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Perak Expects More Visitors from Singapore with New Tigerair Flights

Something new is brewing at Tigerair. The airline has just launched a new service schedule specifically for the Singapore-Ipoh route.

The Singapore-Ipoh service will be launched by leading Singapore-based no-frills airline Tigerair on the 29th of May, which will have up to four flights per week.

The new service is to be operated by an Airbus 320 aircraft and it will carry about 1,440 passengers per week, making Tigerair the only Airbus operator to fly directly to Ipoh four times weekly. It is said to boost tourism and create more ease for business travellers from Singapore to Perak.

Ipoh is the fourth largest city in Malaysia and it is home to both rich heritage footprints and trendy entertainment alternatives, making it an ideal holiday destination. The route to Ipoh will be Tigerair’s fourth Malaysian destination, which currently comprises Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi and Penang. The new service will help attract tourists looking for a short getaway to enjoy the many attractions Ipoh and Perak have to offer.

Tigeair announced its excitement for this route and they feel that it will help boost tourism between Malaysia and Singapore. They are also the first to operate jet flights to Ipoh. This will mean it more convenient for travellers in Perak to Singapore and they can even connect to others flight destinations in Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas, with other carriers in Singapore Airlines Group.

Tigerair is a subsidiary of Singapore Airlines Group. Other Singapore Airlines Group companies operating out of Singapore are Singapore Airlines, Silk Air and Scoot.

Tickets are already on sale now. For more information, visit www.tigerair.com

Flight Information

Inaugural flights (all times local):

Flight No. Routing Departure Arrival Operation commences
TR 2482 SIN-IPH 1600 1720 29 May 2015
TR 2483 IPH-SIN 1900 2020 29 May 2015

 

Weekly flight schedule (all times local): 

Days of Operation Flight No.   Routing   Departure   Arrival  
Monday TR 2482 SIN – IPH 1510 1640
TR 2483 IPH – SIN 1720 1840
Wednesday TR 2482 SIN – IPH 1520 1640
TR 2483 IPH – SIN 1720 1840
Friday TR 2482 SIN – IPH 1600 1720
TR 2483 IPH – SIN 1800 1920
Sunday TR 2482 SIN – IPH 1345 1505
TR 2483 IPH – SIN 1555 1715

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