AirAsia X (AAX) announces further expansion into South Korea with exclusive direct services from Kuala Lumpur to Busan, connecting the largest coastal city in the country with Southeast Asia and beyond starting today.
The inaugural flight departed from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (klia2) at 2:10 am and landed at Gimhae International Airport at 9:00 am today. In celebration of the service recommencement, all guests on the inaugural flight were sent off by AAX Board of Director, Dato’ Fam Lee Ee and AAX Malaysia CEO Benyamin Ismail. Upon landing in Busan, the guests were welcomed by representatives of Busan Tourism Organisation (BTO).
As the airline’s 15th destination and the second in South Korea, the three-weekly flights to/from Busan play a vital role in stimulating new demand and strengthening AAX market leadership in North Asia through providing best value fares and driving greater competition in the market.
To celebrate the return to one of its most popular destinations AAX is offering great value all-in* fares between Kuala Lumpur and Busan from RM539/KRW139,000 all-in one-way for economy or RM1,999/KRW499,000 one way for Premium Flatbed.
Flight schedule between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (KUL) and Busan, South Korea (PUS):