Adding Belgaum in Karnataka as its 58th destination, low-cost carrier IndiGo announced on Wednesday that it will start daily flights on Bengaluru-Belgaum route from September 8. Additional daily flights on Bengaluru-Madurai route will also be started from the same day, it said.

“Further strengthening its connectivity out of Bengaluru, these new routes will be serviced by an ATR-18 aircraft,” the airline said in a statement. IndiGo’s Chief Commercial Officer William Boulter said, “These flights will strengthen point-to-point connectivity out of Bengaluru and enhance mobility within southern India.”

“We will continue to expand according to sectoral demand and offer an on-time, courteous and hassle-free service and affordable flying experience to our customers,” he said.