Garuda betters low-cost airline fares


BANGKOK, 29 May 2015: Indonesian flag carrier, Garuda, is discounting fares to Indonesia for travel until the end of October this year.

The promotion sells roundtrip fares, inclusive of taxes and fuel surcharges, ex-Bangkok, starting at THB9,630 to Jakarta.

It represents the lowest fare on the route undercutting even low-cost airline Thai AirAsia by slightly less than THB1,000.

A THB10,790 is on sale to Yogyakarta, while a higher fare,  THB10,900, on offer to Surabaya and Denpasar.

inside no 3The promotion is valid for bookings and travel until 31 October this year.

The offers save up to 40%.

In comparison, Thai Airways International sells inclusive roundtrip fares starting at THB13,515 to Jakarta and THB14,715 to Denpasar.

Thai AirAsia also offers an inclusive roundtrip fare from Bangkok (Don Mueang Airport) starting at THB10,505 to Jakarta, THB13,956 to Yogyakarta, and THB14,109 to Surabaya. The two latter routes require a change of flights at Jakarta.