Island of Gods: IndiGo heads to Bali

An IndiGo Airbus A321 on climb.
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Major Indian low-cost carrier IndiGo is expanding its wings further internationally, with the imminent inauguration of a new service to the Indonesian island of Bali.

Effective 29 March 2024, the airline is all set to commence daily operations between Bengaluru and Denpasar.

This move comes as a response to the increasing demand from Indian tourists seeking to explore the beautiful island of Bali.

IndiGo’s Expansion Strategy

Following its recent successful operations to Jakarta in 2023, IndiGo has identified Bali as its next strategic destination.

With the announcement of daily direct flights from Bengaluru, the airline is poised to tap into the growing market of travelers eager to experience the charm of Bali.

This expansion marks Denpasar as the 33rd international and 119th overall destination to join IndiGo’s extensive 6E network, highlighting the airline’s commitment to global connectivity.

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Flight Details

Travelers can now conveniently book their flights to Bali, with bookings open from February 20, 2024.

The daily direct flights from Bengaluru offer passengers flexibility and ease of travel, ensuring a hassle-free direct connection to their desired destination.

Statement by Mr. Vinay Malhotra

Mr. Vinay Malhotra, Head of Global Sales at IndiGo, expressed his enthusiasm regarding the new venture. He emphasized IndiGo’s dedication to providing superior connectivity and accessibility to its customers.

“With the launch of these new flights, we aim to not only strengthen the ties between India and Indonesia but also promote tourism and foster potential business collaborations.” He said.

With Jakarta flight services currently underway, the addition of the enduringly popular tourist destination of Bali furthers cross-cultural ties between India and Indonesia.

An IndiGo aircraft parked at Bengaluru Airport.
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Denpasar: Gateway to Bali

Denpasar, the capital city of Bali, serves as the main gateway to this enchanting island. Beyond its role as a transit point, Denpasar offers visitors a plethora of cultural and historical attractions to explore.

From vibrant markets to ancient temples and museums, the city provides a rich tapestry of experiences for travelers.

Additionally, Denpasar boasts a diverse culinary scene, with restaurants serving both local delicacies and international cuisines.

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