or poor"
Cons: "1. Toilets - poorly maintained 2. Food - Bad taste and bad choice of menu 3. Poor entertainment - the screens did not function properly 4. Crew- the crew did not come to resolve the issues of poor screens 5. No Wifi 6. Overall cleanliness - poor Air India, You got lots to work on!"
Cons: "I book my flight online and i pay extra for my sit but still air india change my sit it was uncomfortable for me because i have baby and it was hard i pay extra for my sit so i can fly comfortable but air india do not care about that"
Cons: "Video screen was not working."
Pros: "the courtesy of check in personal"
Pros: "Safely arrived ,Air hostess were good when needed help, direct flight to delhi"
Cons: "Food was substituted as they ran out of vegetarian food"
Cons: "the TV was out of order"
Pros: "A lady staff (in JFK airport) helped me and my wife sit together although we had different seating rows"
Cons: "Non functioning video screens and audio jacks, they were out of food (poorly managed count of veg/non-vegetarian passengers) requested us by adjusting to eat only curry without rice or roti. This happed both for dinner and breakfast. Flight Attendants served only one drink per person and were rude when asked for one additional drink. The connecting flight was 2 hr delayed in delhi, whereas i booked shortest duration flight to Hyderabad paying $150/ ticket due to family emergency but not worth as i was 3 hours delayed overall."
Cons: "the seat covers are not clean. plus the blankets that are offered have stains. the remotes for television are almost broken. the button used for chair reclining do not work properly and needs to be pushed so hard that it keeps disturbing the passenger in the next seat."
Cons: "uncomfortable seats, I paid extra for an aisle seat on line but was assigned a middle seat by the airline on check-in"
Pros: "Given the price at which i booked the round trip ($864), it was a decent enough flight. Staff was fairly cooperative."
Cons: "Headphone plug was broken. Didnt ask fr replacement as i got my own on board."
Cons: "My travel was really uncomfortable as I was sat next to a crying kid who did not stop crying even for a second. When I asked a crew member to switch my seats I was told to stick with my own seat:("
Pros: "The movie selection was ok."
Cons: "Traveling to/from India The staff was horrible from check in, to boarding, to unboarding...no greeting, no smiling, no pleasantries, no warmth...nothing! The planes interior was just horrible dirty, smelled bad and the bathrooms (the entire plane I'd in need of some serious cleaning & with bleach) Food...was just disgusting! Bread & cheese sandwich should NEVER be given as an option....the airline ticket cost too much for that poor selection. Fumigation of a plane with people Onboard? If this is a must, please give notice & provide a face mask for your customers"
Cons: "Many seats on the plane were empty and I tried the touch screen consoles in 5-6 seats and none of them seemed to work. The plane was old and poorly maintained."
Pros: "Honestly liked nothing except the part that its direct flight and thus saved layover time!"
Cons: "Air hostesses were so rude, did not even bother to smile thru out the flight! I had asked a glass of juice and too politely said at ur covenience! Looks like it wasn't convenient for them until the end, aircraft was so old!"
Pros: "Flight was comfortable. Boarding process was smooth."
Cons: "Air India people left the luggage of half of the passengers at the Delhi Airport. We had to wait at the airport to find out that luggage would arrive by the next flight in the afternoon. The good thing was that the luggage was delivered to our home in the evening."
Pros: "- Crew lack courtesy - Aircraft Seat cushion is not there - Seats mechanical system not in good condition - USB for mobile charger of maximum seats not working - touch screen of TV screen not working - few buttons of hand held remote missing - no soap in washroom - Loss of checked in luggage at destination airport, response of team not very cooperative."
Pros: "Good food"
Airlines flying from New York 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 New York to Lucknow
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from New York to Lucknow
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from New York to Lucknow
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from New York to Lucknow
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from New York to Lucknow