Four flights a week to popular Thai island to launch from 3 February 2014Malaysia Airlines will expand its South East Asia network with the launch of a four times weekly service between Kuala Lumpur and Krabi, Thailand from 3 February 2014.
MH770 will depart Kuala Lumpur at 14.55 and will arrive Krabi at 15.40. The return flight MH771 will depart Krabi at 17.20 and will arrive Kuala Lumpur at 20.05.
The route will be operated by the B737-800 aircraft with scheduled flights on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Passengers from the UK will connect via Malaysia Airlines’ state of the art A380 service between London Heathrow and Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
Weng Chi Lee Area Manager UK & Ireland commented, "Krabi is a popular holiday spot for British travellers and we are excited to boost our South East Asian offering with the addition of this route.”
Krabi, the gem of the Andaman Sea, is abundant with picturesque landscapes, stunning limestone cliffs, beautiful beaches, refreshing waterfalls, breathtaking inland and sea caves and marine life. Krabi is home to several National Parks with over 130 surrounding islands such as Koh Phi Phi and Koh Lanta.
With the addition of Krabi, Malaysia Airlines will offer 60 weekly flights to Thailand, also serving Bangkok and Phuket.