IndiGo has recently celebrated its largest-ever new station launch with new direct connections from the New Goa International Airport in Mopa, North Goa. There is another connectivity enhancement update from India's leading carrier. IndiGo announced the commencement of the first direct flight between Dehradun and Pune. This new route has been introduced to cater to the increasing demand for direct connectivity between the destinations.
IndiGo Dehradun - Pune Flight Schedule
|Sl. No||Flight No.||Origin||Departure||Destination||Arrival||Frequency||Effective|
|1||6E 0402||Dehradun||12:00||Pune||14:15||Daily except Sat||01-Jan-23|
|2||6E 0403||Pune||15:00||Dehradun||17:15||Daily except Sat||01-Jan-23|
IndiGo’s Flight 6E 402 will depart from Dehradun at 12:00 hrs. and arrive in Pune at 14:15 hrs. and Flight 6E 403 will depart from Pune at 15:00 hrs. and arrive in Dehradun at 17:15 hrs. These flights have commenced operations effective January 01, 2023.
Speaking on the occasion, Vinay Malhotra, Head of Global Sales, IndiGo, said, "We are pleased to connect Dehradun-Pune through direct flights, aimed at improving accessibility to the foothills of the Himalayas. The direct connection between the capital of Uttarakhand and the greenest city in Maharashtra will reduce travel time by 5 hours, catering to both business and leisure travellers. We will strive to stay true to our promise of affordable fares, on-time performance, courteous and hassle-free service across our wide network."
These destinations that IndiGo is connecting are known for their breathtaking scenic tourist locations and serve as significant education hubs of the country.
Dehradun Tourist Attractions
The capital of Uttarakhand, Dehradun, is a gateway to some of the most popular hill stations in the country like Nainital and Mussoorie. Though it is primarily known for the number of elite boarding schools it has, like the Doon School and the Indian Military Academy, the place is very well recognised for its calm and relaxing life where the weather is pleasant, and the air is fresh.
Famous Pilgrimage Sites
Dehradun is near some of India's most famous pilgrimage sites, such as Haridwar and Rishikesh. In addition, tourist destinations like Barkot, Clement Town, Robber's cave, Tapkeshwar Temple, Pindari Glacier, Rajaji National Park and Ghanta Ghar or Clock Tower drive in tourists from all around the country.
Pune, Maharashtra, Places of Interest
Pune is regarded as the second major IT hub and India's most crucial automobile and manufacturing hub. Nicknamed the Oxford of the East, Pune is the education hub and has joined the IT revolution by being the 2nd largest software hub in India.
Cultural and Heritage Destinations
Aside from this, Pune prides itself on being known for its culture and heritage destinations like Lal Mahal, Shivneri Fort, Shanivarwada, Agakhan Palace, Lonavala-Khandala, Osho Ashram, Karla Caves, Sinhagad Fort, and more owing to its history of being one of the epicentres of the Maratha empire.