IndiGo strengthens presence in the North-East; announces Aizawl as its 62nd domestic destination

Effective February 29, 2020, 6E to connect Aizawl with Guwahati and Agartala; Aizawl-Agartala will be exclusively operated by IndiGo under Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS)

-Effective January 10, 2020 and February 29, 2020, IndiGo to also operate its first frequency between Gorakhpur-Prayagraj (exclusive to IndiGo) and Varanasi-Bhubaneshwar under RCS, respectively

In a bid to strengthen connectivity within North-East India, IndiGo, India’s leading airline, today announced Aizawl as its 62nd domestic and 85th overall destination. Mizoram will be the sixth amongst the eight north-eastern sister states to be connected by IndiGo to it large domestic and international network. The airline already operates flights to and from five North-Eastern states including – Assam (Guwahati), Nagaland (Dimapur), Manipur (Imphal), Tripura (Agartala), Meghalaya (Shillong).

The airline has launched 15 new flights including operations on 6 new RCS routes with 4 of them exclusive to IndiGo. The routes under the Regional Connectivity Scheme include Gorakhpur-Prayagraj (exclusive), Prayagraj-Gorakhpur (exclusive), Aizawl-Agartala (exclusive), Agartala-Aizawl (exclusive), Varanasi-Bhubaneshwar and Bhubaneshwar-Varanasi. The new routes will be serviced by ATR aircraft.

Mr. William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo said, “In our mission to promote trade and tourism through increased mobility, we are delighted to add Aizawl as the 62nd domestic destination in our network. These flights reflect our relentless commitment to further strengthening the network within the north-eastern corridors of India, while enabling the Government’s “Act East” vision. These flights are a step towards strengthening point-to-point connectivity from various states in the north-east, increasing mobility and accessibility in the region. We will continue to expand as per the sectoral demand, while offering an affordable, on-time, courteous and hassle-free flying experience across our unparalleled network”.

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

Flight No.OriginDestinationFrequencyEffectiveDepartureArrivalFare (INR)
6E 7305KolkataGorakhpurDaily10-Jan-2008:4011:102198
6E 7942GorakhpurKolkataDaily10-Jan-2014:5017:002199
6E 7938GorakhpurPrayagrajDaily10-Jan-2011:4012:401725
6E 7941PrayagrajGorakhpurDaily10-Jan-2013:1014:201725
6E 7717KolkataPatnaDaily29-Feb-2017:0018:351849
6E 7718PatnaKolkataDaily29-Feb-2018:5520:301599
6E 7311GuwahatiKolkataDaily29-Feb-2005:4007:452141
6E 7348AizawlGuwahatiDaily29-Feb-2014:1015:201781
6E 7345GuwahatiAizawlDaily29-Feb-2010:3011:401741
6E 7951AizawlAgartalaDaily29-Feb-2012:0012:451620
6E 7952AgartalaAizawlDaily29-Feb-2013:0513:501620
6E 7351VaranasiGuwahatiDaily29-Feb-2023:1501:402626
6E 7349GuwahatiVaranasiDaily29-Feb-2016:0018:252842
6E 7971VaranasiBhubaneswarDaily29-Feb-2018:4520:403470
6E 7972BhubaneswarVaranasiDaily29-Feb-2021:0022:553470

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