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AirAsia’s Lowest.Fares.Ever Launched

A330-300 AirAsia X_1AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes today announced details of AirAsia’s Lowest Fares Ever sale in Australia.

“To keep our promise of low fares to some amazing destinations we’re thrilled to have four of AirAsia’s most popular destinations on sale which represent the cost of taxes and charges only,” Mr Fernandes said.

“Phuket, Ho Chi Minh City, Langkawi and Penang are extremely popular fly-thru destinations on our network for Aussies.”

From the Gold Coast the sale fare is priced from only $67*, from Melbourne and Perth from $78* and from Sydney from only $87*.

The sale commences today from 6.00pm AEDT for 24 hours only or until sold out. Travel period is from 1st September to 18th November 2015.

For bookings or further information visit www.airasia.com.  Flights and fares are subject to availability.

Since 2007 AirAsia has carried 7.5 million passengers both ways between Australia and Asia. AirAsia X currently flies from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast 5 times weekly, Sydney 7 times weekly and Melbourne and Perth each 11 times weekly.

Indonesia AirAsia flies Perth to Bali (Denpasar) 4 times daily and Darwin to Bali 4 times weekly. Indonesia AirAsia X commences direct flights from Melbourne to Bali from 18th March 2015 with 2 flights per week increasing to 5 times weekly from 1st April 2015.

AirAsia provides Australians with low cost fares and access to over 100 destinations across 23 countries.

The AirAsia Group received its sixth consecutive title as the World’s Best and Asia’s Best Low Cost Airline at the 2014 Skytrax World Airline Awards. AirAsia X was awarded the World’s Best Low Cost Airline Premium Seat and the World’s Best Low Cost Airline Premium Cabin titles at the awards.

About the AirAsia Group

AirAsia, the leading and largest low-cost carrier in Asia, services the most extensive network with over 100 destinations. Within 13 years of operations, AirAsia has carried over 250 million guests and grown its fleet from just two aircraft to over 160. The airline is proud to be a truly ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) airline with established operations based in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, and India, servicing a network stretching across all ASEAN countries and beyond. AirAsia was named the World’s Best Low Cost Airline in the annual World Airline Survey by Skytrax for six consecutive years in 2009-14. AirAsia is the first airline globally to collaborate with INTERPOL to implement the I-Checkit system to screen the passports of all its prospective passengers against information contained in the world police body’s Stolen and Lost Travel Documents (SLTD) database.

About AirAsia X AirAsia X is the long-haul, low-fare affiliate of the AirAsia Group that currently flies to destinations in China, Australia, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Nepal and the Middle East. The airline currently serves 19 destinations across Asia (Haneda, Narita, Osaka, Seoul, Busan, Taipei, Xian, Beijing, Hangzhou, Chengdu, Shanghai, Chongqing, Colombo and Kathmandu), Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Gold Coast) and the Middle East (Jeddah). AirAsia X currently operates a fleet of 25 Airbus A330-300s, each with a seat configuration of 12 Business Class seats and 365 Economy seats. The airline has carried over 19 million guests since it commenced long-haul in 2007. AirAsia X was awarded the World’s Best Low Cost Airline Premium Cabin and Best Low Cost Airline Premium Seat titles for two consecutive years at the 2014 Skytrax World Airline Awards. Our vision is to further solidify our position as the global leader in low-cost, long-haul aviation and create the first global multi-hub low-cost carrier network along with other carriers of the AirAsia Group.

Media enquiries to Brenton Gibbs on +61 (0)419 828 440 or brenton@rgcommunications.com.au