Bhubaneswar, Jan 26: Air India’s regional arm Alliance Air has decided to start daily flight service between Bhubaneswar and Varanasi from January 31.
Besides daily flight service between Kolkata and Jharsuguda will also begin from January 27.
Officials said that flight 9I 747 will depart from Bhubaneswar at 1215hrs and will arrive in Varanasi at 1405hrs. Similarly flight 9I 748 will depart from Varanasi at 1430hrs and will arrive in Bhubaneswar at 1620hrs.
“This flight will cater to the need of swift connectivity for tourists, students, business community and traders. The option of daily direct flights between the two destinations will reduce the travel time making it convenient for passengers. The fare of the one way flight starts from Rs 3470,” said an official.