JAKARTADAILY.ID - Full-service carrier Batik Air, a subsidiary of Lion Air Group, starting Tuesday, August 2, 2022, is serving flights to Kempegowda International Airport, which is an international airport serving Bangalore, India from three airports in Indonesia.
In a statement sent to JakartaDaily.id on Tuesday, Batik Air said the new international flights to Bangalore will be available for passengers, who wish to depart from Soekarno-Hatta Airport in Tangerang, Banten; I Gusti Ngurah Rai airport in Denpasar, Bali and Kualanamu International airport in Deli Serdang, North Sumatera.
Connecting flights to Bangalore via Soekarno-Hatta, I Gusti Ngurah Rai and Kualanamu airports are avalable for its customers who depart from Lombok, Bima, Alor, Atambua, Bajawa, Ende, Labuan Bajo, Larantuka, Maumere, Ruteng, Rote, Tambolaka, Waingapu, Lewoleba, Kupang, Makassar, Kendari, Palu, Manado, Banjarmasin, Balikpapan, Tarakan, Samarinda, Jakarta, Yogyakarta, Surabaya.
On top of those areas, the same connecting flight services, are available for air travellers from Semarang, Bandung, Batam, Medan, Banda Aceh, Jambi, Silangit, Lhokseumawe, Meulaboh, Palembang, Bangka, Belitung, Bengkulu, Pekanbaru, Pontianak, Balikpapan and Banjarmasin.
Batik Air said it offers a one-way ticket, of which the order is available via batikair.com and malindoair.com, ticket agents, and travel agents. It said tickets from Jakarta to Bangalore start from Rp 2.458.300, while tickets from Bangalore to Jakarta are tagged from Rp 3.137.700.
CEO of Batik Air, Capt. Mushafiz Bin Mustafa Bakri said Batik Air is expanding its international networks gradually and the opening of the new flights from three airports in Indonesia is aimed to ease customers to enjoy efficient and affordable flights.
The flights are not direct, but air travelers will have to go through transits in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Capt. Mushafiz said Batik Air offers its Boeing 737 for its full-service airlines, which include free 20-kilogram baggage for the Economy Class and 30kg baggage for Business Class. It also offers inflight meals.
Batik Air, previously called Malindo Air, is a member of Lion Air Group, an Indonesian conglomerate with businesses in the B2C and B2B aviation industry.
Batik Air flies to more than 40 airports through its networks in Malaysia, the sub-Indian continent, Thailand, China, Indonesia, and Australia. The company made its debut flight in March 2013.
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