The temple will be inaugurated on January 22nd.
“IndiGo will be honored to be the first carrier to operate from the soon to be opened Maryada Purushottam Shri Ram International Airport in Ayodhya. The inaugural flight from Delhi will arrive at Ayodhya on December 30, 2023. Thereafter, commercial operations for a direct flight will begin between Delhi and Ayodhya from January 6, 2024, followed by quarterly flights between Ahmedabad and Ayodhya from 11 January 2024.” IndiGo said in a statement.
With the opening of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya set for January 2024, the city is set for a surge in the number of travelers. Thanks to Ayodhya airport, pilgrims will have direct access to Ayodhya.
Head of Global Sales at IndiGo Vinay Malhotra said, “We are pleased to announce the launch of operations of IndiGo’s 86th domestic destination, Ayodhya. The new flights connecting Delhi-Ayodhya and Ahmedabad-Ayodhya will put Ayodhya on the country's aviation map. Given the historical and cultural importance of Ayodhya, our new flights will provide ease of access to the city for pilgrims as well as other tourists. As India’s leading carrier, our endeavor is to provide our customers with seamless connectivity across the country and we are committed to delivering on our promise of providing affordable, punctual, courteous and hassle-free travel experiences.”