IndiGo, India’s budget airline will start daily direct flights between Sharjah and Kozhikode from March 20. This will be the sixth international destination on the airline’s route map after Bangkok, Dubai, Muscat, Port Blair and Singapore.

Sanjay Kumar, CEO, IndiGo says, “Middle-East has been an important market for IndiGo. With rising business and tourism stemming from the Gulf market, IndiGo is determined to provide the best travel experience to all those who wish to fly these destination. We are looking at providing affordable fares on these new routes for 6E travellers. It is our constant endeavour to provide more flexibility of choice for our customers as IndiGo continues to offer them on time, hassle free and always affordable flying experience.”

Flight 6E 1403 will take off from Kozhikode at 0605 and land in Sharjah at 0820. Return flight 6E 1404 will take off from Sharjah at 0920 and arrive in Kozhikode at 1430.

Effective April 8, IndiGo will launch daily non-stop flights between Sharjah and Thiruvananthapuram.

Flight 6E 1401 will take off from Thiruvananthapuram at 2220 and arrive in Sharjah at 0100. Return flight 6E 1402 will take off from Sharjah at 0200 and land in Thiruvananthapuram at 0735.