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NEW DELHI, 17 JANUARY 2024:
IndiGo, India’s preferred carrier, has commenced direct operations between Mumbai and Ayodhya, effective January 15, 2024. Daily direct flights will improve accessibility and ensure smoother travel from India’s financial capital to the famous temple town in Uttar Pradesh.
IndiGo was the first airline to start flights from the newly inaugurated Maharishi Valmiki International Airport in Ayodhya, on December 30, 2023. Subsequently, the airline has regular commercial flights connecting Delhi and Ahmedabad to Ayodhya.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Vinay Malhotra, Head of Global Sales, IndiGo said, “We are pleased to commence direct flights between Mumbai and Ayodhya. With this, we have connected 3 major cities (Delhi, Ahmedabad and now Mumbai) to Ayodhya within weeks of the airport’s inauguration. Our customers will now have multiple options connecting to Ayodhya from our extensive 6E network, within India as well as overseas. As India’s leading carrier, we remain committed to providing our customers with seamless connectivity across the country and delivering on our promise of providing affordable, on-time, courteous, and hassle-free travel experiences.”
Ayodhya stands as a city of profound religious, historical, and cultural importance in India. For centuries, it has been a cornerstone of devotion, as the sacred birthplace of Lord Rama. The city boasts a plethora of renowned ancient temples, ghats, and sacred sites that draw pilgrims and tourists from across the globe. Among these landmarks, the upcoming Ram Mandir holds a prominent place.
The introduction of these flights will further bolster the airline’s domestic connectivity.
IndiGo is amongst the fastest-growing low-cost carriers in the world. IndiGo has a simple philosophy: offer fares that are affordable, flights that are on time, and provide a courteous and hassle-free travel experience across its unparalleled network. With its fleet of 340+ aircraft, the airline is operating 2000+ daily flights and connecting 86 domestic destinations and 32 international destinations