Kurnool situated in backward Rayalaseeema region of Andhra Pradesh will
soon have direct air connectivity to Visakhapatnam, Bengaluru and Chennai with
the budget airline Indigo operating daily flights to these cites from Marchy
The airport at Orvakal on the outskirts of Kurnool city had recently got
approval from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to start
operations. The APADCL has been given the licence to operate flights
Orvakal airport will get operational on March 28. The first flight will
officially land at Orvakal from Bengaluru at 10.10 am on March 28, airport
sources were quoted by local newspapers. .
IndiGo Airlines has
announced the ticket prices from Orvakal
IndiGo Airlines has announced the ticket prices from Orvakal to Bengaluru,
Visakhapatnam and Chennai. The airline will start operations from Orvakal under
the regional connectivity scheme from March 28. Orvakal is the first airport in
South India to be developed entirely by a State government.
flight will take off from Orvakal at 10.30 am and reach Visakhapatnam at 12.40
pm. The flight from Visakhapatnam will depart at 1.00 pm and arrive at Orvakal
at 2.55 pm. The flight from Orvakal will
take off at 3.15 pm and reach Bengaluru at 4.25 pm. The flight will depart from
Bengaluru at 9.05 am and land at Orvakal at 10.10 am. The flight will take off
from Orvakal at 4.30 pm and reach Chennai at 5.50 pm. The flight from Chennai
will take off at 2.50 pm and land in Orvakal at 4.10 pm.