AirAsia will launch 3 direct flights per week from Changi Airport Singapore to Lombok International Airport (Bandar Udara Internasional Lombok) on 28 January 2015.
Great news for all of you who want to travel to the amazing Gili islands. From 28th January 2015 onward AirAsia will fly 3 times a week (Wednesday, Friday, Sunday) direct from Changi Airport (SIN), Singapore to Lombok International Airport (LOP). With those 3 flights a week, AirAsia is closing the gap left by SilkAir which is flying to Lombok from Singapore 5 times a week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday).This makes Singapore, the second city in south east Asia (next to Kuala Lumpur) with daily flights to Lombok. There a few different options to go from the airport in Lombok to one of the beautiful Gili Islands. <Read more>
To introduce the new route AirAsia is offering promotional fares as low as S$ 45 (all-in) for a one way flight from Lombok to Singapore and S$ 79 (all-in) for a one way flight from Singapore to Lombok. Please bear in mind that promotional seats are limited and may not be available on all flights, public holidays, school breaks and weekends. The promotion is available for booking from 1st to 7th December and valid for travels from 28th January 2015 to 17th January 2016.
On Tuesday Sunu Widyatmoko, Chief Executive Officer at AirAsia Indonesia, said, “We are thrilled to launch these routes to provide greater connectivity between Singapore and Indonesia. These routes opening are part of our long-term commitment to promote Indonesian tourism to the world. We hope these new routes will further contribute to the development of tourism and business activities among the three cities.”
On the Singapore side, AirAsia Singapore’s CEO Logan Velaitham, hopes that the new launch will further open up more unique destinations for Singaporeans, as well as driving more traffic to Changi Airport.