Vistara launches Chennai-Delhi service, to connect Port Blair, Cochin
Chennai: Full service carrier Vistara on Thursday launched daily direct flights on the Chennai-New Delhi route. The A320 aircraft which was accorded a traditional welcome upon arrival at the airport in Chennai, left for New Delhi at 7:50am with 158 passengers.
Speaking to reporters in Chennai, Vistara chief strategy and commercial officer, Sanjiv Kapoor said, “Chennai-Delhi route is one of the longest in the domestic sector. The airliner will double the frequency between the two cities from 1 March providing same day return options in both directions.”
Vistara would also launch service connecting Chennai with Port Blair starting from 1 March 2018 with introductory fares of Rs3,699. He further said the airliner would also launch daily direct flights between Chennai-Kochi and would also double the daily flights between Chennai and Kolkata sector from 25 March.
With the inclusion of Chennai, the airline now flies to all the metros.