In an effort to improve international connectivity, IndiGo, India’s largest carrier on Tuesday announced the launch of direct flights between Mumbai and Istanbul. The airline has also begun accepting reservations for Mumbai-Istanbul flights.
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Through IndiGo’s codeshare with Turkish Airlines, these new routes and increased frequencies will improve international connectivity between India and Turkey and beyond.
IndiGo Mumbai-Istanbul Flight Schedule
According to the airline’s announcement, it will operate daily flights between Mumbai and Istanbul.
It will operate flight 6E 0017, which departs Mumbai at 03:10 and arrives in Istanbul at 10:00. The same flights that arrived in Mumbai at 20:15 will depart Istanbul at 20:15.
Vinay Malhotra, Head of Global Sales, IndiGo said;
“In line with our vision to strengthen international connectivity from India, we have launched a new connection between Mumbai- Istanbul. This will enhance international capacity and offer more options to consumers. “
“We will strive to stay true to our promise of affordable fares, on-time performance, courteous and hassle-free service across a wide network,” he further added.
This connection will further enhance the tourist footprint in Istanbul, offering easy access to attractions like Hagia Sophia Mosque, Dolmabahce Palace, Bosphorus Strait, Istanbul Sea Life Aquarium, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar and Spice Bazaar, Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum and Istanbul Cevahir Mall.
These flights will not only promote international tourism, trade, and commerce but also make travel affordable to these destinations through direct connections and additional capacity.