Akasa Air strengthens connectivity from Ahmedabad, launching daily flights to Hyderabad and Goa
Over 80 weekly options now seamlessly connect Ahmedabad to
Bengaluru, Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, and Goa
National, 13 March 2023: Akasa Air, India’s youngest airline, has announced the addition of new routes from Ahmedabad, connecting it with Lucknow, Goa and Hyderabad as it marks over seven months of operations from the city. Effective 15 March 2023, the airline will connect Ahmedabad with double daily non-stop return flights to Hyderabad as well as conveniently timed flights to Goa’s New Manohar International Airport with double daily flights. From 7 March 2023, Akasa Air has further enhanced connectivity from Ahmedabad to Mumbai and Lucknow with a seamless through flight (no change of aircraft) in both directions.
Akasa Air has steadily ramped up its operations in the past seven months since its commercial launch. Strengthening its network, Akasa Air now offers 12 departures daily, connecting Ahmedabad to five other major cities namely Bengaluru, Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad and Goa, with direct daily flights.
Commenting on the announcement Praveen Iyer Co-Founder, and Chief Commercial Officer, Akasa Air, said “Ahmedabad has a special connection with Akasa Air as it was the first destination on our network, with our maiden commercial flight landing in Ahmedabad on August 7, 2022. These new routes to Goa and Hyderabad, in time for the upcoming summer break will provide choice and comfort to our customers from the city, at the most affordable prices. We are committed to becoming India’s most dependable airline and will continue to expand our network and service portfolio to offer holistic and seamless air connectivity to an increasing number of travellers across the country.”
Since its launch in August 2022, Akasa Air has carried over 1 million revenue passengers and crossed the milestone of operating over 700 weekly connecting 14 cities, including Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Kochi, Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi, Guwahati, Agartala, Pune, Visakhapatnam, Lucknow, Goa, Hyderabad, and Varanasi.
Bookings for flights on Akasa Air are available on its website – www.akasaair.com, Android & IOS app as well as through travel agents and several OTAs across the country.
Ahmedabad-Goa and Ahmedabad-Hyderabad Schedule:
About Akasa Air
Akasa Air is India’s newest and most dependable airline, offering warm and efficient customer service, reliable operations, and affordable fares - all in the Akasa Way. Akasa’s youthful personality, employeecentric philosophy, tech-led approach, and culture of service will make this commitment a reality for all Indians. The carrier launched its first commercial flight on 07 August 2022 to support the growing demand across India.
With a commitment to being socially responsible, Akasa Air has placed a firm order of 72 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes, powered by CFM fuel efficient, LEAP-1B engines. The 737 MAX family aircraft deliver superior efficiency in reducing fuel use and carbon emissions, fulfilling the airline's promise of being an environmentally friendly company with the youngest and greenest fleet in the Indian skies.