With an aim to prove that their win against the World Champions India lately was not a fluke, the England cricket team, led by Alastair Cook, arrived here on Tuesday.
The English team will first play the five-match ODI series against the home side before taking them on in a one-off Twenty20 international.
The England squad arrived at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here and left for a city Hotel.
The ODI series will begin here on October 14 while the other matches will be played in Delhi (October 17), Mohali (October 20), Mumbai (October 23) and Kolkata (October 25).
The only T20 match will be played in Kolkata on October 29.
England are also scheduled to play two warm-up games on October 8 and 11 at the Gymkhana ground in Hyderabad.