Bhubaneswar: From September 2, 2018 one can fly directly from Odisha capital Bhubaneswar to Gujarat capital Ahmedabad. Low-cost airline IndiGo is all set to launch direct flight between Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International (SVPI) airport in Ahmedabad and Biju Patnaik International (BPI) airport in Bhubaneswar.
The BPI authorities announced the direct flight service by IndiGo on Bhubaneswar and Ahmedabad route on July 19.
As per the schedule, the flight 6E-953 will depart from Ahmedabad at 8.55 am and reach Bhubaneswar at 11.20 am. Similarly, the flight 6E-954 will take off at 11.50 am from Bhubaneswar and arrive at 2.10 pm at Ahmedabad airport.
Besides, IndiGo will operate another flight from Bhubaneswar to Hyderabad from September 1.
According to reports, the flight 6E-652 will take off at 10.55 am from Hyderabad and arrive at 12.30 pm at Bhubaneswar airport. The flight 6E-657 will fly from Bhubaneswar at 1.00 pm and reach Hyderabad at 2.35 pm.
Currently, out of five flights being operated to Hyderabad, three are from IndiGo. With the launch of another flight by the aviation firm on this route, the total number of IndiGo flights will be four.