KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 24 2020 : AirAsia is offering one million zero-fare seats to long-haul destinations, including Australia, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and India.
The promotional airfares on sale by its long-haul affiliate AirAsia X are free excluding taxes and any applicable fees.
The airline said in a statement that the promotional seats are from Kuala Lumpur to destinations including Melbourne (Avalon), Gold Coast, Perth, Sydney, Fukuoka, Tokyo (Narita), Seoul, Busan, Taipei and Ahmedabad.
Those interested have 72 hours to book their flights by logging in to airasia.com or via the AirAsia mobile app starting today for travel between March 1, 2020 and Oct 31, 2020.
AirAsia group head of commercial Amanda Woo said in the statement that it is the first time the airline is offering zero-fare seats for long-haul destinations.
She added that there will also be an extended travel period from March through to the end of October to appeal to a broad range of travellers.