Tuesday, December 04, 2018

SpiceJet now flies to 50 destinations in India

Low-cost carrier SpiceJet announced 18 new direct domestic flights on Tuesday, adding Bhopal as its 50th domestic destination. The new direct flights will come into effect from January 6, 2019.

The airline launched five new direct flights from Bhopal and five from the temple town of Shirdi.

These new flights will operate on the Bhopal-Jaipur, Bhopal-Ahmedabad, Bhopal-Hyderabad, Bhopal-Shirdi, Shirdi-Bengaluru, Shirdi-Jaipur, Shirdi-Bhopal and Shirdi-Ahmedabad routes including an additional frequency on Shirdi-Hyderabad route.

“The new flights on the Bhopal-Jaipur, Hyderabad-Bhopal, and Shirdi-Jaipur routes have been specifically designed for business travelers, facilitating a same day return journey,” the airline said in a statement, adding that the bookings can be done through its website.

The company said that its Bombardier Q400 aircraft will help strengthen its network between metros and small towns.
04/12/18 CNBC-TV18