Recently, Air India’ wholly-owned subsidiary Alliance Air announced the start of new flight operations connecting Visakhapatnam (Vizag), Vijayawada and Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh. 


The new flight would enable passengers from Visakhapatnam to reach Tirupati within two and a half hours. It will be an ATR-42 aircraft with the capacity of 70, Air India said in a release. The new flight will be operated on all days except Wednesdays. 


The flight departs Vizag at 6:30 am to arrive at Vijayawada at 7:30 am. It departs from Vijayawada at 7:55 am to arrive at Tirupati at 9:00 am. 


During the return journey, the flight leaves Tirupati at 9:25 am to arrive at Vijayawada at 10:30 am. It then departs from Vijayawada at 10:55 am to arrive at Vizag at 11:55 am.