Are you also planning to travel by flight in the coming time? So increase your travel expenses further. Because Indigo Airlines is going to increase its flight tickets. The reason behind increasing the fare is the increased charge of the airline (IndiGo Introducing Fuel Charge). Indigo has imposed this charge from Friday 6th October. Only after that the fares are estimated to increase.
Which charge was imposed?
IndiGo has announced that it will impose surcharge on its fuel prices (IndiGo Introducing Fuel Charge) for domestic and international flights. This decision has been taken after the continuously increasing prices of ATF. Only after this it is believed that due to this, flight tickets may also become expensive. Some time ago the company had also increased the salaries of its employees. Even after this it was being said on social media that its burden will be passed on the customers by increasing the fare.
How much will ATF prices cost?
Fuel charges will be levied by Indigo Airlines based on distance. Out of which the minimum charge has been fixed at Rs 300 and the maximum at Rs 1000.
Know how much fuel charge will be charged on the basis of kilometer
Fuel charge on kilometer basis is Rs 300 for distance less than 500 km, Rs 400 for distance 501 to 1000 km, Rs 550 for distance 1001 to 1500 km, Rs 650 for distance 1501 to 2500 km, Fuel charge will be Rs 800 for distance between 2501 to 3500 kilometers and Rs 1000 for 3501 kilometers and above.
What is the reason behind the decision?
The reason behind imposing fuel charge was also explained by the airline company. He said that this is due to the increase in the prices of aviation turbine fuel in the last few years. Their prices are increasing every month. Due to which the cost of travel is also increasing. ATF accounts for a large portion of operating expenses. Fuel charge is being imposed to deal with this cost.