SRINAGAR: Expanding its network, India’s lowcost carrier AirAsia will soon be launching flights from New Delhi to Srinagar and Bagdogra commencing next month.
The no-frills carrier will also start a direct flight on Delhi-Pune route. The services will be rolled out from February 19, AirAsia India said in a release.
The launch of two new destinations and one new route is aimed at improving regional connectivity and increasing the airline’s footprint in the country, it said in a statement.
“AirAsia India is consistently growing and is on a rapid business expansion mode. We ended 2016 on a highly positive note and are delighted to continue the same momentum in 2017 with the launch of two new sectors and an additional route,” AirAsia India chief executive officer Amar Abrol said.
The airline also announced special fares from as low as Rs 1,999 for the New Delhi-Srinagar flights and Rs 2,499 and Rs 2999 for Bagdogra and Pune flights from New Delhi.
With the launch of these services, AirAsia India would now fly to 13 destinations through its hubs –Bengaluru and New Delhi — covering Chandigarh, Jaipur, Guwahati, Imphal, Goa, Pune, Vizag, Kochi, Hyderabad, Srinagar and Bagdogra.