Low cost carrier IndiGo has announced the introduction of its first flight connecting Chennai with Muscat,effective December 15, 2016. IndiGo will be offering introductory fare of INR 7999 all-inclusive one-way from Chennai. The introduction of the new daily service will exapand IndiGo’s presence in the Gulf with 16 daily flights. The new service from the city will complement the airline’s existing daily Gulf operations to Muscat and Dubai from several cities in India.
Elaborating on the new flight launch, Aditya Ghosh, president and whole-time director, IndiGo, said, “We are absolutely delighted to announce the new daily and direct flight between India and Oman, and specifically, between Chennai and Muscat. It is an indication of the strong demand on this sector. IndiGo has established itself as a prestigious brand on account of the warmth of its service and quality of its in-flight product and we are confident that this daily service would also prove equally popular with our flyers. Expanding operations on these routes are in line with our growth strategy outlined for Oman.”