Travel to Vaishno Devi made easy with Indigo's direct flight service from Indore to Jammu

Travel to Vaishno Devi made easy with Indigo's direct flight service from Indore to Jammu

First Indigo service for Jammu successfully took off from Indore. Read on to know more about flight schedule

With an aim to increase the direct flight connectivity across India, a new direct flight was launched between Indore and Jammu on Monday. The service will ease the journey for passengers who earlier had to fly via New Delhi. The launch ceremony took place yesterday in presence of Union Minister of Civil Aviation, Jyotiraditya Scindia who inaugurated the flight virtually. Read on to know more about the new service.

New flight schedule

[rebelmouse-image 29606702 is_animated_gif=false crop_info="%7B%22image%22%3A%20%22https%3A//" dam="0" site_id=20074994 pin_description="" original_size="1280x853" expand=1]

The new Indigo flight is scheduled to fly four days a week, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The first flight departed at 10:10 AM on Monday and reached Jammu at 12:05 PM the same day. Similarly, it departed from Jammu at 12:40 PM and arrived in Indore at 2:45 PM.

The first passenger, Preeti Sharma was given her boarding pass by officials during the launch ceremony. Additionally, the service will benefit most, to the devotees travelling to Jammu for Vaishno Devi Darshan. It is expected that more and more bookings will be made during the upcoming summer vacations.

[rebelmouse-proxy-image photo_credit="" pin_description="" dam="0" site_id=20074994 caption="" photo_credit_src="" crop_info="%7B%22image%22%3A%20%22https%3A//" expand=1]

A number of similar projects are lined up to kick start from Indore. As per reports, Indore will soon be directly connected to Chandigarh and Vishakhapatnam. Apart from that, the runway expansion project is already in progress and soon a domestic cargo terminal at the Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar International Airport will be built. Currently, three new aero-bridges are also being built at the facility.

To get all the latest content, download our mobile application. Available for both iOS & Android devices.