IndiGo Makes Its Way To Central Asia; Adds Direct Flights To Uzbekistan’s Tashkent From Delhi

by Shreya Ghosh

IndiGo marked its entry to Central Asia by announcing direct flights to Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan. With this grand beginning, the airline established its 31st international destination. The airline announced the incredible news of marking its 110th overall destination on Wednesday. It is all set to operate direct flights to Tashkent from Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport from 22 September 2023.

IndiGo Launches Weekly Flights To Tashkent


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India’s largest airline announced non-stop flights to Tashkent from Delhi and vice versa on 16 August. The air travel will be operated between Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi to Islam Karimov Tashkent International Airport in Tashkent. IndiGo will commence 4 weekly direct flights between both of these cities. The launch of this new route within Asia is to cater to the rise in demand for flights here.

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The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has provided approval to IndiGo for starting flight services to the Uzbekistan capital. Now, it is only a wait of a month to start flight operations between these cities.

The airline shared its plans for establishing international routes to foreign countries in June 2023. There are plans to launch non-stop flights to Africa and Central Asia, according to a report by CNBC TV18.

Here Are All The Details About Flights Operating Between Delhi & Tashkent


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From the IndiGo flight no. to the timing of departure and landing, here’s everything you need to know.


  • Flight no. 6E 1805 will be operating on this route.
  • IndiGo flights will take off from Indira Gandhi International Airport every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday.
  • The first flight will take off on 22 September 2023.
  • The departure time is 8:50 PM.
  • The arrival time at Tashkent is 11:25 PM.

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  • IndiGo Flight no. 6E 1806 will be taking off from Islam Karimov Tashkent International Airport.
  • Flights will take off every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
  • The first flight will take off on 23 September 2023.
  • The departure time is 1:05 AM.
  • The arrival time at Tashkent is 5:10 AM.

Are you ready to take off for a grand journey to Tashkent with IndiGo?

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