IndiGo, India’s leading airline has added Yangon as its 18th international destination in its growing network. Effective September 20, 2019, IndiGo will operate daily non-stop flight on the Kolkata-Yangon route, rustourismnews.com reported.
Mr. William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGosaid, “In line with our international expansion strategy, we are excited to announce Yangon as our new international destination. We see significant traffic coming from Yangon to the Buddhist circuit thereby enhancing economic growth and tourism in India. This new route will strengthen the cultural relationship between the two countries and will boost trade, tourism and mobility.”
The new flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travellers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options, according to the report.