AirAsia announces DAILY flights from Kuala Lumpur to Balikpapan

Airline bolsters its position as provider of the best connectivity from Malaysia to Indonesia, with more than 300 flights weekly

SEPANG, 18 August 2014

AirAsia announced daily flights from Kuala Lumpur to Balikpapan which is set to commence on 16 October 2014, boosting the airline’s seamless connectivity between Malaysia and Indonesia.
At present, the airline serves the Kuala Lumpur – Balikpapan route with only 3x weekly flights (Wednesday, Friday & Sunday).
To celebrate the announcement of the additional flight frequencies, AirAsia is offering special promotional all-in fares for flights from Kuala Lumpur – Balikpapan, from as low as RM189* one way.  Booking period for this promotion is from 18 - 24 August 2014, for the travel period from 19 August 2014 – 31 January 2015.

This fantastic promotion is available online at  and also via AirAsia’s mobile apps on iPhone, Android devices and the Blackberry 10, and also AirAsia’s mobile site at This promotion is available for existing flight frequencies and the additional flight frequencies to be introduced on 16 October.

Guests can also enjoy travel flexibility with AirAsia Premium Flex from Kuala Lumpur – Balikpapan, with all-in fares from as low as RM430*. With Premium Flex, guests can look forward to various benefits which provide essential preferences for business travel such as flexibility to change their flight up to 2 times with no change fee+, complimentary 20kg baggage allowance, Xpress boarding & Xpress baggage and other perks.  

With the additional flight frequencies, AirAsia guests can look forward to added convenience as there are now more flight time options available to this destination.

Balikpapan is a seaport city that is not only famous for its timber, mining and petroleum exports but also the gateway to beautiful Borneo tropical rainforest, breathtaking islands, tranquil beaches, sumptuous cuisine and many other attractions. 

To learn more about the beauty and wonders of Balikpapan and Indonesia, download AirAsia’s ‘Awesome Indonesia’ travel guide at The travel guides are absolutely free and include essential travel information such as accommodation, transportation and the must-see’s and must-do’s in Indonesia.

AirAsia presents the best connectivity from Malaysia to Indonesia, with more than 300 flights weekly. The airline operates direct flights to various Indonesian destinations from its Malaysian hubs in Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Penang and Kota Kinabalu, such as to Jakarta, Balikpapan, Bandung, Bali, Lombok, Medan, Palembang, Surabaya, Yogyakarta and others. For the full list of AirAsia’s Indonesian destinations, visit the airline’s website at    

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