KUALA LUMPUR, March 9 2019 : AirAsia X Bhd has commenced a direct service between Kuala Lumpur and one of northwest China’s largest cities, Lanzhou, beginning May 1, 2019.
The company said the four times a week service would be the only direct service to the capital of Gansu Province from Kuala Lumpur.
In a statement, AirAsia X chief executive officer Benyamin Ismail said the airline would continue to serve the needs of Malaysian and Chinese travellers alike.
“AirAsia is committed to growing its footprint in China. Last year, we announced a new route to Tianjin, and today’s addition of Lanzhou to our network is proof of our commitment to expanding our presence in this key market,” he said.
AirAsia X is offering all-inclusive member fare from as low as RM149 for standard seats and RM789 for premium flatbed via airasia.com or AirAsia mobile app until March 24, 2019, for the travel period of May 1, 2019 to Oct 26, 2019.
Meanwhile, the budget airline is offering five million promotional seats and this time with a bundle of discounts for hotels, add-ons and duty-free products.
Promotional all-in members fares are up for grabs from as low as RM12 for flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuantan, Johor Bahru, Kota Bharu and Penang, and from RM36 for flights to Can Tho, Padang, Hua Hin, Siem Reap, Banda Aceh, and many more.
“Fly with AirAsia X (long-haul, low-cost affiliate affiliate of AirAsia Bhd) from as low as RM199 for flights from Kuala Lumpur to Tianjin, Gold Coast, Osaka, Seoul, Honolulu and others.
“For comfort and perks, the Premium Flatbed from Kuala Lumpur to Jaipur, Taipei, Chengdu, Fukuoka, Jeju from only RM699,” AirAsia said in a statement today.
Bookings can be done at airasia.com and the AirAsia mobile app from March 11-17, 2019 for travel between Sept 1,2019 and June 2, 2020. – Bernama