AirAsia announced it would operate its first-ever Australian services from Bangkok to Brisbane (Australia), from 25 June 2019.
Operated by AirAsia’s Thai affiliate, Thai AirAsia X, the new services will bring around 25,000 visitors per year to Brisbane, while at the same time providing the opportunity for Queenslanders to explore Thailand’s capital and its many exotic island destinations such as Phuket, Koh Samui and Krabi.
Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) secured the services with Queensland Government support under the Attracting Aviation Investment Fund (AAIF), along with partners Tourism and Events Queensland and Brisbane Marketing.
To celebrate the milestone, AirAsia has launched special sale fares from Brisbane to Bangkok starting at just AUD$239.
The inaugural AirAsia flight XJ310 from Bangkok. Thailand will touchdown in Brisbane on Wednesday 26 June, 2019 at 11:35am.