Qantas and Jetstar are to grow their international network out of Sydney, with new direct routes to India and Korea taking off this year.
Qantas will operate four weekly return flights from Sydney to Bengaluru (formerly known as Bangalore) from September 14, using its widebody Airbus A330 aircraft.
These will be the first non-stop flights between Australia and southern India and will cut almost three hours off the current fastest travel time from Sydney to Bengaluru.
Qantas will continue to operate up to five flights a week between Melbourne and Delhi.
Qantas intends to enter into a codeshare agreement with IndiGo, India’s largest domestic read more ⇒