23 October 2019, Pune- Alliance Air, a wholly owned subsidiary of Air India is introducing daily direct flights from Nashik to Pune and back from 27 th October 2019. This flight will be operated under Regional Connectivity Scheme-UDAN.This route has been awarded to Alliance Air to bolster regional connectivity under “Connecting India” mission of Government of India.
Nashik is an ancient holy city in the northwest region of Maharashtra, situated on the banks of Godavari River. Nashik is also known as the grape capital of India & Kumbha Mela.
It currently takes approximately 5 hours to commute from Nashik to Pune by road. This flight offers the most agile option of 1 hour travel between these two cities of Maharashtra with attractive all inclusive one way fares starting from INR 1476 onwards.
All flights will operate with a 70 seater ATR-72.
Monday through Friday, Flight 9I 887 will depart from Nashik at 1455Hrs, land in Pune at 1545Hrs, Return Flight 9I 888 will depart from Pune at 1620Hrs and arrive in Nashik at 1720Hrs.
On Saturday Flight 9I 887 will depart from Nashik at 0830Hrs, land in Pune at 0930Hrs, Return Flight 9I 888 will depart from Pune at 1000Hrs and arrive in Nashik at 1100Hrs On Sunday Flight 9I 887 will depart from Nashik at 1000Hrs, land in Pune at 1100Hrs, Return Flight 9I 888 will depart from Pune at 1130Hrs and arrive in Nashik at 1230Hrs There has been a long standing demand from business community for connectivity between Nashik and Pune.
This flight will offer seamless connectivity to other domestic and major international connections from Pune as well.
It is the constant endeavour of Alliance Air to connect various parts of India to its fast-growing aviation network, contributing to overall development of all the regions especially tier 2 & tier 3 cities.