IndiGo Unveils Daily Flights Between Delhi and Hong Kong, Starting Oct 5

IndiGo Airlines is set to resume its flight operations between New Delhi and Hong Kong, offering daily flights beginning October 5. This reinstated route aims to enhance connectivity between the two cities, catering to the needs of both business and leisure travelers.
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In a recent announcement, IndiGo, a leading low-cost airline, revealed its plans to resume flight operations between New Delhi and Hong Kong. The much-awaited flights are scheduled to recommence on October 5, offering daily frequency for travellers.

The airline highlighted the significance of this route, emphasizing its role in strengthening the bonds between these two dynamic cities.

Additionally, IndiGo underscored the importance of Hong Kong as a pivotal hub for business and travel within the Asia-Pacific region. The airline conveyed these sentiments through an official statement.

Enhanced Connectivity and Schedule

The flight schedule for this renewed route has also been unveiled: the airline will operate its Flight 6E 1707 which departs from New Delhi (DEL) at 05:20 and will arrive in Hong Kong (HKG) at 13:10.

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Similarly, the return Flight No., 6E 1708 will depart from Hong Kong (HKG) at 15:55 and reach in New Delhi (DEL) at 19:20.

Flight No.DepartureDep. TimeArrivalArr. Time
6E 1707New Delhi (DEL)05:20Hong Kong (HKG)13:10
6E 1708Hong Kong (HKG)15:55New Delhi (DEL)19:20

Hong Kong: The ‘Pearl of the Orient

Hong Kong, often referred to as the ‘Pearl of the Orient,’ holds a unique status as a special administrative region of China. The city is renowned for its vibrant nightlife, bustling party scene, and wide array of diverse culinary offerings that cater to various tastes.

Positive Industry Trends

Vinay Malhotra, the Head of Global Sales at IndiGo, shared his insights on the current state of air travel in the Asia-Pacific region. He pointed out a notable resurgence in air travel demand and passenger traffic over the past months, indicating a robust rebound for the industry.

Malhotra also emphasized the importance of Hong Kong as an attractive destination for both Indian tourists and business travellers alike.

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Strengthening Tourism and Accessibility

Puneet Kumar, the Director of South Asia and the Middle East at the Hong Kong Tourism Board expressed enthusiasm about the renewed flight connectivity. He noted that the reintroduction of IndiGo flights would enhance accessibility for visitors from various parts of India, opening up opportunities to explore Hong Kong’s vibrant and diverse offerings.

Kumar highlighted the city’s attractions, including world-class museums, historic architecture, new attractions, exceptional dining options, and a lively nightlife. He also pointed out the city’s appeal beyond its iconic skyline, with rejuvenating hiking experiences in the beautiful green outdoor landscapes.

With this development, IndiGo’s renewed flight operations are poised to play a pivotal role in fostering stronger connections between India and Hong Kong, facilitating both leisure and business travel.


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Manish Khandelwal
Manish Khandelwal

Manish Khandelwal, a travel-tech enthusiast with over a decade of experience in the travel industry. Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Travelobiz.com, he's passionate about writing.

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