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GoFirst Airlines announces flights from Surat

GoFirst Airlines, India’s first Ultra low cost carrier and formerly known as GoAir, has announced the addition of Surat, Gujarat to its network. Surat will be the airline’s second destination in the Indian state of Gujarat after Ahmedabad.

Surat to Delhi, Bengaluru and Kolkata

Starting 11th November 2021, GoFirst will start twice-daily flights between Surat International Airport and Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport. On the same day, the airline will start daily flight between Surat Airport and Kolkata’s Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport & Bengaluru’s Kempegowda International Airport.

The schedule of the morning flight on Delhi-Surat-Delhi route is:

  • Delhi-Surat
  • Departure time: 06:30
  • Arrival time: 08:20
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 50 minutes
  • Flight number: G82201
  • Frequency: Daily
  • Surat-Delhi
  • Departure time: 08:50
  • Arrival time: 10:45
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 55 minutes
  • Flight number: G82202
  • Frequency: Daily

The schedule of the evening flight on Delhi-Surat-Delhi route is:

  • Delhi-Surat
  • Departure time: 18:20
  • Arrival time: 20:10
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 50 minutes
  • Flight number: G82208
  • Frequency: Daily
  • Surat-Delhi
  • Departure time: 20:40
  • Arrival time: 22:35
  • Flight time: 1 hour and 55 minutes
  • Flight number: G82207
  • Frequency: Daily

The schedule of the morning flight on Kolkata-Surat-Kolkata route is:

  • Kolkata-Surat
  • Departure time: 10:30
  • Arrival time: 13:30
  • Flight time: 3 hours
  • Flight number: G82211
  • Frequency: Daily
  • Surat-Kolkata
  • Departure time: 14:05
  • Arrival time: 16:45
  • Flight time: 2 hours and 40 minutes
  • Flight number: G82212
  • Frequency: Daily

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The schedule of the morning flight on Bengaluru-Surat-Bengaluru route is:

  • Bengaluru-Surat
  • Departure time: 15:30
  • Arrival time: 17:30
  • Flight time: 2 hours
  • Flight number: G82231
  • Frequency: Daily
  • Kolkata-Bengaluru
  • Departure time: 18:00
  • Arrival time: 20:00
  • Flight time: 2 hours
  • Flight number: G82232
  • Frequency: Daily

All of these flights will be operated by Airbus A320 aircraft.

Surat is becoming a crowded market

With the entry to GoFirst, Surat will now receive service from 6 airlines – Indigo, Air India, SpiceJet, Star Air, Air India Express and GoFirst.

Indigo is the largest carrier at Surat Airport with multiple daily flights to cities across India. With the addition of GoFirst, Surat will have 8 daily flights to Delhi which will be the highest in the airport’s history. Kolkata will have 3-4 daily flights while Bengaluru will have 2 daily flights from Surat.

Meanwhile, GoFirst recently launched new nonstop flights to Doha, Qatar.

Featured image by GoFirst

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