Lion Air Reopens Umrah Flights From Banda Aceh to Medina, Saudi Arabia

- 12 January 2023 19:36 WIB
Ilustrasi maskapai Lion Air. (Photo/twitter @lionairgroup)
Ilustrasi maskapai Lion Air. (Photo/twitter @lionairgroup)

JAKARTADAILY.ID – Indonesian airliner Lion Air announced that as of Thursday, January 12, 2023, it will reopen Umrah flight services for a 13-day program from Aceh via Sultan Iskandar Muda International Airport in Aceh Besar (BTJ) to Medina - King Mohammad bin Abdul Aziz International Airport, Saudi Arabia (MED) and Jeddah – King Abdul Aziz International Airport, Saudi Arabia (JED).

The flight schedule from Banda Aceh to Medina uses flight number JT-058. The departure schedule is at 15.30 WIB (Western Indonesia Time) and the arrival schedule is at 21.25 GMT+03.

Meanwhile, the flight schedule from Jeddah to Banda Aceh, with flight number JT-059. The schedule departs at 21.55 GMT+03 and arrives at 11.50 WIB (Western Indonesia Time).

Also Read: PT Pos Indonesia Partners with Lion Air Group Launch Direct Trading Ecosystem to Facilitate MSME Players

Corporate Communications Strategic of Lion Air, Danang Mandala Prihantoro, said that the 2023 Umrah pilgrimage was a form of Lion Air's seriousness in accommodating and facilitating the needs of religious trips.

Umrah direct flights from Aceh become a new embarkation after:

1. Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta (CGK)

2. Surabaya Juanda, East Java (SUB)

3. Medan Kualanamu, North Sumatra (KNO)

4. Makassar Sultan Hasanuddin, South Sulawesi (UPG)

5. Kertajati Majalengka, West Java (KJT) and

6. Padang – Minangkabau (PDG).

Lion Air will gradually serve from other airports (Pekanbaru, Batam) and other areas, according to market demand.

Also Read: ACT Foundation Charged with Embezzling Boeing Funds for Lion Air 610 Crash Victims


Editor: Suksmajati Kumara


Related Article

Latest News

PLN Icon Plus wins TOP GRC Awards 2023

08 September 2023 23:12 WIB