GoAir announces Hyderabad as its 23rd Destination
Posted by: Clara Fernandes at 9/12/2016 06:15:00 am
- Operations to begin effective October 12th , 2016
- Direct connectivity to Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Kolkata and Port Blair
HYDERABAD, September 12, 2016: GoAir, one of India’s fastest growing airline, today announced the launch of its 23rd destination on its network. The airline will launch services from Hyderabad effective October 12, 2016. The new Hyderabad schedule introduces daily non-stop flights connecting Hyderabad to Chennai, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar and Kolkata.
Hyderabad will also be connected to Port Blair via Bangalore which will provide leisure travelers additional travel option. This latest addition to GoAir network reflects the airline’s phase of growth with a focus on scaling up operations gradually in the coming weeks while strengthening the value proposition to suit customer’s demand. With the new additions of aircraft in coming months, GoAir will operate up to 184 daily flights by the end of December from current 144 daily flights.
Wolfgang Prock-Schauer, CEO, GoAir said “Hyderabad is a key market in South & Central India and a significant base for business and tourism in the region. Adding Hyderabad with its ideal geographical location, we reinforce our commitments towards connectivity across the country. It is our constant endeavor to provide flexibility of choice to our customers along with on time, convenient and affordable flying experience.”
S G K Kishore, CEO – GMR Hyderabad International Airport said “We are very happy to welcome GoAir to Hyderabad Airport. As one of the fastest growing airports in the country, our focus has been on providing more options to our passengers and with the introduction of services by GoAir, we now offer a wider range of choices in terms of destinations and frequencies. We keenly look forward to working together with GoAir towards our goal of establishing Hyderabad Airport as the Gateway to South & Central India.”
Hyderabad is the capital of the southern Indian state of Telangana. It was historically known as a pearl and diamond trading centre, and it continues to be known as the City of Pearls. Hyderabad is a major centre for technology, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. It is also known as the Hitech city.
Tickets for the new flights will open soon and can be booked through the company website, www.Goair.in or online travel portals, GoAir Call Centre, airport ticketing offices, through travel agents and the GoAir mobile app that is available on both Apple iOS and Google Android. Passengers will be required to download the latest version of the App to be able to make the bookings.