SpiceJet to launch 6 new international, domestic flights from 25 September; to introduce non-stop flight on Kolkata-Bangkok route

  • All new flights will operate daily and are effective from 25 September to 26 October in summer schedule

  • The airline will now connect Kolkata and Shirdi with a direct flight via Chennai

  • SpiceJet will deploy its fleet of Boeing 737-800 on the new routes

Gurugram: Budget carrier SpiceJet on Friday said that it would introduce six new flights to expand its network across domestic and international routes.

All the new flights introduced will operate daily and are effective from 25 September to 26 October in the summer schedule and then from 5 November onwards.

 SpiceJet to launch 6 new international, domestic flights from 25 September; to introduce non-stop flight on Kolkata-Bangkok route

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The carrier has introduced a second non-stop flight on the Kolkata-Bangkok-Kolkata sector besides enhancing frequencies on the domestic sectors of Kolkata-Chennai and Chennai-Shirdi. The airline will now connect Kolkata and Shirdi with a direct flight via Chennai.

"We see tremendous potential in the Kolkata-Bangkok sector. Our second non-stop flight on this route will offer a tremendous boost to the city's connectivity, considering it will also connect passengers to and from other Indian cities to Bangkok via Kolkata," said chief marketing officer Debojo Maharshi.

"Our additional frequencies from Kolkata to Bangkok and Chennai have been perfectly timed to meet and support the travel plans during Durga Puja holidays and the upcoming festive season. We are confident that the enhanced frequencies will offer better connectivity and flexibility to every traveller," he added.

SpiceJet will deploy its fleet of Boeing 737-800 on the new routes.

Updated Date: Aug 30, 2019 18:11:50 IST