There is some good news for North Karnataka people working/residing in Pune! IndiGo has decided to increase the frequency of Hubballi Pune flight to daily from March 11.
Announcing the same on his social media, Pralhad Joshi said that “The addition of daily flight to Pune has given a big boost to the Air connectivity of Hubballi Airport“.
IndiGo had started direct flight to Pune with a frequency of 2 days/week on February 4, 2023. Based on the response, IndiGo has decided to increase the frequency to daily from March 11.
The schedule of flight is as follows: Hubballi to Pune flight (6E-7727) leaves Hubballi Airport (HBX) at 6:30 PM and reaches Pune Airport (PNQ) at 7:35 PM.
Pune to Hubballi flight (6E-7716) leaves Pune Airport (PNQ) at 8:00 PM and reaches Hubballi Airport at 9:05 PM.
IndiGo has deployed 78-seater ATR-72 aircraft for the same. The flight will operate on all days of the week. Bookings for the same have already been opened in IndiGo website.
Hubballi Airport is now the third busiest airport in Karnataka. The airport which managed to serve 32,469 passengers in January 2023, is likely to get few additional flights from Summer schedule.
Passengers from Hubballi are requesting resumption of Ahmedabad, Kochi and Goa flights and start new flights to Jaipur, Jodhpur and Kolkata, etc.