Kanpur/UNI: The IndiGo airline Monday started six new flights between Kanpur and Mumbai, Bengaluru, and Hyderabad.
Kanpur is IndiGo’s 71st domestic destination. It is also the seventh station in Uttar Pradesh after Agra, Prayagraj, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Lucknow, and Varanasi.
“We are pleased to start direct flights from Kanpur to Mumbai, Bengaluru, and Hyderabad to bolster our regional network. These new routes will connect Kanpur, a major financial and industrial centre in the north, to the rest of the country through key hubs in western and southern India while augmenting trade and commerce within these regions," Sanjay Kumar, Chief Strategy and Revenue Officer, IndiGo said here in a statement.
"The people of Kanpur will enjoy direct connections to leading tourist destinations, including Gateway of India (Mumbai), Char Minar (Hyderabad) and Cubbon Park (Bengaluru) thereby promoting tourism. We are committed to providing an affordable, on-time, safe and hassle-free travel experience, onboard our lean clean flying machine across a wide network,” he said.