AirAsia X Announces 3rd Destination in Japan; Nagoya!

AirAsia X Announces 3rd Destination in Japan; Nagoya!

AirAsia X Announces 3rd Destination in Japan; Nagoya!

Offering fares from as low as MYR199* (JPY6990) to Nagoya 

AirAsia X Berhad, the leading long haul, low-cost carrier affiliate of the AirAsia Group, today announced the launch of its third destination; Nagoya in Japan following its successful operations to Tokyo and Osaka. AirAsia X will commence its first flight into Chubu Centrair International Airport from Kuala Lumpur beginning 17 March, 2014.

AirAsia X will commence four weekly flights into Nagoya, Japan. The airline currently operates daily flights to Tokyo (Haneda) and four weekly flights to Osaka (Kansai) from Kuala Lumpur.
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In conjunction with the announcement of our new destination, AirAsia X will be offering hot deals from as low as MYR199* (JPY6 990) on Economy and MYR699* (JPY 24 900) on Premium to Nagoya. Bookings are available online from 19 to 24 November 2013 for travel between 17 March and 5 August 2014.
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(From left to right :Hiroshi Kawakami, President and CEO of Central Japan INTL Airport Company, Hideaki Ohmura, Governor of Aichi Prefecture, Azran Osman-Rani, CEO of AirAsia X and AirAsia X Flight attendants)
Azran Osman-Rani, CEO of AirAsia X said, “We are excited to announce our latest route to Nagoya, marking our 3rd destination into Japan. This marks another milestone for AirAsia X and reiterates our expansion commitment in the key markets we operate in with the Asia Pacific Region. With the addition of Nagoya, guests will have more travel options to explore Japan, and we believe Nagoya being a scenic and historical destination will be a popular tourist destination. We have carried over half a million passengers to and from Japan. Japan contributed over 14% of our total revenue in the first half of 2013.”

“Nagoya is strategically located just 50 minutes from Osaka and 1 hour 40 minutes from Tokyo via train. Guests may soon fly direct to Nagoya, and take a train to the metropolitan and capital city of Japan; Tokyo or visit the commercial centre of Japan, Osaka in the Kansai region and return from any of the ports we serve in Japan. Nagoya has much to offer, be it for families or even the back packers, the choices of attractions are endless.”

“Japanese guest also will be able to fly to a host of destinations from Kuala Lumpur using AirAsia’s Fly-Thru service, which allows guests to easily connect between two different flights via the Kuala Lumpur Low Cost Carrier Terminal without having to worry about checking in twice” he concluded.

Fly-Thru routes available from Nagoya are: Adelaide, Gold Coast, Melbourne, Perth, and Sydney in Australia; Kochi in India; Bali, Bandung, Jakarta, Medan and Surabaya in Indonesia; Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Langkawi and Penang in Malaysia; Singapore; Taipei in Taiwan; Bangkok and Phuket in Thailand; and Ho Chi Minh in Vietnam.

 

Nagoya, the largest city in the Chubu region, more famous as the birth place of Toyota was also the birth place of the 3 samurai’s who unified Japan in the 16th century.
Home to the famous Atsuta Shrine, considered to be one of the most venerable shrines in Japan, and the restored Nagoya castle which was then burnt down during World War ||.
Also famous for its abundance of cherry blossom trees during spring time, the region where Nagoya is located is known as an industrial powerhouse, supplying the world with automobiles, machinery, aerospace parts and a wide variety of other products. Also, the Chubu region is richly endowed with nature of ocean as well as of the mountains, such as Ise Bay and Japanese Alps.

AirAsia X was the first long-haul, low fare carrier to introduce Premium Flatbed seats, which have standard business class specifications of 20” width, 60” pitch and stretch out to 77” in full recline position.

The Premium flatbeds feature universal power sockets, adjustable headrests and built-in personal utilities such as tray table, drink holder, reading light and privacy screen. Premium seat guests also enjoy premium complimentary products and services including Pick A Seat, Priority Check-in, Priority Boarding, Priority Baggage, 25kg Baggage Allowance, Complimentary Meal and Pillow & Duvet.

AirAsia X was awarded the World’s Best Low Cost Airline Premium Seat and the World’s Best Low Cost Airline Premium Class titles at the 2013 Skytrax World Airline Awards which took place at the Paris Airshow. The AirAsia Group also received its 5th consecutive year title as the World’s Best and Asia’s Best Low Cost Airline at the 2013 Skytrax World Airline Awards.

For more information, please visit www.airasia.com

  • Promotional fares are all in and for one way travel only. Terms and Conditions apply.

 

FLIGHT SCHEDULE FOR KUALA LUMPUR – NAGOYA EFFECTIVE 17 MARCH, 2014

 

Flights From

Departure/ Arrival

Flight No.

Frequency

Kuala Lumpur to Nagoya

00:45/08:20

08:45/16:20

D7 546

D7 542

3,6

1,5

Nagoya to Kuala Lumpur

09:35/15:45

17:35/23:45

D7 547

D7 543

3,6

1,5

  • 1- Monday, 3- Wednesday, 5- Friday, 6-Saturday

 

 

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