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IndiGo to Launch Flights Between Mumbai and Colombo, Sri Lanka

IndiGo has confirmed plans to launch direct
flights between Mumbai and Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka.

Scheduled to take off on 12 April 2024, the
airline will operate the thrice weekly flights every Tuesday,
Thursday and Friday.

Flight 6E 1185 is slated to depart from Mumbai at
06:55, arriving in Colombo at 09:35. From Sri Lanka, flight 6E
1186 is timed to leave at 10:35 and arrive in Mumbai at 13:10.

IndiGo aircraft. Picture by Steven Howard of Click to enlarge.

IndiGo aircraft. Picture by Steven Howard of

With the addition of this new route, IndiGo will
operate 37 flights per week to Colombo from the following four
cities in India: Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad and Mumbai.

“We are pleased to launch new direct flights between
Mumbai and Colombo, which will serve as a catalyst in enhancing
travel, trade and tourism between India and Sri Lanka, said Vinay Malhotra,
Head of Global Sales at IndiGo. “We are continuously working
towards providing our customers with superior connectivity and
enhanced accessibility to explore new horizons with our
ever-expanding range of travel options. IndiGo remains committed
to delivering on its promise of affordable, on-time, courteous,
and hassle-free travel experience across an unparalleled network.”

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