Tag: Bengaluru

Bengaluru new destination from Munich

Commencing today, Lufthansa Group connects the Indian metropolis of Bengaluru (Bangalore) with Munich, capital of Bavaria. Alongside Delhi and Mumbai, Bengaluru is the third Indian city with a direct connection for travelers via Germany’s only 5 Star hub Munich. With a population of 12+ mill...

Qantas launched a new route from Bengaluru (BLR) to Sydney (SYD) today

Australia’s national airline Qantas has today launched a new route from Bengaluru (BLR) to Sydney (SYD), providing the first direct connection between Southern India and Australia by any airline. QF68 will cut nearly three hours off the current fastest travel time between the two cities and sig...

Now fly Cathay Pacific from Bengaluru to Hong Kong and beyond

For the first time Cathay Pacific will take to the Bengaluru skies. Starting 11 October 2022, Cathay Pacific will operate two non-stop weekly flights from Bengaluru. The introduction of Cathay Pacific in the city will enhance India’s direct connectivity with Hong Kong and connect customers to p...

Jetstar and IndiGo partnership goes live

Jetstar customers in Singapore and Southeast Asia have more options to book low-cost direct flights and connections to India as the virtual interline partnership between Jetstar and Indian low-cost carrier, IndiGo goes live today. As demand for air travel continues to recover, Jetstar customers l...

Emirates to offer signature A380 service on flights to Bengaluru

Emirates announces that its flagship A380 service will be introduced for the first time to Bengaluru from 30 October to serve its customers on the busy route. Emirates also becomes the first airline to operate scheduled passenger services utilising the A380, the world’s largest commercial aircr...

Japan Airlines increases flight frequency for the only non-stop flight between Bengaluru and Tokyo

Japan Airlines increases flight frequency for the only non-stop flight between Bengaluru and Tokyo

Japan Airlines (JAL) currently operates the only non-stop air service connecting Bengaluru and Tokyo. JAL has now increased the flight frequency from twice a week to three times, starting August 6, 2022. This additional flight is another convenient option for persons travelling to and from Jap...

BLR Airport rounds up FY 2022 with rise in passenger traffic

Passenger traffic at The Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR Airport) continues to recover with over 45% growth in domestic travel and about 136% growth in international travel in FY 2022 as compared to FY 2021. BLR Airport welcomed 16.28 million passengers in FY 2022 versus 10.91 mi...

Qatar Airways, IndiGo reactivate strategic cooperation

Qatar Airways, the multiple award-winning airline, and IndiGo, India's largest airline, announce the reactivation of their strategic cooperation following the lifting of the suspension on international scheduled flights by the Indian government. Qatar Airways is currently operating 190 flights pe...

Ethiopian Airlines resumes flights to Bengaluru, India

Ethiopian Airlines has announced the resumption of thrice weekly passenger flights to Bengaluru, India as of 27 March 2022. The airline announced the recommencement of after it halted operations for two years due to the pandemic. Ethiopian operated its first flight services to Bengaluru in Oct...

Bangalore International Airport and AWS announce new joint innovation center

Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) – operator of Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR Airport) – is working with Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company, to establish a Joint Innovation Center (JIC) that will drive the development and adoption of digital solution...

Kannada Geetha Gayana at Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru

Kannada Geetha Gayana jointly organised by Kannada and Culture Department, Kannada Development Authority and Bangalore International Airport Limited at the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru. The participants were Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru staff and Kannada Development ...

Star Air announces its first-ever flight service between two metro cities

Star Air passengers can now fly between Hyderabad and Bengaluru on the airline's Embraer Jet from 26th August, 2021 and have a private jet-like experience. The flights will be operated on every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. For the first time, Star Air will be competing with the major playe...

Emirates to operate special flights to five cities in India

Emirates will operate repatriation flights to Bengaluru, Kochi, Delhi, Mumbai, and Thiruvananthapuram from 20 until 31 August. The special flights will facilitate travel for Indian citizens in the UAE wishing to return home, and for residents of UAE currently in India to return to the UAE. The a...

United Airlines and Vistara Launch Codeshare Agreement

United Airlines and Vistara Launch Codeshare Agreement

United Airlines and Vistara announced the start of a new codeshare agreement allowing United customers to book travel on 68 Vistara-operated flights to 26 destinations throughout India for travel beginning February 28. The codeshare builds on the agreement between the airlines in which MileagePlus ...

Star Air to Increase its Flight’s Frequency on Multiple Routes

Bangalore based Indian airline Star Air has announced that due to growing public demand has decided to increase its operations to multiple air travel routes "On Kalaburagi - Bengaluru, and Hubballi - Hindon (Delhi) sector, Star Air is currently providing flight services thrice a week. However,...

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