IndiGo inaugurates flights to Gaya; strengthens connectivity on the Buddhist circuit

Commences twelve new non-stop daily and weekly flights between Kolkata, Patna, Gaya and Varanasi

India’s leading airline, IndiGo, today initiated operations on the Buddhist circuit by inaugurating 12 new flights on Kolkata – Gaya, Kolkata – Patna, Kolkata – Varanasi and Gaya – Varanasi routes along with additional frequency on Kolkata – Varanasi route. The new routes will be serviced by an ATR-18 aircraft.

 

Mr. William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo said, “We are delighted to inaugurate our flights to Gaya, connecting the Buddhist circuit. We are already experiencing a great demand from domestic customers on these routes. Our international connections from Kolkata to Myanmar and Vietnam, will further provide a fillip to the tourism economy in the region, with more international travellers flying in to experience the rich Buddhist history and spirituality in India. We will continue to create more affordable, point-to-point connectivity for our passengers, while offering an on-time, courteous and hassle-free service to our customers.”

New flight schedules are:

Flight No.

Frequency

Origin

Departure

Destination

Arrival

Eff Date

Fares (INR)

6E 7713

Daily

Kolkata

07:25

Gaya

09:05

8-Aug-19

1999

6E 7714

Daily except Sunday

Gaya

09:25

Kolkata

10:25

8-Aug-19

1999

6E 7715

Daily except Sunday

Kolkata

11:10

Gaya

12:20

8-Aug-19

1999

6E 7714

Sunday

Gaya

09:25

Varanasi

10:40

8-Aug-19

1499

6E 7725

Sunday

Varanasi

11:25

Gaya

12:20

8-Aug-19

1499

6E 7715

Daily

Gaya

12:40

Varanasi

13:25

8-Aug-19

1499

6E 7716

Daily

Varanasi

13:55

Gaya

14:50

8-Aug-19

1499

6E 7716

Daily

Gaya

15:10

Kolkata

17:00

8-Aug-19

1999

6E 7717

Daily

Kolkata

17:30

Patna

18:55

8-Aug-19

1826

These new flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travellers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options. The introduction of these flights will further strengthen the airline’s ATR operations. Customers who wish to plan their travel can book tickets via official website www.goindigo.in.