IndiGo’s welcomes Jharsuguda as the 84th destination in its network

National, October 12, 2023: IndiGo, India’s preferred carrier, is delighted to announce upcoming connectivity to and from Jharsuguda, also known as the ‘powerhouse of Odisha’. The introduction of these daily-direct flights will seamlessly connect Jharsuguda to Kolkata from November 05, 2023 and to Bengaluru from November 15, 2023, making it the 84th domestic and 116th overall destination in the 6E network. With the launch of these new routes, IndiGo is set to enhance mobility, accessibility, and interstate connectivity, providing connectivity to an important industrial and business hub.

Mr. Vinay Malhotra, Head of Global Sales, IndiGo said, "We are pleased with the addition of Jharsuguda to our comprehensive 6E network. The introduction of these new connections from Jharsuguda is aimed at enriching domestic connectivity. Recognized as an emerging industrial hub and the powerhouse of Odisha, its linkage with major metropolitan cities like Kolkata and Bengaluru will undoubtedly catalyze trade and commerce. As we constantly venture into new skies, bridging people with their favored destinations, we are committed to delivering on our promise of providing affordable, on-time, courteous, and hassle-free travel experiences across our extensive network.”

Jharsuguda is a city located in the western part of the Indian state of Odisha. It is an emerging industrial hub, particularly in the metal and cement sectors. It has a thriving industry, mostly centered around thermal power plants and mining. Jharsuguda has often been referred to as "Little India" due to its diverse demography, languages, and cultures. The culture of Jharsuguda is influenced by the various communities residing in the city. The city also boasts a rich tradition of folk music and dance. Jharsuguda offers several tourist attractions, including waterfalls, temples, wildlife sanctuaries, and natural parks in the surrounding region. While it may not be a typical tourist destination, it has its own charm for those interested in nature and cultural exploration. Places like Koilighughar waterfall, Ram Chandi Temple, Jhadeswar Temple, Pikolgughar Stream, Guja Pahad, Ulapgarh Hill forts, Babadera cave, etc., are some of the notable tourist attractions.

Customers who wish to plan their travel can book tickets via our official website The introduction of these flights will further bolster the airline’s domestic connectivity.

Flight schedule

Flight No. Origin Destination Frequency Effective Departure Arrival
6E 7087 Kolkata Jharsuguda Daily Nov 05, 2023 17:50 19:25
6E 7088 Jharsuguda Kolkata Daily Nov 05, 2023 19:55 21:20
6E 0125 Bengaluru Jharsuguda Daily Nov 15, 2023 10:15 12:20
6E 0128 Jharsuguda Bengaluru Daily Nov 15, 2023 12:50 14:55

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