India's largest airline, IndiGo has begun direct operations between Delhi and Mumbai to Abu Dhabi.
The inaugural trip departed from Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi to the UAE capital on Wednesday.
Bryan Thompson, CEO of Abu Dhabi Airports said: “We are delighted to have IndiGo launch two new routes between Abu Dhabi International Airport and Delhi and Mumbai with flights scheduled every day. This enhanced connectivity reflects the strong connection between the UAE and India in a variety of areas including commerce and tourism.”
IndiGo passengers travelling from Abu Dhabi can check-in remotely at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) and opposite Abu Dhabi Mall.