September 7, 2017: Vistara has announced the addition of Ranchi as the 21stdestination to its steadily expanding network. Effective October 29, 2017, Vistara will operate two flights a day between Delhi and Ranchi, providing a convenient same-day return option to travellers from both cities. Bookings are now open, with one-way fares starting Rs 2,199 inclusive of taxes.
Commenting on the launch of the new destination, Phee Teik Yeoh, CEO, Vistara, said, “Jharkhand has immense potential for industrial development, with sectors such as steel, cement, electric, rubber, khadi, handicraft and textile flourishing. Ranchi, the gateway to the state, is also home to many government organizations, PSUs and R&D centres. It is also emerging as an educational hub for the region. The addition of Ranchi as a destination to our network will bring world-class air travel to corporate and business travellers, tourists, and residents of the state.”
“Further, as we operate from the state-of-the-art terminal in Delhi, travelers will get to enjoy the superior experience of T3, and those connecting to and from international flights at Delhi will appreciate the convenience of same-terminal connections,” Yeoh added.
Vistara has expanded its network to 21 destinations with 660 weekly and almost 100 daily flights operated by a fleet of 16 Airbus A320 aircraft.