AirAsia Premium Flex: Travel for business in utmost comfort & convenience while enjoying flight time flexibility
Yesterday, I had the privilege to be in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with the international press during the launching of AirAsia‘s newest service called Premium Flex Premium Flex, which is designed to cater to the needs of discerning business travelers, turning arduous business travels into a pleasant experience by providing further convenience and comfort options.
Just for FYI, AirAsia, is the ‘World’s Best Low Cost Airline’ at the 2014 World Airline Awards by The Skytrax World Airline Awards ( winner for six consecutive years).
With the new Premium Flex, for only P520 (one way), we travelers can look forward to various benefits which provide essential preferences for business travel such as:
1. Flexibility to change their flight up to 2 times with no change fee!
2. Complimentary 20kg baggage allowance!
3. Xpress boarding
4. Xpress baggage
5. Fly comfortably on Premium Seats
AirAsia Group Head of Ancillary, Kenny Wong said, “There is growing demand for business travel and we are excited to offer a truly relevant and high valued travel experience deeply appreciated by business travellers. With unpredictable schedules that business travelers keep, Premium Flex offers a peace of mind and convenience to change their flights at their fingertips, via their computer or handheld devices. It is the best deal in town as we offer the lowest fares while providing services and products at the highest quality.”
AirAsia Group Chief Executive Officer, Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said “To maintain and remain on the cutting-edge, we must keep innovating and improving our products and services. Ancillary income contributes around 20% of our revenue and we are determined to boost this further with new products and services. The flexibility and other perks are designed to provide a travel experience with high satisfaction standards which I am confident will be a hit.”
Premium Flex is available for all AirAsia flights (except for Sri Lanka) and flight change is available up to 2 hours before scheduled time of departure of the original flight and at least three (3) hours before the schedule time of departure of the new AirAsia flight and four (4) hours before the schedule time of the new AirAsia X flight. This change can be performed via web at www.airasia.com, mobile and all AirAsia official offline booking channels.
Changes to flight date or time is permitted twice and subject to fare difference if any.
Premium Flex guests could also enjoy the luxury of flying comfortably on Premium Seats (previously known as Hot Seats), selectable at no extra charge and subjected to availability. Guests also have the liberty to choose standard seats according to their seating preference on board, also without any charges and subjected to availability.
Along with this new product, AirAsia is also offering 20% discount off all seats on all flights throughout its route network from today until 17 Aug 2014. This special discount duration also include AirAsia X flights, and the travel period will be from 12 Aug – 14 Dec 2014.
Guests can take advantage of this and fly to exciting destinations such as Krabi, Chiang Mai, Guilin, Nanning, Lombok, Kochi, and even newly re-introduced routes such as Da Nang which will commence on 29 Aug 2014 and Clark, which commences on 17 Oct 2014. Among some of the featured AirAsia X routes include Sydney, Hangzhou, Osaka, Kathmandu and Colombo.
It’s really great on how AirAsia always comes up with the coolest innovations to provide more flexibility and comfort to travelers like us. With the new Premium Flex, we can now enjoy more comfort and luxury for less. For only P520, we can enjoy more leg room, more baggage allowance, easily change flight details for even up to 2x FOR FREE and also be a priority passenger! Traveling Asia and the Philippines has just become more exciting thanks to AirAsia! I can’t wait to book my 1st Premium Flex soon!
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