Kolkata Jammu Flights Information
Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal, is a major centre of commerce, culture and education of India. The city draws tourists and travellers from all across the country and the globe. On the other hand, Jammu is the winter capital of the state of Jammu & Kashmir. Endowed with breathtaking natural beauty and revered shrines, the city is frequented by thousands every day. Interlinking the two cities are regular flights of prominent airlines, including Air India, SpiceJet and JetKonnect, with the latter operating maximum number of Kolkata Jammu flights. The flights on the route have to cover an aerial distance of 1737.06 km (1079.36 miles), and it takes a minimum of 4 hours 20 minutes to reach Jammu from Kolkata.
Although there are no non-stop or direct flights operating on the Kolkata Jammu route, travellers have more than 70 options of connecting flights on a given day. The earliest Kolkata Jammu flight takes off from Kolkata at 06:00 hours on all weekdays, except Saturday. On Saturdays, the first flight is run jointly by Jet Airways and GoAir, which departs from Kolkata at 05:40 hours. This connecting flight takes passengers to Jammu via Mumbai. The last flight in this route leaves for Jammu at 21:05 hours every day. Majority of Kolkata Jammu flights have stoppage at New Delhi.
The Kolkata Airport, also known as the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU), is counted among the busiest airports of the country. A major hub of many domestic and international flights, it has world-class infrastructure and facilities like shopping and eating outlets, wheelchair accessibility and travel counter. Jammu Airport (IXJ), on the other hand, solely serves domestic flights and has facilities like tourist information counter, wheelchairs, car parking area and restaurant.