Malindo to launch KL-Bangkok flights

Hybrid Airline, Malindo Air, will launch daily flights between Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and Don Mueang

International Airport in Bangkok from April 24.

The airline said its KLIA-Don Mueang flight will depart at 12.40pm daily and the Don Mueang-KLIA flight at 2.30pm daily.

Malindo Air affiliate, Thai Lion Air, has been operating Bangkok-Kuala Lumpur daily flights since December 18 last year.

Special promotional fares start from RM159 all-inclusive one-way for economy class and RM899 all-inclusive one-way for business class.

Tickets are open for sale from today for travel period until May 27, 2014, Malindo Air said in a statement.

Chief executive officer Chandran Rama Muthy said this operation would provide more convenience in connectivity for tourists and leisure travellers, particularly to Malaysia, as part of its commitment to support the Visit Malaysia Year 2014 campaign.

"We are offering tourists in Bangkok the opportunity to visit holiday destinations in Malaysia such as the island resorts in Langkawi, Penang, Tioman and Sipadan or enjoy our eco-tourism by climbing Mount Kinabalu in Sabah or visit Mulu caves in Sarawak," he added.-- Bernama