Tiger Airways Singapore will launch flights to Tiruchirappalli – also popularly known as Trichy – from November 2010.
This latest announcement marks Tiger Airways’ 34th destination in Asia-Pacific, and its third in India besides Bangalore and Chennai.
Rosalynn Tay, Tiger Airways Singapore Managing Director, said, “We are pleased to expand Tiger Airways’ low-fare offering to the world’s second most populous country.
“Tiruchirappalli, or Trichy, is not just a destination in its own right. It also serves the vast hinterland of south India, being centrally located in Tamil Nadu.
“As the only airline to fly direct from there to Singapore, we offer travelers much greater convenience and valuable time savings, in addition to our famous low, low fares.”
Tickets are on sale now, from only S$70 one way excluding taxes, for travel between 1 November 2010 and 26 March 2011. There are four flights weekly, on every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
In other news, the airline is also growing its pawprint in India by increasing flights to Chennai, from 11 times weekly to twice daily.
Tiger Airways continues to serve Bangalore with five flights per week.
Source = e-Travel Blackboard: C.F