AirAsia India is set to add Pune to its route network on December 17, 2014. The airline will operate direct, daily flights on Bengaluru-Pune and Pune-Jaipur sectors. AirAsia will become the first airline to operate flights from Pune to Jaipur, stated a release.

To celebrate the launch, AirAsia India is offering all-inclusive promotional fare from as low as Rs 1,499 one way from on Bengaluru-Pune route and Rs 2,999 on Pune-Jaipur sector. Bookings under this special offer can be made on the airline’s website until November 26 for travel from December 17 to January 17, 2016.

Mittu Chandilya, CEO, AirAsia India said, “At AirAsia, we are determined to innovate at every stage and it is our constant endeavour to provide greater flexibility of choice to our passengers. With the surge in business and leisure travel, we truly believe Pune has tremendous potential. We have done a complete analysis of this sector and it is a part our growth strategy to provide convenient, comfortable and enjoyable flying experience via direct flights to first time and frequent flyers.”

Further, AirAsia India has also increased the frequency of flights from 7 to 14 times a week on the Bengaluru-Jaipur route. The additional frequency I51720 will depart from Bengaluru at 6:00 am and reach Jaipur at 8:30 am. Flight No I5 1721 will depart Jaipur at 8:55 am and reach Bengaluru at 11:30 am.