To Delhi without transfers: Belavia launches a new route
On August 11, Belavia Belarusian Arline is planning to operate its first regular flight on the Minsk-Delhi-Minsk route. At the beginning of the flight program the passengers will be able to travel in this direction once a week with the departure from Minsk on Fridays (from Delhi – on Saturdays), and from September 20, the schedule will include a second flight per week with the departure from Minsk on Wednesdays (from Delhi – on Thursdays). Departure from Minsk is at 20.25, arrival in Delhi is at 05.35, the travel time is 6 hours and 40 minutes. The return flight from Delhi is scheduled at 06.55, passengers will arrive in Minsk at 11.40, the travel time is 7 hours and 15 minutes. The time for all airports is local, the difference with Minsk is two and a half hours.
The cost of a one-way ticket starts from 319 euro, of the round-trip ticket - from 569 euro (SMART fare). Tickets can be bought on the website of the airline, in the Belavia mobile application, at ticket sales offices and from agents.
“We know that passengers have been looking forward to the opening of this flight. Our specialists have been working hard for a long time to fulfill the travelers’ wish. I can firmly say that this is one of the most interesting destinations in the route network of the airline. We have solved the problem of those, who have long dreamed to dive into the Indian flavor and experience the culture of another country, but were not ready to set out on a long journey with layovers. Now, to travel to India all you have to do is buy one ticket, take a good mood and get on the plane, and we will take you to new emotions. We also expect that the launch of flights between Minsk and Delhi will foster development of cooperation between Belarus and India”, said Igor Cherginets, Director General of the Airline.
To travel to India the citizens of the Republic of Belarus are to have a visa, which can be obtained online: an electronic visa is issued for a period of 30 days, a year or 5 years. More information on how to get a visa and the required documents can be found on the website of the Embassy of India in Minsk.
Indira Gandhi International Airport is located 16 kilometers from the city centre. You can get to Delhi by taxi, metro, bus or rented car.