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Garuda Indonesia is the rapidly developing National Carrier of the Republic of Indonesia. Once upon a time Garuda was well known throughout Europe as a low priced carrier which operated through Indonesia to Australia and provided many students with a low cost opportunity to sample the delights of Oz. Nowadays Garuda has developed into a major international carrier with aims to become a world class airline ranking alongside Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific and Malaysian Airlines. Based at Jakarta's Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Garuda Indonesia is a symbol of the nation's turnaround as it is fast becoming the envy of its neighbours. With a complete over haul in the last few years, involving financial, fleet and customer service upgrades Garuda Indonesia's growing fleet and expanding network of flights makes it the airline of choice for many regular fliers. Whether you wish to visit Indonesia or use Garuda Indonesia's services to fly within this fabulous country, Alternative Airlines can help you plan your trip and offer you the best possible prices for all your flights.
Explore Indonesia with Garuda Indonesia. You need a major airline because Indonesia is BIG! With over 240 Million people spread across more than 17,000 individual islands, the diversity of cultures, flora and fauna is extreme.. and Garuda Indonesia binds the nation together with a network of flights covering 36 destinations within Indonesia and 18 cities worldwide. For those who want to explore Indonesia, or just wish to experience the unique luxury of Bali, Garuda Indonesia is your ideal choice of airline. Now with services from Europe and more routes planned as the new fleet of ordered aircraft arrive, Garuda Indonesia links your long haul flight with its vast domestic network of flights within Indonesia. Garuda is the airline of choice for both first time visitors to Indonesia and returning passengers, plus its upgraded business class cabin and service has allowed it to be voted the world's most improved airline by Skytrax, and Best Regional Airline in the World. As a further accolade, Garuda has now announced plans to join the prestigious SkyTeam airline alliance.
So what is there to explore with Indonesia ? You can start with the busy national capital of Jakarta, populated by over 10 Million it is the tenth largest city in the world and you can instantly feel that it is still growing, the energy in the air is palpable but beware of rush hour traffic which can come to a grid locked stop amidst the sound of horns and hooters of impatient commuter. A 4 lane motorway connects the city centre with the main international airport and whilst the distance between the two is only 20 kilometers, drive time can take whatever it takes depending upon traffic conditions and time of day. Over 40,000,000 passengers movements where made trough the airport in 2010 and 2011 is going to be even busier. Outside of Jakarta, everyone world wide has heard of Bali and everyone has their own impression of what this paradise is really like.
You must experience for your self the unique calm of this Indonesian island located in the western-most end of the Lesser Sunda Islands, between Java and Lombok. For holidaymakers looking to unwind from Western civilisation induced stress or just relax after a tiring trip elsewhere Bali has it all.. just ask anyone who has been there ! Of course, there is much more to Indonesia than Bali and lovers of wild-life, diving, surfing, nature parks, volcanoes and indigenous cultures will all find something unique for them within the national boundaries. Travelling to Indonesia with Garuda Indonesia As well as its domestic network, Garuda has regular flights all over the world. Since 2010, Garuda Indonesia has restarted direct scheduled services from Amsterdam to Jakarta and plans to fly to London and Frankfurt in the future. It operates onward flights to Melbourne, Perth and Sydney with Australian tourists forming a significant part of the international arrivals.
China is a growing market, both for leisure traffic and a growing number of businessmen travelling in both directions, Garuda serve Beijing, Hong Kong, Guangzhou and Shanghai. Unsurprisingly as Indonesia has the world's largest Muslin population ties are strong with the Middle Eastern countries with services to Riyadh, Jeddah, Damman and Dubai all arriving at Jakarta airport in Garuda Indonesia's newly re-branded aircraft. Book a flight on Garuda Indonesia with Alternative Airlines. With more than 25 years experience, Alternative Airlines has become a specialist in arranging flights to the more unusual destinations around the world. We also have a very special relationship with many expanding airlines and Garuda is amongst one of our favourite airline's which come into this category. To book a flight on Garuda, simply use our search tool to find the best flight suited to your requirements or if you have any questions please call us and we will help you plan your trip. Indonesia is a nation of the 21st century and Garuda is the airline to get you there !
The London service is compromised with the three services that are operated non-stop to Amsterdam, without a stop in Singapore, continuing to London Gatwick. The three services which do stop in Singapore will now not operate the further short hop to London Gatwick.
This intermediate stop is only needed on the flights from Jakarta and all the six flights a week from Amsterdam to Jakarta will fly non-stop between Europe and Indonesia.
All six flights will operate non-stop between Amsterdam and Jakarta without the need to schedule a stop in Singapore.
In summary from July 22nd 2015, the London service operated by Garuda Indonesia is:
On Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays: Flight GA88 will now fly non-stop from Jakarta to Amsterdam and onto London Gatwick .
On Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays Flight GA89 will now fly from London to Amsterdam and non-stop to Jakarta.
The remaining three weekly flights will operate from Jakarta to Amsterdam (only) via Singapore and will return non-stop Amsterdam-Jakarta.
Public acknowledgement of a growing track record for excellent customer service and for the second year in a row, Garuda Indonesia has been voted to have "The World’s Best Cabin Crew 2015" by airline customer review site, Skytrax.
The award relies upon on a global customer satisfaction survey organised by Skytrax,and involving 18 million passengers.
The award is the latest in many international accolades given to Garuda including in 2012 Garuda was voted "The World’s Best Regional Airline"; in 2013, Garuda Indonesia had "The World’s Best Economy Class" and last year Garuda Indonesia ascended to the highest level with the award of a fifth star by Skytrax. also won the title of5-Star Airline from Skytrax, the most recent airline to achieve the top tier. Currently, Garuda Indonesia is seventh in the top ten list of The World’s Best Airlines and is very much of the our favourite airlines at Alterative Airlines.
Garuda Indonesia, the growing national carrier of Indonesia, has agreed to offer its passengers easy access to the twice daily servce between Hong Kong and the international airport for Bali (Denpasar) opertaed by Hong Kong Airlines, through the use of an inter airline codeshare agreement.
Garuda passengers can now purchase tickets on these services using the "GA" code and under the agreement passengers of Hong Kong Airlines will be able to use the “HX” code on Garuda Indonesia’s twice-daily flights between Hong Kong and their home base at Jakarta. Both routes have Business and Economy classes available and whilst the Garuda services to Denpasar are mainly aimed at leisure orientated travellers, the ultra high-end quality accommodation available in Bali will ensure that the Business Class cabin is popular year round on this important route. Jakarta, as Indonesia's capital city and Hong Konk as a major commerial centre is assured of business travellers flying between two of the great banking, industrial and commercial powerhouses of South East Asia.
The five star national carrier of Indonesia, Garuda Indonesia is continuing its progress towards becoming one of the world's great airlines with the announcement of a large order for new aircraft direct from the US manufacturers, Boeing.
The order for new medium-haul aircraft covers 110 aircraft, including thirty Boeing 787-9's, eighty B737 Max 8s aircraft which also contains the order for fifty B737 Max 8s, previously announced in October 2014.
Garuda Indonesia has undergone a dramatic turnaround over the last decade which a focus on providing world-class passenger service, using new aircraft and an intelligent route rationalisation programme.
Garuda is one the top airlines recommended by Alternative Airlines and continues to be amongst our best sellers to passengers across the globe.
Garuda indonesia, the national carrier transformed into onto of the world's top airlines, has announced that is increasing the number of weekly flights it operates between Amsterdam and Jakarta from July 22nd 2015.
In response to rising demand from passengers wishing to fly on an airline which is building an increasingly strong reputation for the quality of its overall passenger performance, Garuda has added an extra frequency to its flagship Amsterdam to Jakarta service, moving from the current five times weekly to six times, using a Boeing 777-300 ER aircraft able to carry 314 passengers in First Class, Business Class, and Economy Class.
At the same time, Garuda's Jakarta to London Gatwick (via Amsterdam) service, drops to three times a week and the flights from Jakarta also now will operate through Singapore. As London is an important part of Garuda's future plans, the airline is looking to work closely with other carriers flying between London and Amsterdam to complement its own service and feed its flights from Amsterdam to Indonesia.
Garuda Indonesia is a main sponsor of Liverpool Football Club in the U.K
Garuda Indonesia resumes route from Denpasar to Shanghai Service from January 2016
One of the best Airline Alliance of Latin America , Garuda Indonesia , announced the continuation of Denpasar – Shanghai Pu Dong service with 3 weekly flights.The particular flight will start operating from 12 of January and will be serviced by A330 aircrafts.Garuda Indonesia,has stopped the particular route however after a 6 year cancellation the airline has managed to make a dynamic comeback.
Garuda Indonesia anticipates future passenger growth
The Indonesian five star alliance airline, predicts future passenger growth due to the addition of new directs routes and new aircraft orders.
The tourism industry in Indonesia has seen a big amount of passenger growth since 2015 and with help of Garuda Indonesia and it's subsidiary, Citilink ,Indonesia's tourism has drastically increased.Garuda intends to provide better service through Terminal 3 of the Soekarno-Hatta International airport that is now under renovation.
Garuda Indonesia inaugurated three weekly services from Bali to Shanghai
Sky Team member,Garuda Indonesia,has successfully operated their first services from Denpasar (DPS) on the indonesian island of Bali to Shanghai Pudong (PVG).
The aircraft that serves the particular route is Airbus A330 .The airline offers six routes and 26 weekly flights between Indonesia and China when China Easter airlines offers the same route on daily scheduled services.
Garuda Indonesia Announces London Heathrow as the New Home in the UK - Flights start on 31st March
The five-star airline will move its UK base in London Gatwick to London Heathrow from where it will inaugurate non-stop direct flights from London to Jakarta and one-stop flights from Jakarta to London.
The most exciting announcement is that Garuda Indonesia will now operate from the busiest airport in UK.The airline and passengers will benefit from SkyTeam facilities available at Heathrow, including the SkyTeam Lounge located at Terminal 4.
Flights will commence from 31st of March 2016, the airline will use its fleet of Boeing 777-300ER’s to operate a five times a week direct service to Jakarta with no stops in Amsterdam.
Enhanced Business Class Experience with Garuda Indonesia
The five-star airline and Indonesian flag carrier unveiled Business and Economy Class features on their new Airbus A330-300.The seat configuration is 1-2-1 with staggered seats where each guest has direct aisle access and ergonomic seats,
Improved flight entertainment with Panasonic EX3 system amd 16-inch touch-screen LCD screens is one of the exciting features.Also handset and remote service with two USB plugs,power outlet and minibar.
24 Super Diamond Business class seats which can be converted to fully flat bed will be offered for business travellers and 263 economy class seats 24-inch width and 82-inch extended length.
In 2014 ,Garuda Indonesia was proudly awarded with 5 Star Airline Certificate from Skytrax .For second year running ,the national flag carrier of Indonesia,attained 5 Star certificate at Singapore Airshow 2016 on 17th of February.
According to Garuda Indonesia's Minister of State-Owned Enterprises Rini Soemarno '' The attainment of Garuda Indonesia as “5-Star Airline” for two consecutive years, would not only aiming to strengthen Garuda Indonesia as a global brand, but also to support the “Nation Branding” as Indonesian government’s strategic program” Rini added.
As the national flag carrier, Rini added, Garuda Indonesia has succesfully presented this achievement to the Nation. This achievement also brought a bigger challenge for Garuda Indonesia to continuously escalate the good work as well as to deliver the best service to all customers.
Garuda Indonesia has built strong brand image with global recognition and the airline is constantly developing
Hard work and exceptional customer service prove that the airline can face competition in a completely different way and meet specific requirements from passengers and the airline industry.
Garuda Indonesia, introduce Sintang - Pontianak route starting March 17, 2016.The airline will now serve one of largest trading port city on the island of Borneo.
The scheduled carrier, currently offers 606 daily flights to 79 destinations .The increase of flight frequency and launch of new routes will benefit customers who want explore Garuda Indonesia's new destinations .
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Garuda Indonesia Inaugurates first ever nonstop flight from London to Jakarta
On Thursday, March 31, 2016 , Heathrow welcomed Garuda Indonesia passengers to Terminal 3. Garuda Indonesia,the flag carrier of Indonesia has moved flight services from London Gatwick to the 6th busiest airport in the world, London Heathrow.The 5* star airline inaugurated non-stop direct flights from London to Jakarta and one-stop flights from Jakarta to London.
All the infomation Passengers need to know
✓Five times weekly non-stop flight service
✓Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
✓Garuda operates Boeing 777-300ER for the particular service
✓Exclusive SkyTeam Passenger Lounge located on Terminal 4
✓First and Business Class Service available
Garuda Indonesia has built strong brand image with global recognition and the airline is constantly developing.Garuda Indonesia Passengers travelling from and to London Heathrow for business or leisure can enjoy and benefit from London's Heathrow Passenger Lounge with amenities, food and drink are included in the entry price,quiet area with day beds and Business area.
Hard work and exceptional customer service prove that the airline can face competition in a completely different way and meet demanding requirements from passengers and the airline industry.Undoubtedly,Garuda Indonesia's service will improve connectivity and increase passenger traffic with a strengthened flight network.
Passengers share their flight experiences through Garuda Indonesia official Twitter account using the hashtag #HelloHeathrow.
Route Network Update for Garuda Indonesia Garuda Indonesia five-star airline and Sky Team member,has been suspended flight operations for Makassar - Medan Kuala Namu and Makassar - Medan Kuala Namu route until December 1, 2016. The scheduled carrier, currently offers 604 daily flights to 79 destinations .However ,the airline has increased flight frequency and launched new routes which will benefit customers who want explore Garuda Indonesia's destinations . Book your Garuda Indonesia flights through Alternative Airlines!