JAKARTA - Starting on September 25, 2019, Lion Air will open a new route namely Yogyakarta - Pontianak. This route will connect Pontianak via Supadio International Airport in Kubu Raya, West Kalimantan (PNK) with Jogja via Yogyakarta International Airport in Kulonprogo (YIA).
In the initial stages, this flight will be carried out with a frequency of once a day. Lion Air with flight number JT-969 takes off from Kulonprogo at 11:40 WIB and scheduled to arrive at 13.20 WIB at Supadio.
For the other route, Lion Air departs at 14:00 WIB with flight number JT-968. The plane is expected to arrive at Kulonprogo at 15:40 WIB.
The new route that is connected with the new airport is one of Lion Air's strategic steps in developing business, strengthening networks, expanding markets and efforts to respond to travel demand from Jogja to Pontianak. (LM)