Flydubai provides two new routes to Malaysia – Enterprise Traveller

Dubai-based provider flydubai has commenced operations to Langkawi and Penang in Malaysia.

The inaugural flights on 10 February coincided with the primary day of Chinese language New Yr and have been operated from Terminal 3 at Dubai Worldwide (DXB) to Penang Worldwide airport (PEN) and Langkawi Worldwide airport (LGK).

It has change into the primary provider to serve the 2 airports with a every day service from Dubai. Flights to Langkawi will function through a brief cease in Penang.

The schedule of the flights to the 2 locations is beneath:

Flight Quantity Departure Airport Arrival Airport Departure Time Arrival Time
FZ  1603 DXB PEN 04:10 15:05
FZ  1603 PEN LGK 16:05 16:45
FZ  1604 LGK PEN 19:45 20:45
FZ  1604 PEN DXB 21:45 01:05


With the beginning of those flights, flydubai has grown its community in Southeast Asia to 4 locations in two nations, together with Langkawi and Penang in Malaysia, and Krabi and Pattaya in Thailand.

The airline stated that it’ll function its newest plane on these routes which characteristic lie-flat seats in enterprise class.

Sudhir Sreedharan, senior vp, Industrial Operations  for the UAE, GCC, Africa and the Indian Subcontinent at flydubai, stated, “We’re happy to see our presence develop in Southeast Asia with the addition of Penang and Langkawi to our rising community. flydubai stays dedicated to opening up underserved markets and with the beginning of our every day service.”

YB Wong Hon Wai, Penang State EXCO for Tourism and Inventive Financial system, added, “We’re thrilled that flydubai has launched Dubai to Penang and Langkawi, marking the primary new direct flight route for our airport this 12 months.”

Earlier this 12 months, flydubai commenced operations to Mombasa in Kenya. The four-times weekly service to the Kenyan coastal metropolis takes the airline’s African community as much as 12 locations throughout 11 nations.