Air travel by Bengaluru Airport has been expensive, increase in UDF charges

Air travel by Bengaluru Airport has been expensive
Air travel by Bengaluru Airport has been expensive

Air travel by Bengaluru Airport has become expensive. In fact, the Airports Economic Regulatory Authority (AERA) has approved the increase of 120% of the user development fees to be collected with tickets from passengers traveling from this airport.

"The development of the user development fee (UDF) for domestic flights has been increased from Rs 139 to Rs 306, with the order of AERA," said the statement issued by the Bangalore Airport. In the case of international flights, it would be Rs 1,226, which was earlier Rs 558. "The statement issued by the airport said that new charges for domestic and international travel have been increased by 120 percent and 119 percent respectively. . The revised tariff will be applicable on tickets purchased between April 16 and August 15. The increased charges will be withdrawn from August 16.

This permission has been given to raise funds for this third busiest airport expansion projects after Delhi and Mumbai. Although this new rate is for four months. A total of 13,000 crore expansion plans include construction of new terminals, construction of second runway, road access and multi-model transport center. These works are aimed to be completed by March 2021.

Passenger service fees may also increase

In order to pay the crores of rupees to the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), which protects the airport in the past, a government committee had recommended to increase passenger service fees (PSF). If the government approves this recommendation then your air travel will be expensive. Explain that domestic air travelers have to pay a PSF to travel within the country.