February 28 (TravelAndy): Indian low-cost carrier SpiceJet has announced to start flights between Kolkata and Dhaka from March 23, 2017.
This will be the airline’s seventh international destination.
SpiceJet is offering all-in one-way inaugural Kolkata-Dhaka flights from INR3,549 and Dhaka-Kolkata flights from BDT4,325 (around INR3,625).
Dhaka will become the second international destination served by SpiceJet from Kolkata after Bangkok.
“The new daily flight on the Kolkata-Dhaka route will help increase the connectivity with Bangladesh from India. Travellers coming for medical and business purposes will benefit from this new flight,” said SpiceJet CMD Ajay Singh.
As per the schedule starting 23rd of March 2017, the flight SG 71 will depart from Kolkata at 6.10 am to arrive at Dhaka at 7:30 am. The return flight SG 72 will depart from Dhaka at 8:15 am to reach Kolkata at 8:30 am. With the commencement of the summer schedule from the 26th of March 2017, the flight SG 71 will depart from Kolkata at 7:10 am to arrive at Dhaka at 8:35 am. The return flight SG 72 will depart from Dhaka at 9:20 am to reach Kolkata at 9:40 am.