Port Blair on South Andaman Island is the capital city of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, an Indian territory in the Bay of Bengal. It is connected to mainland India through air and sea. Daily flights operate from Chennai, Kolkata & Bhubaneswar to Port Blair's Veer Savarkar Airport. Flights operate from Bangalore, Mumbai, Hyderabad and New Delhi during tourist seasons based on demand. Shipping services are available from Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakhapatnam to Port Blair. There is a sailing generally twice or thrice a month from Chennai/Kolkata/Vizag to Port Blair.