AirAsia India inducts its 18th aircraft and opens 4 new routes!

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Bengaluru, 8 April 2018: AirAsia India today announced the induction of its 18th aircraft and the introduction of four new routes connecting Kolkata. The 18th aircraft will be stationed in Kolkata, which is also the third base for AirAsia India, connecting it to Imphal, Pune, Vizag, and Guwahati, in addition to increasing the frequency of flights between Kolkata and Bagdogra.

Announcing the development, Mr. Amar Abrol, MD & CEO, AirAsia India, said, “We’re happy to be expanding our presence in Kolkata with these new routes connecting Tier II and III cities. 2018 continues to be an exciting year for us and we look forward to enabling many more people to experience affordable air travel.”

Guests can book their flights on or the AirAsia mobile app and avail fares from as low as INR 1699 for flights connecting Kolkata – Vishakapatnam, Kolkata – Imphal, Kolkata – Guwahati and INR 3499 Kolkata  – Pune.

The new routes will connect Tier II and III cities.

Bookings for all new routes are open starting 9.30am on 9 April 2018. Effective 11 May 2018, AirAsia India will operate daily flights in the routes mentioned below:

Flight schedule for Kolkata (CCU) – Vishakapatnam (VTZ)
Flight No From To Departure Arrival
I5 519 Kolkata Vishakhapatnam 05:10 06:45
I5 518 Vishakhapatnam Kolkata 07:10 08:35
Flight schedule for Kolkata (CCU) – Imphal (IMF)
Flight No From To Departure Arrival
I5 524 Kolkata Imphal 12:20 13:40
I5 525 Imphal Kolkata 14:10 15:25
 Flight schedule for Kolkata (CCU) – Guwahati (GAU)
Flight No From To Departure Arrival
I5 538 Kolkata Guwahati 15:50 17:00
I5 539 Guwahati Kolkata 17:30 18:50
 Flight schedule for Kolkata (CCU) – Pune (PNQ)
Flight No From To Departure Arrival
I5 598 Kolkata Pune 19:30 22:30
I5 599 Pune Kolkata 22:55 01:40
Flight schedule for Kolkata (CCU) – Bagdogra (IXB)
Flight No From To Departure Arrival
I5 582 Kolkata Bagdogra 09:00 10:20
I5 583 Bagdogra Kolkata 10:45 11:55

Currently flying to 19 destinations with its hubs in Bengaluru, New Delhi and Kolkata covering Kochi, Goa, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Pune, Guwahati, Imphal, Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad, Srinagar, Bagdogra, Ranchi, Bhubaneswar, Nagpur, Indore and Chennai, AirAsia India is fast becoming India’s preferred low-cost carrier.

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