How to REACH : ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS
There are only two ways to reach Port Blair, capital of Andaman & Nicobar Islands :- either by Air or by Sea.
- Flight : You have direct daily flights to Port Blair from Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore. And some flights from Visakhapatnam on certain days. Flights from Kolkata & Chennai take roughly 2 hours while the one from Delhi & Mumbai takes 5 hours.
- Ship : They sail from Chennai, Vizag & Kolkata. There are usually 3-4 sailings every month and the tentative sailing schedule can be found here. Ship voyage takes about 60-70 hours.
Airport : Veer Savarkar International Airport, Port Blair
Flights available from :
- Foreign charter flights are also permitted to land at Port Blair subject to the fulfillment of guidelines of the Director General of Civil Aviation.
All flights from Kolkata & Chennai are direct flights and takes around 2 hours .Flights from Delhi & Mumbai fly via Chennai or Kolkata and take around 5 hours.
Name of Carrier
|Air India||Kolkata - Port Blair - Kolkata | Chennai - Port Blair - Chennai | Visakhapatnam - Port Blair - Visakhapatnam|
|Jet Airways||Mumbai - Chennai - Port Blair - Chennai - Mumbai | Delhi - Kolkata - Port Blair - Kolkata - Delhi|
|Go Air||Delhi - Kolkata - Port Blair - Kolkata - Delhi | Mumbai - Chennai - Port Blair - Chennai - Mumbai | Bangalore - Port Blair - Bangalore|
|Spice Jet||Delhi - Kolkata - Port Blair - Kolkata - Delhi | Mumbai - Chennai - Port Blair - Chennai - Mumbai|