IndiGo connects the world’s fastest-growing economies - India and China

The inaugural flight connecting Delhi and Chengdu landed this morning at 04:55hrs (CST)

IndiGo connects the world’s fastest-growing economies - India and China

16 September 2019

IndiGo, commenced operations to the second-largest economy in the world, China. The Airline inaugurated the first direct flight on Delhi – Chengdu route making Chengdu IndiGo’s 1st international destination.

Mr. William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo along with airport authorities were present at the airport to receive Mr. Kapil Bhatia, Executive Chairman, InterGlobe Enterprises along with the other passengers of the first flight.

Mr. William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo said, “We are delighted to commence our operations to China, with the first flight landing in Chengdu earlier this morning. China, besides being a popular destination for Indian tourists, is also the world’s largest source of outbound travelers. Increased connectivity between India and China will attract tourists from both countries, contributing to economic growth and social cohesion between the two nations. China is a market with immense potential and holds prominent trade, cultural and tourism value. IndiGo will continue to offer an on-time, courteous and hassle-free service and affordable flying experience always”.

New Flight Schedule: 

Flight No.

Frequency

Origin

Departure

Destination

Arrival

Eff Date

Fares (INR)

6E 1035

Daily

Delhi

22:00

Chengdu

04:55

15-Sep-19

8399

6E 1036

Daily

Chengdu

05:55

Delhi

08:15

15-Sep-19

8399

The new flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travelers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options between India and China. Customers who would like to plan their travel can book tickets through our official website www.goindigo.in We shall be the opening sale of the flights as soon as we secure the requisite regulatory approvals.