Tag: Direct flights

IndiGo launches direct flights connecting Kolkata with Doha and Dubai

In a bid to create corridors of connectivity from the country, IndiGo announced daily direct flights connecting Kolkata with Dubai and Doha, effective February 16 and March 1, 2020 respectively. Kolkata has witnessed the highest growth of 13.3% in foreign tourist arrivals (FTA) between April-December 2019, among all the metro cities in the country. These […]

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Mumbai International Airport only airport to connect India and Tanzania with direct flights by Air Tanzania

India and Tanzania have appreciated traditionally close, friendly and co-operative relations since the early 1960s. Further leveraging and boosting tourism and trade between the two countries, GVK led Mumbai International Airport Limited (MIAL) managing the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) restarted flights between Mumbai and Dar Es Salaam after over 20 years. Inaugurated by […]

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Air Arabia launches direct flights between Sharjah and Vienna

Air Arabia recently announced the launch of direct flights between Sharjah and Vienna, the capital of Austria, starting September 15, 2019. The non-stop six-hour flight to Vienna, popularly known as the ‘City of Music’, will initially operate four times a week, on Sundays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and will increase to daily flights starting mid-December. […]

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flydubai to operate direct flights to Uzbekistan

Dubai-based flydubai has announced the start of flights to Tashkent (TAS) the capital of Uzbekistan. The five times weekly service between Dubai and Tashkent will start from March 11, 2019, and will become a daily operation from May 31, 2019. flydubai has been flying to Central Asia since November 2010 with the launch of operations […]

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Air Astana plans to launch direct flights from Mumbai by 2019

Akansha Pandey | New Delhi Air Astana, the national carrier of Kazakhstan, recently celebrated 13 years of connecting India to Kazakhstan and Eurasia. Speaking at the occasion, Peter Foster, President and Chief Executive Officer, Air Astana, said that they aim to expand in the Indian market further with hopefully direct flight connectivity from Mumbai by […]

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Garuda Indonesia launches direct flights from Mumbai to Jakarta

Indonesia’s national airline, Garuda Indonesia, has launched thrice-weekly direct flights from Mumbai to Jakarta, which began its operation on December 12, 2016. The Jakarta-bound service would run on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and would be operated by Garuda’s 162-seater, Boeing 737-800 aircraft with a two-class cabin configuration featuring its Business Class service concept, and the […]

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Jet Airways to commence direct daily flights between Bengaluru and Colombo

Jet Airways has announced the launch of a daily direct flight from Bengaluru to Colombo with effect from January 05, 2017. This would provide travellers with a convenient link between the Indian IT hub and Sri Lankan capital. With this, Bengaluru would be the second Indian city after Mumbai to be linked to Colombo and […]

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Air India to operate direct flights in the New Delhi-Vienna route

Air India has announced the launch of non-stop flights to Vienna from New Delhi. Commencing during early April, the airline would operate flights thrice a week, on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, to the Austrian capital city, with a B787 aircraft, declared Pankaj Srivastava, Director for Commercial. The Delhi-Vienna-Delhi flight will have a convenient departure at […]

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SpiceJet adds direct flights to Dubai from Jaipur and Hyderabad

In its bid to expand operations to Dubai, SpiceJet has launched new direct flights from Jaipur and extra services from Hyderabad. Commencing on February 16, the flights from Jaipur will run five times a week with the addition of two other weekly flights to the Hyderabad route, taking the total frequency to daily. Both routes […]

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Air India to launch direct flights from Ahmedabad to London

Air India announced that it will introduce a direct daily flight connecting Ahmedabad with London from January 15, 2016, instead of December 15, 2015. A senior Air India official said, “Our Ahmedabad-London connection will be via Mumbai initially and we will convert it with a direct flight only from January 15, 2016, when we have […]

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