In order to meet the increasing passenger demand on the Doha (Qatar) - Bengaluru (India) (formerly known as Bangalore) route, Qatar Airways is increasing its capacity on the route from August 1, 2015. Currently Qatar Airways operates a Boeing 787 on the Doha–Bengaluru route with 254 seats. Starting August 1, the Boeing 787 will be replaced by a Boeing 777, with a capacity of 335 seats.
Group Chief Executive of Qatar Airways, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker said, “The strengthening of the Doha–Bengaluru route reflects increased passenger demand and reaffirms our continuous expansion strategy for the Indian market. There are a large numbers of expatriates from South India who are working in Doha, and with our increasing capacity we aim to offer our customers a superior travel experience and seamless connectivity into the State of Qatar.
The Doha – Bengaluru daily flight schedules from 1st August 2015 are:
Depart Doha QR572 at 20:00, arrive Bengaluru at 02:45 (next day)
Depart Bengaluru QR573 at 04:15, arrive Doha at 05:40