Vistara will start flights between Kolkata and Pune, and Delhi and Port Blair from March and April respectively. They will be part of the airline’s summer schedule.

Flight services between Kolkata and Pune will be effective daily from March 26.

Flight UK985 will depart Kolkata at 0025 and arrive in Pune at 0300.  Return flight UK986 will leave Pune at 0340 and arrive in Kolkata at 0620.

From April 15 the airline will fly directly between the Indian capital and Port Blair on Saturday and Sunday.

Flight UK771 will depart from Delhi at 0440 and land in Port Blair at 0820. Return flight UK778 will leave Port Blair at 1330 and reach Delhi at 1930.

An A320 airbus will fly both routes.

A press release from Vistara reads: “These new flights are in addition to Vistara’s recently announced service to Amritsar from both Delhi and Mumbai, and to Leh (Ladakh) from Delhi, both starting in March”.

Netra Venkateshwaran