AirAsia increases flights to Manila & Banda Aceh

Direct Kuala Lumpur – Manila flights are now 3x daily, while Kuala Lumpur – Banda Aceh flights will operate 10x weekly

AirAsia, the truly Asean airline will be increasing flight frequencies from Kuala Lumpur – Manila (MNL) from twice to 3x daily, as well as Kuala Lumpur – Banda Aceh (BTJ) from daily flights to 10x weekly.

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AirAsia increases flights to Manila & Banda Aceh

The Kuala Lumpur – Manila added frequency will commence on 12 July 2015, while the Kuala Lumpur – Banda Aceh added flights will begin operations on 16 July 2015. Both flights will be operated by AirAsia Berhad with the flight code AK.

Additional Flight Frequencies Kuala Lumpur – Manila (commence 12 July 2015):

RouteFlight NoETDETAAdditional Frequency
Kuala Lumpur – Manila


AK 5820820hrs1215hrs 



(Total now 3x daily including two flights operated by AirAsia Zest daily)

Manila – Kuala Lumpur


AK 5831240hrs1635hrs

In conjunction with this exciting news, AirAsia is offering a special promotion with all-in-fares from as low as RM216 (Php2,634) one way from Kuala Lumpur to Manila for all bookings made from 20 April 2015 until 26 April 2015 for the travel period from 22 April to 30 September 2015.

Additional Flight Frequencies Kuala Lumpur – Banda Aceh (commencing 16 July 2015):

RouteFlight NoETDETAAdditional Frequency
Kuala Lumpur – Banda Aceh


AK 4210750hrs0825hrs 

Every Tuesday, Thursday,Saturday

(Total now 10x weekly)


Banda Aceh – Kuala Lumpur


AK 4200850hrs1120hrs

All-in-fares from as low as RM119 (Php 1,451.20) one way are also available for Kuala Lumpur – Banda Aceh flights, and the booking period will be from 20 – 26 April 2015, for travel period from 16 July – 30 September 2015. Guests can also book their flights via AirAsia’s mobile app on iPhone and Android devices, as well as its mobile site

AirAsia also connects Malaysia to the Philippines with daily flights from Kuala Lumpur to Clark and Kalibo – gateway to Boracay, as well as to Cebu with 3x weekly flights. While guests from Kota Kinabalu, Sabah can connect to Manila with daily flights, and Cebu with 4x weekly flights via flights operated by AirAsia Zest in the Philippines. Apart from that, guests can take advantage of AirAsia’s network domestically in the Philippines; and connect onwards to nearby cities of Puerto Princessa – Palawan, Tagbilaran, Kalibo, Tacloban and Cebu via flights operated by AirAsia Philippines and AirAsia Zest.

AirAsia operates more than 250x weekly flights connecting Malaysia and Indonesia covering 16 cities throughout the archipelago. Direct flights available from various hub in Malaysia from Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Penang and Kota Kinabalu to Balikpapan, Bandung, Bali, Lombok Jakarta, Medan, Banda Acheh, Jogjakarta, Padang, Palembang, Pekanbaru, Pontianak, Semarang, Solo, Surabaya, and Makassar.

Banda Aceh is known as the land of friendly smiles, untouched natural beauty and rich heritage located at the westernmost point of the Indonesian archipelago. It provides visitors with a wide range of experiences from idyllic beaches, outdoor & nature activities, to culture and heritage tours. The Banda Aceh mini travel guide can be downloaded via AirAsia’s travel guide page at

Discover more of the Philippines, as well as Indonesia by downloading AirAsia’s ‘Awesome Philippines’ and ‘Awesome Indonesia’ travel guides at The travel guides are free and include essential travel information at each domestic destination such as accommodation, transport and the must-see’s and must-do’s of in the Philippines which provide travelers with a better insight into the places they are visiting. For more updates on AirAsia’s latest news, as well as promotions, activities and contests, connect with them viaTwitter ( or Facebook (

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