Chennai, Aug 31: SpiceJet on Friday announced the launch of eight new domestic flights, including Coimbatore-Bengaluru and Mumbai-Kanpur services, from October 8.
The airline will connect Kanpur with Mumbai with a daily direct flight and introduce new direct flights on the Bengaluru-Coimbatore sector.
The morning and evening flights on the sector have been designed to offer convenience to frequent travellers helping them avail same day return trips. Additionally, SpiceJet will also enhance its operations with an additional frequency on the Hyderabad-Surat (second frequency) route.
SpiceJet is offering an all-inclusive introductory promotional fare starting at Rs 4,099 for travel to Mumbai from Kanpur and Rs 4,198 for travel to Kanpur from Mumbai for a limited period. Similarly, the promotional fare on Coimbatore-Bengaluru route can be availed from Rs 2,199 and on Bengaluru-Coimbatore sector the fares start at Rs 2,409.
Deploying a mix of its fleet of Boeing 737 and Bombardier Q-400 aircraft on the routes, the airline will strengthen its network across north, south and west India.
Shilpa Bhatia, chief sales and revenue officer, SpiceJet, said: “We see immense potential in the new routes we announced today. We are proud to be the only Indian carrier to provide a direct connectivity between Mumbai, the country’s financial capital, and Kanpur, regarded as the commercial capital of Uttar Pradesh and one of the major industrial hubs of the country. This new flight reiterates our commitment to increasing air connectivity to the city of Kanpur.”