AIRASIA X announced the launch of an exclusive direct route connecting Kuala Lumpur with Fukuoka, Japan today.
The four times weekly service set to commence on Feb 28, 2019, will be the airline group’s fifth destination in Japan and fourth route from Kuala Lumpur, strengthening Malaysia – Japan bilateral ties while stimulating local trade and tourism growth.
The launch fares from RM199* on standard seats and RM799* on the award-winning Premium Flatbeds, are available for booking on airasia.com from Nov 30 (0001hrs GMT+8) until Dec 9, 2018 for travel between Feb 28 and Oct 28, 2019.
AirAsia X Malaysia CEO Benyamin Ismail said Kuala Lumpur will be directly connected with Fukuoka for the first time with direct flights four times a week, with air fares from as low as RM199 in keeping with the airline’s promise to connect the world with new markets at great value fares.
“With over six million guests flown since we started operating into the country in 2010, Japan remains a very important market for us.
“We look forward to the commencement of this route early next year which will strengthen the bilateral ties between Malaysia and Japan while bringing the world to Fukuoka through our extensive network in the region,” added Benyamin.