Air India has commenced flights between Bhopal and Hyderabad via Jabalpur, as part of its Connect India programme.

Connect India is an initiative by the government-run airline to strengthen regional connectivity within India.

The Bhopal-Jabalpur-Hyderabad service will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Flight AI9863 departs Bhopal at 0845 and lands in Jabalpur at 0950, before leaving for Hyderabad at 1020 and landing at 1220.

Return flight AI9864 leaves Hyderabad at 1250 and reaches Jabalpur at 1450. From there it departs for Bhopal at 1520 and lands at 1625.

From June 16, an additional direct flight AI9867/9868 will fly between Bhopal and Jabalpur on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Neha Gupta Kapoor