AirAsia have announced they are launching direct daily flights from Pattaya (U-Tapao) to Phuket and Ubon Ratchathani starting at 30 March 2017.
Flight FD100 will depart U-Tapao at 10.55am arriving n Phuket at 12.55pm with the return departing at 12.50pm landing back at U-Tapao at 2,10pm before FD1140 departs for Ubon at 2,40pm.
The two new services were announced at the Thailand International Travel Fair 2017, currently underway at Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre in Bangkok.
Santisuk Klongchaiya, the airline’s commercial director, said: “Regional connections in Thailand are a core strength of Thai AirAsia’s and part of its policy to create new travel opportunities for all the country’s regions through direct flights.”
He added: “The new routes will help to save travel time for passengers, particularly for those in the east who want to travel to Phuket and Ubon Ratchathani without flying via Bangkok.”
Introductory promotional prices are Pattaya to Phuket one-way for 790 baht and 490 baht for flights from U-Tapao to Ubon Ratchathani for bookings made by 26th February for travel between 30 March 2017 to 6 February 2018.
Credit: Phuket News