LONDON – Indian low-cost carrier IndiGo has moved to further strengthen its domestic connectivity as part of its plan to offer consumers the ease of taking direct flights to maximum destinations. The airline has now launched direct exclusive flights between Indore and Chandigarh.
The ceremony was graced by the Honorable Union Minister for Civil Aviation – Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia and other eminent dignitaries from Indore.
Mr. Sanjay Kumar, Chief Strategy and Revenue Officer, IndiGo said, “As part of our mission to enhance accessibility and strengthen domestic connectivity, we have launched direct flights between IndoreChandigarh.”
“The new flights will not only enhance capacity, but also provide more options to customers. Indore is India’s cleanest city and Chandigarh is the most well-planned city, both have a lot to offer not just in terms of places to visit but also the culture and gastronomic experiences.”
“We will continue to stay true to our promise of courteous, hassle-free, on-time and affordable travel experience.”
Cities of historical importance
Both Indore and Chandigarh are considered smart cities and hold historical importance – each having many tourist attractions that are must-visit. Indore is the heart of India as it is in the center of Indian Territory that boasts grandeur, history, growth, and modernity.
It is the largest city in Madhya Pradesh that has a unique convergence of nature, and historical & contemporary structures all mixed into one. It is the perfect amalgamation of architectural sophistication and industrial progress.
On the other hand, “The City Beautiful”, Chandigarh is one of the modern cities of India designed by the French architect Le Carbusier.
The city is named after the “Chandi Mandir” temple situated near the city. Chandi is the goddess of power; whereas garh means a dwelling place, translating into “dwelling place of the goddess Chandi.”
Chandigarh is an ideal tourist destination offering a man-made, Sukhna Lake, Rock Garden, Rose Garden and the architectural spectacle, the Capitol Complex. Chandigarh is situated in the foothills of the Shivalik range making the mountains easily accessible from there.
Catering for business and leisure travellers
These flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travellers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options to access destinations which help in building businesses and are known for their tourist attractions.
The introduction of these flights will further bolster the airline’s international connectivity, and IndiGo have advised that they are now accepting bookings for the new route service.
IndiGo is currently amongst the fastest growing low-cost carriers in the world. The Indian airline presently operates an impressive fleet of over 275 aircraft, serving up over 1600 daily flights across a network now covering 74 domestic and 26 international destinations.