Here are the top markets with over 30,000 passengers from London Heathrow to five South Asian countries last year.
It is based on fare per kilometre with each fare one-way, base only, and excluding taxes and a 20-30% fuel surcharge each way.
Not all of these 19 are served from Heathrow or London generally – or were served last year – such as Goa, Kathmandu, Kochi, Kolkata, or Trivandrum.
Given the low average fares and often reasonably long distances, it is not hard to see why they aren’t served. Air India, meanwhile, serves London non-stop from Amritsar and Ahmedabad, the...