Thai AirAsia X is to increase the flight frequency of its Bangkok (Don Mueang) to Osaka (Kansai) route to two flights per day, offering travellers the flexibility to fly in the morning and evening. in time for the end-of-year travel season.
Mr. Nadda Buranasiri, CEO of Thai AirAsia X, said that the year-end period into the first quarter of each year is a major opportunity for travel both for Thai tourists looking to visit Japan and travellers from Japan who praise Thailand as a popular destination. By increasing its flight frequency between Don Mueang and Osaka from one to two flights a day, passengers will be able to conveniently choose to fly Thai AirAsia X both in the morning and in the evening.
“Thai AirAsia X stepped up its marketing and promotion in the Japanese market this year, both in Tokyo and Osaka, and established itself as an economical way to travel to Thailand whether for tourism or business. Initially, most passengers on our Thailand to Japan routes were Thai citizens but we expect to increase the ratio of Japanese and foreign passengers on the flights in 2018. We are proud to be supporting travel between Thailand and Japan and plan to use our quality service, promotional fares and increased frequencies on popular flight to respond to the needs of travelers,” Mr. Nadda said.
The additional flight to Osaka starts December 1, 2017.