SpiceJet launches 12 new industry-first flights

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Union Minister of Civil Aviation Jyotiraditya Scindia flags-off SpiceJet’s maiden flight from Bhavnagar to Delhi

·         First and only airline to connect Bhavnagar with Delhi and Surat, Gwalior with Jaipur, Kishangarh (Ajmer) with Mumbai, Pune with Tirupati and Varanasi with Dehradun through non-stop flights

·          also connect Bhavnagar with Mumbai

Known for many firsts in India’s rapidly growing aviation industry, SpiceJet, the country’s favourite airline, today launched 14 new flights including 12 industry-first non-stop flights. While SpiceJet will be the first and only airline to connect Bhavnagar-Delhi, Bhavnagar-Surat, Gwalior-Jaipur, Kishangarh (Ajmer)-Mumbai, Pune-Tirupati and Varanasi-Dehradun, the airline will also launch a non-stop flight connecting Bhavnagar with Mumbai.

Shri. Jyotiraditya M. Scindia, Hon’ble Union Minister of Civil Aviation, flagged-off the inaugural SpiceJet flight from Bhavnagar to Delhi virtually in the presence of Hon’ble Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways and Civil Aviation, General (Dr) VK Singh (Retd), Hon’ble Secretary of Ministry of Civil Aviation, Sh. Pradeep Singh Kharola, Joint Secretary of Ministry of Civil Aviation, Smt. Usha Padhee and CMD of SpiceJet, Ajay Singh.

Hon’ble Chief Minister of Gujarat, Sh. Vijay Rupani attended the event virtually. Other dignitaries who attended the inauguration from Gujarat included Hon’ble Minister of Education, Law & Justice, Legislative & Parliamentary Affairs, Salt Industry, Cow Breeding and Civil Aviation, Sh. Bhupendrasinh Chudasama, Hon’ble Member of Parliament, Navsari, Sh. C.R. Patil, Hon’ble Member of Parliament, Bhavnagar, Dr. Bharatiben Dhirubhai Shiyal, Hon’ble MLA (East) Bhavnagar & Minister Women and Child Welfare Education and Pilgrimage, Smt. Vibhavariben Vijaybhai Dave and Hon’ble MLA (West) Bhavnagar, Sh. Jitendrabhai Savjibhai Vaghani.  

The inaugural flight took-off from Bhavnagar at 3:45 PM.  

Ajay Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet, said, “In line with our commitment to enhance regional connectivity and put the smaller cities on the country’s aviation map, SpiceJet is launching 14 new flights, out of which as many as 12 – Bhavnagar-Delhi, Bhavnagar-Surat, Gwalior-Jaipur, Kishangarh (Ajmer)-Mumbai, Pune-Tirupati and Varanasi-Dehradun are industry first flights. We will also be connecting Bhavnagar with Mumbai. Bhavnagar is the sixth big city in Gujarat where SpiceJet will fly to. Home to the world’s largest ship breaking yard, Bhavnagar has great potential for both business and leisure travellers and the increased air connectivity will help further boost trade and tourism.” 

While flights from Bhavnagar to Delhi and Mumbai will operate on all days except Tuesdays, the airline will connect Bhavnagar with Surat and Pune with Tirupati thrice-a-week. Flights between Jaipur and Gwalior and Kishangarh (Ajmer) and Mumbai will operate four days a week and those between Varanasi and Dehradun will operate on all days.

With the launch of the new flight services, passengers from Bhavnagar can now conveniently travel to a host of other cities both on SpiceJet’s domestic as well as international network via multiple onward connections from Delhi and Mumbai.

The airline will be deploying Q400 aircraft on these routes.  

Bookings are now open on www.spicejet.com, SpiceJet’s mobile app and through online travel portals and travel agents. 

Flight Schedule 

Flight noFromDestinationDepartureArrivalFrequencyEffective Date
SG  2035JaipurGwalior6:30 AM7:30 AM1,3,5,720-Aug-21
SG  2036GwaliorJaipur8:00 AM9:15 AM1,3,5,720-Aug-21
SG  3001DelhiBhavnagar6:35 AM8:45 AM1,3,4,5,6,720-Aug-21
SG  3001BhavnagarMumbai9:05 AM10:10 AM1,3,4,5,6,720-Aug-21
SG  3004MumbaiBhavnagar2:20 PM3:25 PM1,3,4,5,6,720-Aug-21
SG  3004BhavnagarDelhi3:45 PM5:50 PM1,3,4,5,6,720-Aug-21
SG  3422SuratBhavnagar1:40 PM2:20 PM4,6,721-Aug-21
SG  3423BhavnagarSurat2:40 PM3:25 PM4,6,721-Aug-21
SG  3002MumbaiKishangarh (Ajmer)12:20 PM2:10 PM1,3,5,720-Aug-21
SG  3003Kishangarh (Ajmer)Mumbai2:30 PM4:40 PM1,3,5,720-Aug-21
SG  3703PuneTirupati8:35 AM10:25 AM2,4,621-Aug-21
SG  3701TirupatiPune10:45 AM12:40 PM2,4,621-Aug-21
SG  3790VaranasiDehradun2:40 PM4:40 PMDaily21-Aug-21
SG  3791DehradunVaranasi5:10 PM6:35 PMDaily21-Aug-21

(1- Monday, 2- Tuesday, 3- Wednesday, 4- Thursday, 5- Friday, 6- Saturday, 7- Sunday)

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