AirAsia Expands its Indonesia Route Network; Adds Flights to Pontianak and Jakarta

AirAsia is delighted to announce the addition of new routes to its network. Starting from June 5, 2017, AirAsia will operate daily direct flights to Pontianak, Indonesia from Kuching, Malaysia. In addition, AirAsia Indonesia will begin thrice-a-week direct flight service between Jakarta and Macau from August 7, 2017. The airline targets to increase this service from three to four weekly flights soon. To cater the growing travel demand from Chinese and Indian tourists to Indonesia, the airline is launching the new Jakarta-Macau route.

AirAsia

Pontianak is the AirAsia Indonesia’s second international destination and also marks 10th destination from Kuching. The latest route will enhance the connectivity between Indonesia and Malaysia.

Air Asia’s head of commercial Spencer Lee said in a statement: “Pontianak offers a unique experience for travellers with it being one of the 12 cities that straddle the Equator. We are confident this new route will contribute to the five million tourists target for Sarawak this year aside from boosting the local economy and trade sector.”

Indonesia – A Glimpse to the Island Beauty

The Republic of Indonesia is the largest archipelago in the world. Indonesia is formed of total 13,466 large and small tropical islands fringed with white sandy beaches, pristine natural beauty, and picturesque locales. The country is well connected by flights. The main cities Jakarta, Bali, Medan, Padang, Solo, Yogyakarta, Bandung, Surabaya, Makassar are well connected by domestic and international flights.

About AirAsia:

AirAsia is world’s best low-cost airline that connects Asia and Australia continent. The airline operates cheapest flights to over 100 destinations in both the continents. AirAsia’s affiliates are AirAsia Berhad, AirAsia Indonesia, Thai AirAsia, Philippines AirAsia, AirAsia India, AirAsia X, Thai AirAsia X, and Indonesia AirAsia X.

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Top 10 Airlines that are on Egypt’s Favorite Airlines List

Do you know the first airline from the Middle East region was from Egypt? Yes, EgyptAir was the first airline from the region to operate domestic flights. Today, Egypt’s sky is filled with domestic and international airlines. However, of all these, there are few airlines which have made the place in people’s heart with their services. Here’s a list of 10 airlines which have been on Egypt’s favorite airlines list from years and continue to do so. So what makes these 10 airlines Egypt’s favorite. Let’s find out.

EgyptAir

EgyptAir is the national airline of Egypt. With its main hub at Cairo, the Egyptian airline travels from the city of Pyramids to over 70 destinations worldwide.

Egyptair

The distinguished amenities by EgyptAir are:

  • Home tag — baggage check in at home
  • Auto check in
  • Well-designed airport lounges with prayer room facilities
  • Egypt Air Plus — the airline’s frequent flyer program for loyal travelers
  • Travel guide for home country Egypt

Qatar Airways

Qatar airways is one of the youngest airlines but its achievement has been big. Established in 1997, the airline is the national flag carrier of Qatar. The airline recently had offered free tabs and laptops on its US flights, after the electronics ban imposition by US government. This kind of unique service makes the airline one of Egypt’s favorite airline.

Qatar Airways amenities that spell class are:

  • Special offer and services for senior citizens
  • Qmiles — flying rewards for frequent traveler
  • Avail rent a car option
  • Free Wi-Fi on-board
  • Complimentary food and beverages

Turkish Airlines

The national airline of Turkey was established in 1933 and since has been ruling the skies with its extraordinary services. Turkish Airlines offers services like

  • Free access to airport lounges
  • WiFi on board
  • Onboard chef prepared meals. Service is referred as “Flying Chef”
  • Personal USB and Ethernet jack for every individual seat
  • Miles & Smiles for frequent flyers

Lufthansa

The largest airline in Europe has its main base in Germany. It’s unique services and the wide spread destination network has made it a hot favorite airline in Egypt.

A look into amenities and services by the European airline:

  • Check in option on mobile, online, and also prior check in for late night flights
  • Private jets for people who want privacy
  • Free food and beverages on-board
  • Free Wi-Fi

British Airways

British Airways is UK airline but is Egypt’s favorite airline because of its offers year-round low fares to destinations across the world.

What makes BA click among the Egyptian travellers?

  • Lounges and spa (at few airports)
  • Pets travel
  • Seat reservation and selection before boarding
  • Responsible flying with environmental care
  • Auto check in terminals (Heathrow Airport)
  • Special arrangements for family and group travel

Emirates

Emirates is the favorite airline of the world not only Egypt. The Dubai based airline recently received the Best Airline in the World recognition in TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards for Airlines 2017. The services that make Emirates the best are:

  • On-board 5-star lounges
  • Private Suites
  • Shower Spas
  • In-flight Wi-Fi
  • Tablet loan service for US-bound First and Business Class customers

Etihad Airways

Etihad, the national airline of UAE started its operation just 14 years back in 2003 but now holds the top fort in being people’s favorite airline in Egypt and across the world. Etihad is special because:

  • Cares for its guests, provides Free Wi-Fi and iPads for the US bound Premium guests after Electronics ban
  • Special travel class called “The Residence” with individual room, spa, and fresh rooms
  • 3 course 5-star food and beverages across travel classes

Air France

Air France or AIRFRANCE is the airline from the beautiful European country France, established in 1933. It has win hearts of people in Egypt with its extra-ordinary service on its flights.

  • A la carte menu on long haul flights for all travel classes
  • LA PREMIÈRE Experience — A unique travel class
  • SkyPriority for frequent flyers

Aegean Airlines

Greece’s largest airline and a member of Star Alliance, Aegean covers 145 destinations worldwide — 112 international in 40 countries and 33 domestic. The airline gets a special place in Egypt’s favorite airline line list for it’s:

  • Airport transfers
  • Lounges that define class and comfort
  • Track & Trace feature — updates live about your checked in luggage

Alitalia

Alitalia brings to the world the values, culture, tradition, and treasures of Italy, its home country. It has been at the forefront of airlines with its awesome services like:

  • Connectivity on-board with Free Wi-Fi
  • On-board boutique
  • Electronic devices

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Flynas named ‘ME’s Leading Low-Cost Airline’

Flynas

Flynas or Nasair, as it is popularly known is one of the leading low-cost air carriers from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. With headquarters located in Al Salam Centre, Riyadh, flynas operates flights from its three main hubs at Riyadh, Jeddah, and Dammam. The most popular flynas routes are to Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait City, Cairo, Riyadh, Jeddah, Hail, Qassim, Luxor, Sohag, and much more.

Flynas or Nasair strives to offer the best in air travel with its excellent baggage allowance and on-board services. The airline is one of the most preferred budget airlines because guests are charged only for what they use on the flight. For eg: Food and beverages are not compulsory. If one needs, can pay a nominal fee and enjoy the same.

Flynas baggage allowance is among the best. Economy class travelers can check-in 1 bag weighing 20kg while business class travelers can check in 2 bags of maximum weight 25kg each. Passengers can also buy excess weight while getting their flynas flight booking done.

Step-by-Step Guide to Complete Your Flynas flight booking online on Rehlat

  • Choose your destinations
  • Enter travel dates
  • Select flynas as preferred airline
  • Click on Search
  • Select your Flynas flight
  • Pay & Book
  • Get instant confirmation to your email

Rehlat will bring the comprehensive list of flynas flights as per your selected destination. Choose one way or round trip and also select if you need direct or stop over flights.

Why is Rehlat best online travel siteto do Flynas Online Booking?

Rehlat provides a huge catalog of itineraries with different routes, different connecting times and different airfares for Flynas booking so that you can compare as many as possible and book the best as per your travel plans. Our flight search tool gives access to the catalog of cheap airfares available for Nasair booking.

Top reasons to choose Rehlat as your travel booking partner:

  • 24-hour access to our fare database
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  • Personalized customer service in both English & Arabic
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  • All information about confirmed flynas flights

Not only flynas booking, you get flynas flight updates, online check in related information, and flynas baggage allowance and food related information at one place – Rehlat.