Passenger carrier IndiGo has announced Silchar as its fifty seventh domestic and seventy sixth overall destination, a press release issued by the airline said. The carrier will operate two daily non-stop flights on Kolkata-Silchar route from September 20, 2019 at a starting all-inclusive price of Rs 2,418. Customers willing to avail the services can book flight tickets via IndiGo's official website- goindigo.in. The new flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travellers, who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options, the airline said in a statement.
Schedule of IndiGo's new flights
|Flight No.||Frequency||Origin||Departure||Destination||Arrival||Effective Date||Fares|
|6E 6558||Daily||Kolkata||7:30||Silchar||8:45||20-Sep-19||Rs 2,989|
|6E 0596||Daily||Silchar||9:15||Kolkata||10:30||20-Sep-19||Rs 2,418|
"We have taken another step towards enhancing point-to-point connectivity for our passengers, by introducing Kolkata - Silchar route," said William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo. "The direct connectivity with Silchar will offer ease of travel and attract a huge traffic for its natural beauty, rich and diversified culture giving tourists a unique experience," he said.
Last week, IndiGo announced the launch of a fourth direct flight on the Mumbai-Dubai route, starting from August 25, 2019. The airline will also start daily direct flights on the Delhi-Dhaka, Mumbai-Singapore and Mumbai-Bangkok routes at a starting all-inclusive price of Rs 8,499, from August 22, 2019.
Currently, IndiGo has a fleet of over 200 aircraft and offers over 1400 daily flights.
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