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GMR Hyderabad International Airport Introduces Direct Flight Services to Singapore and Colombo With IndiGo

  • 2023-10-27

Taking air connectivity to the next level, GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd. (GHIAL) today announced the introduction of two new flight services from Hyderabad to Singapore and Colombo with IndiGo. These new routes are an exciting addition to IndiGo's ever-growing network and are reflective of Hyderabad International Airport’s commitment to enhancing connectivity for travellers. The introduction of these two new services is aimed at providing convenient travel options to passengers looking to explore captivating holiday destinations in Far East Asia and Sri Lanka.
 
IndiGo will begin operations on the Hyderabad to Singapore route on 29 October 2023. The flight to Singapore 6E-1027 will depart from Hyderabad at 0250 hours (IST) and arrive in Singapore at 1000 hours (Singapore Standard Time). The return flight 6E-1028 will depart from Singapore at 2325 hours (Singapore Standard Time) and arrive in Hyderabad at 0130 hours (IST). This daily nonstop flight will boost connectivity to Singapore, a key transit hub with seamless connectivity to various other destinations in Far East Asia, Australia, and beyond.
 
In addition, IndiGo will also commence its operations on the Hyderabad to Colombo route on 03 November 2023. The flight to Colombo 6E-1181 will depart from Hyderabad at 1150 hours and arrive in Colombo at 1400 hours. The return flight 6E-1182 will depart from Colombo at 1500 hours and arrive in Hyderabad at 1700 hours. This nonstop flight service will depart every Monday, Tuesday, Friday, and Sunday.
 
Commenting on the new routes, Mr. Pradeep Panicker, CEO-GHIAL, said, “We are delighted to be a part of this exciting development in connectivity. With the establishment of more international routes by airlines, travellers from southern and central India, particularly from Hyderabad, will now have a wider range of options to explore based on their travel preferences. Our ongoing efforts to enhance connectivity aim to cater to the needs of our passengers who transit through Hyderabad airport. This new air connectivity highlights our dedication to improving access to the global market and positioning Hyderabad Airport as a significant contributor to tourism and trade in the region. We are thrilled to play a role in facilitating seamless travel experiences for our passengers.”
 
Mr. Vinay Malhotra, Head of Global Sales, IndiGo, said, “We are pleased to introduce direct flights from Hyderabad to Colombo and Singapore. As the travel landscape experiences remarkable growth, our focus remains on expanding our network while delivering hassle-free services that meet the evolving needs of our customers. This would serve as a catalyst for further boosting business ties, trade as well as tourism between India and Sri Lanka as well as Singapore. With these flights, we will connect Hyderabad to over ten international destinations. The introduction of these flights will not only enhance connectivity but also provide travellers with greater flexibility and convenience. As we continue to expand, we are committed to delivering on our promise of on-time, affordable, courteous, and hassle-free travel experiences across our unparalleled 6E network." 


Singapore, often referred to as the "Lion City," is a vibrant cosmopolitan city known for its impeccable cleanliness, stunning architecture, and for being a melting pot of diverse cultures. It offers an abundance of tourist attractions such as the iconic Marina Bay Sands, Gardens by the Bay, Sentosa Island, and a world-class dining and shopping experience.
 
Colombo, the capital city of Sri Lanka, is a fascinating blend of rich heritage and modern-day charm. Known for its warm hospitality, breath taking beaches, ancient ruins, and flavourful cuisine, Colombo offers a truly unique cultural experience. From exploring the historic Fort district to strolling along Galle Face Green, visitors to Colombo are immersed in a city that effortlessly combines tradition with modernity.

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GMR Hyderabad International Airport, IndiGo
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