IndiGo introduced a daily flight between Kolkata and Darbhanga on Monday. Flight 6E 6919 will depart Kolkata at 1.10pm with the return flight arriving here at 2.55pm. The flight duration in either direction is one hour and 15 minutes. It takes at least 11 hours by train to Darbhanga from Kolkata and around 15 hours by car.
The airline will operate an Airbus A320 with 180 seats on the sector. The introductory base fare has been fixed at Rs 3,967 from Kolkata to Darbhanga and at Rs 3,375 for the return flight.
Darbhanga is the sixth largest city in Bihar and is called its cultural capital. IndiGo has also introduced a daily flight to Hyderabad from Darbhanga that will operate prior to the Kolkata flight.
Source: Times of India