Air India Express has launched its first non-stop service between Mumbai and Vijayawada. Starting today, it flies the route thrice a week, on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Flight AI9022 departs from Mumbai at 0800 and arrives in Vijayawada at 0945. Flight AI9021 departs from Vijayawada at 1030 and arrives in Mumbai at 1210.  In tune with the government’s initiative for regional connectivity, Air India Express now connects Vijayawada to Delhi, Benglauru, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Chennai.

Air India has also announced plans to expand services from Vijayawada to Gulf countries after the immigration office works are completed at Vijayawada Airport.

Jazreen Deboo