AirAsia continues its expansion into China with two new services from Kuala Lumpur to Lanzhou and Quanzhou. These new services take the number of AirAsia destinations in China to 24, firmly cementing the airline’s position as the largest foreign carrier by capacity operating in China with over 400 weekly flights.
New direct flights: Kuala Lumpur – Quanzhou and Kuala Lumpur – Lanzhou
AirAsia X Malaysia CEO Benyamin Ismail said, “Malaysia and China are celebrating 45 years of bilateral relations this year. These exclusive direct services from Kuala Lumpur to Lanzhou in the northwest and Quanzhou in the southeast will deliver an additional 280,000 seats per annum to and from China, allowing us to forge even stronger ties between both nations.”
AirAsia China CEO Tassapon Bijleveld said, “AirAsia has grown its footprint in China for more than 14 years now, connecting millions of people from Asean to underserved second- and third-tier Chinese cities at low fares. And China remains a key market for our future growth. Just recently, we launched our new Bangkok-Shenyang service and we continue to review a number of other potential Chinese routes that we hope to be in a position to announce soon.”
What to do in Quanzhou
This port city situated in China’s south east region makes for a great holiday destination. Among the awesome places you can visit here include Anping Bridge, Quanzhou Shaolin Temple, East West Tower, Half Moon Bay, Quanzhou Maritime Museum, and Quanzhou Maritime Museum.
What to do in Lanzhou
This landlocked province in northwest China has plenty to offer visitors. Get in touch with nature at Five Spring Mountain Park, Wuquan Mountain, and Xinglong Mountain, and enjoy the greenery around Lanzhou Botanical Garden. Other top attractions here include Zongshan Bridge, Gansu Provincial Museum, Gansu Art Museum Gansu Science and Technology Museum.
Exclusive launch deals
Book all-inclusive AirAsia BIG member fares from as low as RM209* to Lanzhou and RM129* to Quanzhou on airasia.com or the AirAsia mobile app from now until 5 May 2019 for travel between 1 May 2019 until 30 Sep 2019. Enjoy the award-winning Premium Flatbed to Lanzhou for all-inclusive AirAsia BIG member fares from as low as RM889* during the same booking period.
Time to plan a holiday in China! Get your low fares and grab the best travel deals via airasia.com today.