Malaysia Airlines’ customers who have yet to take advantage of the national carrier’s Year End Sales (YES) promotions that commenced on 03 December 2012, can still do so by 17 December 2012 and enjoy affordable air travel up to 30 September 2013.
This is a great opportunity for travellers to plan in advance for their 2013 holidays and business travels as the current Malaysia Airlines Year End Sale is offering economy class airfares discounted up to 30% off current market fares for various domestic and international travels. Likewise business class fares for both domestic and international travel are discounted up to 45% off existing market fares.
Meanwhile, demand for the YES offers has been very encouraging todate with 40% of the domestic travel bookings snapped up by customers for travel between Kuala Lumpur and the East Malaysian cities of Miri, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching and Tawau. Customers are also actively booking fares for flights within Peninsular Malaysia, which start at RM274 for return travel, planning their vacations to Johor Bahru, the home of Legoland in Malaysia and also to the idyllic beaches in the duty free island of Langkawi.
As for international travel, 25% of the purchase todate has been for return all-inclusive economy class fares to North Asia destinations such as RM1159 to Taipei, RM 1179 to Guangzhou and RM1279 to Beijing and Shanghai. Apart from these, there is also good demand for the starting fare for RM879 for all in return economy class travel to Hong Kong from Kuala Lumpur. The all in return economy class airfares to other destinations in China from Kuala Lumpur such as Xiamen and Kunming start from RM1279 and RM1379 respectively. Business class fares to Shanghai Beijing and Taipei all start from RM3179.
For the European destinations, London is still the favourite with its economy class all-inclusive return fare that starts from only RM3409. Many customers are excited about trying out Malaysia Airlines’ twice daily A380 flights to this destination. Apart from London, Paris is the next preferred European destination with return all-inclusive economy class fares starting from RM 2889 on this promotional offer.
Regional Senior Vice President Malaysia & ASEAN Region, Muzammil Mohamad said, “Customer response to our YES offers has been encouraging thus far and we urge the public to take advantage of our deals in the next four days to firm up their travel with us. We were awarded 5-star status in the SKYTRAX World Airline Awards™ for our consistent and high quality of our product and services. We also received the prestigious accolade of the World's Best Airline Cabin Crew and with such attributes, customers are assured of a wonderful flying experience that will translate into a great holiday for them," he further added.
These offers are currently available through all distribution channels mainly www.malaysiaairlines.com, Malaysia Airlines 24 hours toll free number 1 300 88 3000, MH Buddy in Malaysia Airlines Facebook, MHmobile, Malaysia Airlines ticket offices and appointed agents throughout Malaysia.
The national carrier is also running the “LONDON ON US” trivia contest till 17 December 2012 for participation by customers holding a valid booking on Malaysia Airlines. Those who get to answer all 10 questions correct in the fastest time during the stipulated period will win the Grand Prize of a pair of Business Class return air tickets from Kuala Lumpur to London. The trivia questions are available online at www.malaysiaairlines.com. The YES promotion period is the best chance for customers to stand the chance to be in the running to win these attractive tickets.