Adelaide Airport has welcomed the announcement by Malindo Air that it will introduce a new service for customers
The new service will provide travelers with a second service between Adelaide and Denpasar (Bali), and is expected to open up new connections through Denpasar to Indonesian destinations such as Jakarta with Malindo Air’s sister entity, Batik Air. The Malindo aircraft itself will also continue from Bali to provide an alternative one-stop option to Kuala Lumpur.
Four weekly flights will depart Adelaide at 7.40 am on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. Denpasar-Adelaide flights will depart 12.05 am. For passengers traveling to and from Kuala Lumpur, the layover in Denpasar is only 1-hour.
A narrow-body Boeing 737-800- aircraft, comprising 12 Business Class and 150 Economy Class seats will be deployed for the flight.
Adelaide Airport Managing Director, Mark Young, said:
“We are excited to welcome Malindo Air to Adelaide, offering a full-service product to Bali and on to Kuala Lumpur.
“Malindo Air will also be the first carrier since 2016 to offer a Business Class product directly between Adelaide and Bali.
“This service provides South Australian passengers with more choice when heading to two of our most popular destinations, and also creates opportunities to attract South East Asian visitors to our city and local attractions.”
Chandran Rama Muthy, CEO of Malindo Air said:
“We are thrilled to have Adelaide as the 4thaddition to our Australia network, after Perth, Brisbane
“As for Adelaide, we anticipate business, leisure
Malindo Air, a Malaysian airline, operates more than 800 flights weekly across a continually growing network of about 56 routes across South East Asia and Australia.