Spicejet has announced the addition of Bhavnagar in Gujarat to its domestic network.
The low-cost will operate direct flights connecting Bhavnagar with Delhi, Mumbai and Surat, starting from August 20, 2021.
Bhavnagar is a key centre for trade and home to many large- and small-scale industries. It is also a renowned tourist destination in Gujarat, with several temples, blackbuck national park, lakes and beaches among others.
Spicejet will also launch ten more flights connecting Gwalior with Jaipur, Kishangarh (Ajmer) with Mumbai, Belagavi with Delhi and Vishakhapatnam with Bengaluru, besides adding an additional frequency on the Delhi-Jammu sector. Flights will be effective from August 5, 2021.
The airline also boasts being the first and only airline to operate direct non-stop flights connecting Bhavnagar with Delhi and Surat, Gwalior with Jaipur and Kishangarh (Ajmer) with Mumbai.
|Flight no||Departure||Arrival||Time of Departure||Time of Arrival||Frequency|
|SG 3470||Bengaluru||Vishakhapatnam||1905 hours||2100 hours||Daily|
|SG 3471||Vishakhapatnam||Bengaluru||2115 hours||2310 hours||Daily|
|SG 0205||Delhi||Belagavi||1430 hours||1635 hours||Monday, Friday|
|SG 0206||Belagavi||Delhi||1705 hours||1925 hours||Monday, Friday|
|SG 0372||Delhi||Jammu||1815 hours||1935 hours||Daily except Sunday|
|SG 0373||Jammu||Delhi||2005 hours||2125 hours||Daily except Sunday|
|SG 2035||Jaipur||Gwalior||0630 hours||0730 hours||Monday, Wednesday,
|SG 2036||Gwalior||Jaipur||0800 hours||0900 hours||Monday, Wednesday,
|SG 3001||Delhi||Bhavnagar||0635 hours||0845 hours||Daily except Tuesday|
|SG 3001||Bhavnagar||Mumbai||0905 hours||1010 hours||Daily except Tuesday|
|SG 3004||Mumbai||Bhavnagar||1420 hours||1525 hours||Daily except Tuesday|
|SG 3004||Bhavnagar||Delhi||1545 hours||1750 hours||Daily except Tuesday|
|SG 3422||Surat||Bhavnagar||1335 hours||1420 hours||Thursday, Saturday, Sunday|
|SG 3423||Bhavnagar||Surat||1440 hours||1525 hours||Thursday, Saturday, Sunday|
|SG 3002||Mumbai||Kishangarh (Ajmer)||1240 hours||1450 hours||Mondays, Wednesdays,
|SG 3003||Kishangarh (Ajmer)||Mumbai||1510 hours||1720 hours||Mondays, Wednesdays,
The airline will be deploying a mix of its Boeing 737 and Q400 aircraft on these routes.
Shilpa Bhatia, chief commercial officer, Spicejet said:
“Strengthening regional connectivity between metros and underserved cities is at the heart of Spicejet’s mission and vision and we are delighted to add the beautiful city of Bhavnagar to our fast-expanding domestic network.
“Being one of the key cities for trade and commerce with many large- and small-scale industries, having the world’s largest ship breaking yard and variety of holy places to visit, Bhavnagar comes with great potential for both business and leisure travel alike.
“Besides, our industry-first flights connecting Gwalior with Jaipur and Mumbai with Kishangarh and other new and additional flights will support the domestic expansion we are aiming for aggressively.”
Bookings are now open on Spicejet’s website, mobile app and through online travel portals and travel agents.