On Thursday, Jetstar Asia will launch an innovative
new air fare product that provides customers with the choice to travel
with carry on baggage only at a lower price point. The airline has also
confirmed it is removing all separate additional administrative and
Following the commercial success of the
JetSaver Light fare product within other international markets for the
Jetstar Group, Jetstar Asia will now offer a Sin$ 15 one way discount to the available JetSaver fare when a
customer purchases the new fare for future travel on its intra Asia
Jetstar has also increased its carry-on baggage limit for one
standard size bag from the 7 kilogram limit to a higher 10
In addition, the airline has said it will not have an
extra fee for administrative and insurance charges, with the only
additional charge now outside the base fare being fixed airport taxes.
fares low, simple and transparent,” said Jetstar Asia and Valuair CEO Ms Chong Phit Lian. “When
passengers now book with Jetstar, you will only pay the fare plus the
fixed airport taxes.
Jetstar has introduced JetSaver
Light to all its 17 destinations served from Singapore, and matches a
similar offering now available when flying Jetstar throughout South East
Asian, Australasia and Asia Pacific route networks.
airline’s most popular JetSaver fare product remains and will continue
to include a 20 kilogram free checked-in baggage allowance per paying
By way of example, should a JetSaver one way
fare be available for Sin$70 (plus airport tax), the JetSaver Light one
way fare will be Sin$55 (plus airport tax).
said, “As has occurred across the wider Jetstar branded network, when
you offer greater choice to customers, allowing them to pay only for the
services they value, it actually creates more demand for travel.”
JetSaver Light fares can be purchased
one-way or return providing passengers with the
flexibility to save on one or more sectors.
It should be noted that existing customers with current JetSaver fares bookings cannot exchange their current booking to a
JetSaver Light fare.
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