HongKong: Budget carrier IndiGo Wednesday announced the launch of its services to Hong Kong form Bengaluru, starting December.

The bookings for the new flights have already begun with promotional fares starting at Rs 11,499, the airline said in a release.

IndiGo will operate a daily non-stop flight between Bengaluru and Hong Kong, which will be airline’s 15th international destination, from December 11, it said.

As part of its international expansion, the airline also operates daily non-stop flights from India to Colombo, Kuwait, Abu Dhabi, Kuala Lumpur, Male, and Phuket, it said.

“One of the worlds biggest financial hubs, Hong Kong constitutes a strategic market for us. We see huge tourism potential in future from India,” William Boulter, chief commercial officer, IndiGo said. The airline will continue to expand its network to meet the requirements of both business and leisure travelers as per the demand, he said.

The Gurugram-headquartered airline currently flies to 48 domestic destinations besides 11 overseas destinations.

With a fleet of 190 aircraft, it offers over 1,200 daily flights.

Schedule of IndiGo’s new international service:

Flight No.OriginDestinationDepartureArrivalEff DateFrequency
6E 1771BengaluruHong Kong4:4512:4511-Dec-18Tuesdays
6E 1772Hong KongBengaluru14:0018:0011-Dec-18Tuesdays
6E 1773BengaluruHong Kong23:407:4512-Dec-18Daily except for Tuesdays
6E 1774Hong KongBengaluru8:4512:4513-Dec-18Daily except for Tuesdays and Wednesdays
6E 1774Hong KongBengaluru8:4511:5018-Dec-18Tuesdays

Arjun Chakravarthi is a contributor to Shenzhen Blog. He is currently pursuing his B.Tech in electronics. Also a student entrepreneur, the enthusiastic follower of the tech industry. Been a part of Stanford University's UIF cohort. Practical Learning enthusiastic. Virtual Reality aspirant.