IndiGo has announced the opening of the sale for its daily non-stop flights to China, after receiving the necessary regulatory approvals. Having announced its entry in June, IndiGo will operate daily non-stop flights between Delhi-Chengdu effective September 15, 2019. Chengdu, one of the busiest and fastest growing cities in China, will be IndiGo’s 20th international destination.
William Boulter, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo said, “We are pleased to open bookings for Chengdu, our 20th international destination. China, besides being a popular destination for Indian tourists, is also the world’s largest source of outbound travellers. Increased connectivity between India and China will attract Chinese tourists to the country, contributing to economic growth and social cohesion between the two nations. China is a market with immense potential and holds prominent trade, cultural and tourism value”.
Boulter further added, “IndiGo will continue to expand its network to meet the requirements of both business and leisure travellers while offering more flexibility at affordable fares, on-time performance, and a courteous and hassle-free flying experience”.