Ahmedabad: New flights to Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad will be launched to facilitate connectivity from Indore to Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad, according to the draft winter flight schedule approved by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation. With the introduction of 16 new flights on this route, the number of flights between Indore and Delhi will increase. Additionally, ten new flights on the Indore-Ahmedabad and Indore-Mumbai routes, as well as at least eight other services between Indore and Hyderabad, will start on October 31.
As per the official reports by the Indore Airport Authority, more than 85 domestic flights are confirmed to fly between Indore and 18 other cities, according to the winter schedule which will be followed from October 31 ’21 to March 26 ’22. Being one of the most popularly traveled routes, Indore-Delhi will have the maximum number of flying slots including around 8 IndiGo, 4 Vistara and 2 Air India flights.
Additionally, IndiGo and Air India will operate as many as eight and two flights, respectively, on the Indore-Mumbai route. Moreover, approximately 10 flights will fly between Indore and Ahmedabad, with a majority being operated by IndiGo, added reports.
Purportedly, flights to Surat, Jodhpur and Prayagraj are also expected to start from November 1 along with FlyBig resuming its operations on the routes of Ahmedabad and Gondia from Indore. In the current times, Indore airport has over 60 flights operating within its premises with only 8 flights on the Indore-Delhi route. This step is expected to increase the passenger flow to and from Indore on a daily basis.