IndiGo to launch Tiruchirappalli its 51st destination

  • Effective June 01, IndiGo will operate four direct flights between Chennai to Tiruchirappalli on its 7th ATR aircraft
  • Bookings open with immediate effect
  • All-inclusive Starting fares Rs 2499/-

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Reinforcing its commitment to connect tier-II, tier-III cities on its ever growing 6E network; India’s largest and fastest growing budget carrier, IndiGo will soon add “Tiruchirappalli” as its 51st destination. Starting June 01, 2018, IndiGo with its seventh ATR, will start operating four direct flights from Chennai to Tiruchirappalli. IndiGo would be the first airline to launch four departures on its inaugural day at Tiruchirappalli. IndiGo will also be the only airline to provide same day return facility to its customers on Chennai – Tiruchirappalli – Chennai sector.


The new flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travellers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options. The introduction of these flights will further strengthen airline’s ATR operations, and will provide enhanced connectivity between Chennai and Tiruchirappalli with all-inclusive fares starting from INR 2499. Customers who wish to plan their travel can book tickets on with immediate effect.


Flight schedules for the new routes are:

Flight no. Origin Destination Departure time Arrival time Effective
6E 7143 Chennai Tiruchirappalli 8:45 9:55 1-Jun-18
6E 7144 Tiruchirappalli Chennai 10:15 11:20 1-Jun-18
6E 7145 Chennai Tiruchirappalli 11:50 13:00 1-Jun-18
6E 7146 Tiruchirappalli Chennai 13:20 14:25 1-Jun-18
6E 7147 Chennai Tiruchirappalli 14:45 15:55 1-Jun-18
6E 7148 Tiruchirappalli Chennai 16:15 17:20 1-Jun-18
6E 7149 Chennai Tiruchirappalli 17:40 18:50 1-Jun-18
6E 7151 Tiruchirappalli Chennai 19:10 20:15 1-Jun-18



Elaborating on the new route expansion in south India, Mr Sanjay Kumar, Chief Commercial Officer, IndiGo said, “Just like Coimbatore, Madurai and Chennai – Tiruchirappalli is also a key market for IndiGo in Tamil Nadu. With rising business and tourism stemming from the southern hubs, IndiGo is determined to provide the best travel experience to all those who wish to fly these destination. We are looking at providing affordable fares on these new routes

for 6E travelers. It is our constant endeavour to provide more flexibility of choice for our customers as IndiGo continues to offer them on time, hassle free and always affordable flying experience”


About IndiGo

IndiGo is India’s largest airline with a market share of 39.9% as of February 2018. IndiGo is one of the fastest growing low-cost carrier in the world (source: CAPA). IndiGo has a simple philosophy: offer fares that are always low, flights that are on time, and a travel experience that is courteous and hassle-free. IndiGo, with a Technical Dispatch Reliability of 99.87% (October-December 2017) has one of the best On Time Performances in India. With its fleet of over 150 Airbus A320 family aircraft including five ATRs, the airline operates over 1000 daily flights connecting 50 destinations.