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IndiGo launches 12 ATR flights on the Buddhist circuit, strengthens regional connectivity

IndiGo, India’s leading carrier, ventures on the Buddhist circuit with the launch of daily non-stop ATR flights between Kolkata, Gaya and Varanasi. Effective August 08, 2019, IndiGo will initiate flight operations on Kolkata – Gaya, Kolkata – Patna, Kolkata – Varanasi and Gaya – Varanasi routes along with additional frequency on Kolkata – Varanasi route. Bookings on these routes are open with immediate effect, with fares starting at INR 1499.

The new flights are designed to cater to business travellers as well as leisure travellers who would like to experience Buddhist history and spirituality. The flights will provide new and affordable flying options on these routes. Customers who would like to plan their travel can book tickets through our official website www.goindigo.in.

William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo said, “As a part of our endeavour to enhance domestic connectivity, our ATR fleet helps us serve regional operations efficiently. We are delighted to have launched these flights on the Buddhist circuit, which not only provide more travel options to customers, but also enable people to come closer to Indian history and spirituality. These flights will also help attract new tourist arrivals from around South East Asia, where IndiGo is adding a number of new routes into Kolkata over the next few months, including services from Vietnam, Hong Kong and China.”

Boulter further added, “With the introduction of these flights, we will continue to provide flexibility of choice to our customers with a consistent on-time, affordable, courteous and hassle-free flying experience.”

New Flight Schedule:

Flight No. Frequency Origin Departure Destination Arrival Eff Date Fares (INR)
6E 7713 Daily Kolkata 07:00 Gaya 08:35 8-Aug-19 1999
6E 7714 Daily except Sunday Gaya 09:05 Kolkata 10:30 8-Aug-19 1999
6E 7715 Daily except Sunday Kolkata 11:05 Gaya 12:25 8-Aug-19 1999
6E 7714 Sunday Gaya 09:30 Varanasi 10:30 8-Aug-19 1499
6E 7715 Sunday Varanasi 11:25 Gaya 12:25 8-Aug-19 1499
6E 7715 Daily Gaya 12:45 Varanasi 13:45 8-Aug-19 1499
6E 7716 Daily Varanasi 14:15 Gaya 15:00 8-Aug-19 1499
6E 7716 Daily Gaya 15:20 Kolkata 16:40 8-Aug-19 1999
6E 7717 Daily Kolkata 17:25 Patna 19:00 8-Aug-19 1826
6E 7718 Daily Patna 19:30 Kolkata 21:05 8-Aug-19 1737
6E 7719 Daily Kolkata 21:35 Varanasi 23:35 8-Aug-19 2594
6E 7721 Daily Varanasi 23:55 Kolkata 01:45 8-Aug-19 2523