Qatar Airways now offers non-stop flights to Nagpur from Doha, effective 1 December 2015 taking the airline’s total weekly passenger flights from 95 to 102 across 13 key cities in India.
Nagpur is third largest city in the Indian state of Maharashtra and is a major trade and business center. The city has been identified as one of the flagship smart metropolises by the Government of India, with a special economic zone, multi-modal international cargo hub and a new airport in the pipeline.
Qatar Airways will operate an A320 daily between Doha and Nagpur with an average flight time of just over four hours. The aircraft will feature 144 seats in a two-class configuration of 12 seats in Business Class and 132 seats in Economy.
Group Chief Executive of Qatar Airways, Akbar Al Baker, said:
Qatar Airways is proud of the fact that we serve more destinations in India than any other country in our network. Leisure and business travellers from Nagpur can now experience enhanced connectivity to more than 150 international destinations through seamless connections via Doha’s Hamad International Airport.’
Qatar Airways connects 13 cities in India to an exciting choice of destinations via its hub in Doha including Chicago, Dallas, Houston, London, Miami, New York, Paris, Philadelphia, Barcelona, Rome, Washington D.C. and many more.
Qatar Airways Cargo also has robust operations in India, currently offering its services to Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai with 27 freighter frequencies per week. In addition, Qatar Airways also carries cargo in the belly-hold space of all passenger aircraft.
Doha-Nagpur Daily Schedule – 1 December 2015 onwards:
QR 588 Depart 7:55 pm Arrival 2:15 am
Nagpur-Doha Daily Flight Schedule – 2 December 2015 onwards:
QR 589 Depart 3:45 am Arrival 5:55 am