ANA includes free domestic flights in limited “HELLO BLUE SALE”
Japan’s largest and 5-Star airline for seven consecutive years, All Nippon Airways (ANA) is launching its “Hello Blue Sale” – a region-wide side in Asia and Australia which includes free domestic flights within Japan, on November 29 to December 3, 2019. The 17 eligible departure cities during the sales period include Bangkok, Chennai, Delhi, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Mumbai, Perth, Phnom Penh, Seoul (Gimpo), Singapore, Sydney, Taipei (Taoyuan and Songshan), Yangon.
This latest offering from ANA gives its passengers the opportunity to have a free stopover in Tokyo, and experience both Tokyo and other Japanese cities such as Osaka, Hokkaido, and Okinawa. Hello Blue Sale also includes Business Class seat discounts on Seoul, Hong Kong, and Taipei flights.
Considered as ANA’s largest sales for cities in Asia and Australia, they will also include Economy Class seat discounts on flights from 17 cities in Asia and Australia to Japan. To make it more interesting, “Hello Blue Sale” will also offer its travelers an option to add a domestic round trip flight within Japan for no additional fare.
According to Isao Ono, Vice President of Marketing and Sales, Asia and Oceania, ANA, because of the positive customer feedback from their past four editions of HELLO BLUE SALE, they’ve decided to bring it back with even more benefits for customers. “We hope that the addition of a free domestic flight in Japan will encourage passengers departing from Asia and Australia explore to all that Japan has to offer. ANA is committed to offering a superior customer experience which includes offering accessible prices,” she added.
In addition to reduced economy fares, the HELLO BLUE SALE includes Business Class seat discounts on flights departing from Seoul, Hong Kong, and Taipei.
Passengers can make flight reservation via their contries’ ANA website or through travel agencies. Local airport taxes may apply.
- Applicable for customers who purchase HELLO BLUE SALE promotional fares from 17 eligible departure cities to Japan only.
- Applicable booking class is economy K class from 17 cities and business class P from Seoul, Hong Kong, and Taipei. (There are some exceptions of Chennai K class and Seoul P class. Please refer to ANA website for detail.
- These domestic tickets must be issued in conjunction with the purchase of the international tickets into Japan
- Customers will receive one domestic flight when connecting to or traveling via an ANA international flight limited from Haneda or Narita airport.
- A consumption tax will apply for domestic passengers immediately connecting to/from international flights if the connection time between the domestic flight and the international flight is more than 24 hours.
All Nippon Airways or ANA is the only Japanese airline to win a 5-star rating from SKYTRAX since 2013. They also have been recognized by Air Transport World as “Airline of the Year” three times in the past 10 years – 2007, 2013 and 2018, becoming one of the few airlines winning this prestigious award multiple times.
Founded in 1952, ANA started on having two helicopters and has become the largest airline in Japan, as well as one of the most significant airlines in Asia, operating 82 international routes and 118 domestic routes.
The airline offers a unique dual hub model that enables passengers to travel to Tokyo and connect through the two airports in the metropolitan Tokyo, NARITA, and HANEDA, to various destinations throughout Japan, and also offers same-day connections between various North American, Asian and Chinese cities.
ANA has been a member of Star Alliance since 1999 and has joint venture partnerships with United Airlines, Lufthansa German Airlines, Swiss International Airlines, and Austrian Airlines.
Besides the full service and award winner carrier ANA, the ANA Group has two LCCs as consolidated subsidiaries, Vanilla Air Inc. and Peach Aviation Limited. The ANA Group carried 54.4 million passengers in FY2018, has approximately 43,000 employees and a fleet of 260 aircraft. ANA is a proud launch customer and the biggest operator of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.