- GoAir Airlines
Go First Airlines was originally founded as GoAir and after making an ultra-low-cost carrier its name changed to Go First. The airline commenced operation in November 2005 and is based in Mumbai. The other bases of the airline are in Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, Chandigarh, Kannur and Hyderabad.
Go First Airlines operates flights to 27 domestic destinations in India and 9 international destinations. The airline aims to offer high-quality and time-effective services at affordable fares. The airline offers safe, secure and efficient travel to passengers across major cities in India and international destinations.
Go First Airlines has its presence in smaller tier 2 cities and connects them to the major cities in India. The airline offers its passengers Economy and Business travel classes. The ultra-low-cost airline’s new slogan is ‘You Come First’. As it is a budget airline it offers an option to its passengers to buy meals from the in-flight menu.
With Go First Airline bookings, you can also join the various frequent flyer programs for the airlines known as GoStar, GoSME & GoMore to get the benefit of a variety of rewards.
Go First Airlines has one of the youngest fleets in the world consisting of 57 state-of-the-art Airbus A320 aircraft. In the fleet, there are 16 Airbus A320-200 aircraft and 35 Airbus A320neo aircraft. The aircraft has an innovative space-flex configuration along with aerodynamic improvements. The Airbus A320neo aircraft is environmentally friendly and helps to reduce fuel burn and emission. At the same time, it offers comfort to GoAir flight passengers.
The Airbus A320-200 carries 180 passengers and the Airbus A320neo carries 186 passengers. The aircraft offers comfortable seating and good legroom in economy class and business class. Go First Airlines operates 330 daily flights to 36 destinations from its different bases. The airline offers smooth and hassle-free travel to its passengers at competitive fares.
Go First Airlines has completed 15 years of operation and has received several awards. The latest awards won by the airlines are as follows:
Go First Airlines offers two classes of travel on all its flights. The services provided differ depending on the type of GoAir flight booking. The different travel classes are as follows:
This class offers comfortable seating with broad seat pitch and ample legroom.
This is also called the GoBusiness class. The middle seat is left vacant in this class to offer more space and extra legroom.
For domestic GoAir flights, the checked-in baggage allowance is one piece weighing up to 15 kg and one carry-on bag with a weight not exceeding 7kg.
For international GoAir flights, the checked-in baggage allowance is one piece weighing up to 32 kg and one carry-on bag with a weight not exceeding 7 kg.
For business class, the checked-in baggage allowance is one piece weighing up to 35 kg and a carry-on bag with a weight not exceeding 7 kg.
Infants can carry an additional handbag of 7 kg.
You can easily check the baggage policy here.
For Go First Airlines web check-in is mandatory due to Government guidelines. Web check-in is available from 72 hours to 1 hour before departure for GoAir flights within India and 48 hours to 2 hours before departure for international GoAir flights. For web check-in, you can go to flygofirst.com and use the ‘Web Check-in’ option on the Homepage. You can access the quick link available on the footer or use the ‘web Check-in’ option under the ‘Plan My Trip’ on the Homepage. You can select your preferred seat during the check-in and print, download or email your boarding pass.
Go First Airlines offers its passengers an option to buy meals, beverages and snacks from the in-flight menu from Cafe Coffee Day. The inflight magazine Go Getter features the meals available onboard. The airline serves alcoholic drinks on international GoAir flights only. Passengers can celebrate special occasions with GoAir's celebration cake surprise. Passengers can pre-book chocolate or fruit cake 72 hours in advance.
The airline offers a frequent flyer program - GoSME. Passengers can register for the GoSME program on flygofirst.com to avail of the benefits. The passengers get benefits like zero convenience fees, complimentary meals onboard, zero Go First flight cancellation or rescheduling charges and complimentary seat selection. Once the passengers register for the program they can avail of discounted fares on GoAir flights if they book through the airline’s website. The passengers are notified of the benefits through email.
Go First Airlines offers assistance to passengers with special needs like expectant mothers, unaccompanied children and more. Passengers with mobility problems are provided with wheelchair assistance and airport assistance during check-in is provided by the ground staff. Passengers can read the rules and the policies before taking a Go First flight.
Passengers can cancel GoAir flight bookings through the ‘Manage Booking’ option on the airline’s website or the sales office. Cancellations are subject to a cancellation fee. Passengers can use the G8 Chatbot for cancellations and refunds.
Please refer to the Go First cancellation policy here.
Go First Airlines has been following its principles of punctuality, convenience and affordability. The airline aims to make air travel accessible to the masses. The airline follows the highest standard of safety and the passengers can fly confidently. You can easily book Go First Airlines flight tickets on Cleartrip.
You can avail of discounts, cashback offers, festive season sales and promotions offered on Go Air flights. You can do one-way, round-trip or multi-city Go First flight bookings online. You can even find the cheapest flight ticket by using the search option. You just have to enter the details like from and to destinations, number of passengers and the travel date and search. You will get a list of flights along with fares with the cheapest flight displayed at the top of the list. You can select and do Go First flight bookings.
Cleartrip also offers an app for searching for and booking GoAir flights. Cleartrip provides all the information you may need to plan your travel and you get a hassle-free experience when you book tickets through it. You can easily track the Go First flight status, check the and more.
For online check-in, passengers can go to flygofirst.com and use the ‘Web Check-in’ tab on the homepage or they can access the quick link from the footer. Passengers can also use the ‘Web Check-in’ tab under ‘Plan My Trip’ on the Homepage.
For domestic GoAir flights, the passengers can carry checked-in baggage of up to 15 kg and a carry-on bag of 7 kg. For international GoAir flights, passengers can carry checked-in baggage of 32 kg and a carry-on bag of 7 kg. For business class, the checked-in baggage allowance is 32 kg and a carry-on bag of 7 kg.
No, infants do not need a separate seat on the airline, they can travel seated on an adult’s lap.
Yes, online check-in is mandatory while flying via Go First Airlines.
The airline covers 9 international destinations.
The airline does not offer any in-flight entertainment options.
The airline does not allow any pets in the cabin unless it is a certified service animal accompanying a physically disabled passenger.
The airline serves alcoholic drinks on international GoAir flights only.
The airline's IATA code is G8.
Passengers can carry up to 5 litres of alcohol as checked-in baggage which is above the free baggage allowance.