Jakarta, 12 October 2012 – Citilink, Strategic Business Unit (SBU) from PT. Garuda Indonesia Tbk. for low-cost carrier service (LCC), today announced its participation on The 10th Indonesia Travel Holiday Fair (ITHF) Jakarta which is set to be held on Exhibition Centre Lantai 5 – Grand Indonesia Shopping Town Jakarta from October 12th to 14th from 10.00 AM – 22.00 PM. This exhibition is a part of Citilink’s promotional fare series which enables customers to easily gain information as well as to order Citilink tickets at the same time.
Citilink has now served 16 roundtrip flight routes that are divided into 85 frequencies to numerous cities in Indonesian region. Particularly in this event, Citilink will provide promotional fares for some of the flight routes accessible from Jakarta. For flights departing from Jakarta, Citilink’s ticket price is sold starting from Rp 439.500,- for Jakarta – Medan route, Rp 428.500,- for Jakarta – Balikpapan route, Rp 324.000,- for Jakarta – Batam route, Rp 340.500,- for Jakarta – Denpasar route, Rp 423.000,- for Jakarta – Banjarmasin route, and Rp 324.000,- for Jakarta – Surabaya route.
For Citilink’s flight departing from Surabaya, the price offered started from Rp 280.000,- for Surabaya – Balikpapan route, Rp 230.500,- for Surabaya – Denpasar route, Rp 324.000,- for Surabaya – Ujung Pandang route, Rp 186.500,- for Surabaya – Banjarmasin route, and Rp 313.000,- for Medan – Batam route. The promotional fares are especially given for the flight periods close to 2012 year-end holiday season.
This ITHF is the 10th ITHF held in Jakarta. “Jakarta citizen’s overwhelming amount of enthusiasm shown on the previous ITHF encourages Citilink to augment our service as well as multiply the number of promotional tickets, especially in holiday seasons that customers can plan their vacations ahead,” stated Aristo Kristandyo, Senior Manager Marketing and Communications PT. Citilink Indonesia.
The promotional fares offered in ITHF start from net price, already include insurance and tax. Customers are advised to read the terms and conditions carefully before purchasing the promotional tickets. “Through this promo, Citilink wishes to be a part of Indonesian people’s joy in welcoming Christmas, year-end holiday, and New Year’s holiday,” Aristo added. In the near future, Citilink will also participate in other travel expos, such as Association of the Indonesian Tours & Travel Agencies (ASITA) which will be held in Batam on October 23rd-25th and Sumatra International Travel Fair (SITF) on October 28th-31st in Medan. This event is done out of Citilink’s program of introducing new routes to domestic destinations in Indonesia with affordable price.
As a further evidence of Citilink’s success in boosting its service commitment to the customers, the company has achieved multiple awards, namely Indonesia Travel and Tourism Foundation for Leading Low Cost Airline 2011/2012 category, Best Overall Marketing Campaign category in The Budgies and Travel Awards 2012 and the latest one, Service To Care Award 2012 for Airlines
Citilink is a strategic business unit of PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk. that serves the low cost carrier market. Citilink provides domestic flights adopting world-class LCC practices. Based in Jakarta and Surabaya, Citilink serves 8 routes from Jakarta and Surabaya to Batam, Banjarmasin, Denpasar, Balikpapan, Medan Ujung pandang, and Lombok. For further information about Citilink please visit www.citilink.co.id and Citilink fanpage on Facebook (Citilink) and Twitter (@citilink).