AirAsia reinstate Johor Bahru to Bandung, Indonesia route with 3x weekly flights

Promo seats with all-in-fares as low as RM99 one way open for booking from 5th-10th August at www.airasia.com with flights commencing on 16th October 2014

JOHOR BAHRU, 5th August 2014

AirAsia will be re-connecting direct flights from Johor Bahru to Bandung, Indonesia with 3x weekly frequency effective 16th October 2014. Promotional seats will be available for booking online at www.airasia.com with all in fares from RM 99 one way from Tuesday, 5th August onwards.

The 3x weekly direct flights will operate every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, marking AirAsia’s fourth Indonesian destination connected with direct flights from the airline’s southern hub – Johor Bahru, apart from Yogyakarta, Surabaya, and Lombok.

Special promotional seats with all in fares from RM99 one way are available for booking at www.airasia.com from 5th – 10th August 2014, for the travel period from 16th October 2014 – 31st July 2015. Booking is also available on AirAsia’s mobile apps through iPhone, Android devices, Blackberry10 and the Windows Platform. Search AirAsia on the respective app stores to download and start booking, or visit AirAsia’s mobile site at mobile.airasia.com

Spencer Lee, Head of Commercial of AirAsia Berhad commented, “AirAsia is committed towards connecting communities in the region especially from our southern hub - Johor Bahru. The cooling city of Bandung is a shopping paradise and home to recreational activities filled with scenic landscapes, and we are proud to continue to operate this route as part of our extensive list of exciting destinations.”

Bandung, often dubbed as Paris Van Java, is surrounded by a cool atmosphere and is known for its colonial architecture. It is a great getaway destination for travelers and families alike. For nature lovers and adventure seekers - Lembang Hills, Mount Tangkuban Perahu and Ciater Hot Spring are not to be missed. The largest indoor theme park in South East Asia, Trans Studio is also located in Bandung.

The direct flight was previously operated by AirAsia Indonesia (flight code QZ) and will now be operated by Malaysia AirAsia (flight code AK), AirAsia is the only airline providing direct flights from Johor Bahru – Bandung. Stay tuned to AirAsia’s Twitter (twitter.com/AirAsia) and Facebook (facebook.com/AirAsia) for updates on latest promotions, activities and AirAsia news.