AirAsia has launched four flights per week
between Kuala Lumpur and Sihanoukville, Cambodia.
The airline will
operate the flights every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
Flight AK264 will take off from klia2 (KUL) at 12:15 to arrive in
Sihanoukville (KOS) at 13:00.
The return flight, AK265, will
depart Sihanoukville at 13:40, arriving back in Kuala Lumpur at
“We are thrilled that our first flight to
Sihanoukville marked a milestone with a successful full flight for
our 50th unique route. As a truly ASEAN airline, it remains as our
commitment to drive tourism efforts to all countries that we
operate in especially within the region,” said Spencer Lee, Head of Commercial for AirAsia
Berhad. “This coastal city in
Cambodia presents great potential and dynamic opportunities in
terms of tourism, trade and economy which we are happy to be a
part of this journey to develop Sihanoukville further.”
As the Cambodia’s fourth-largest city,
Sihanoukville offers beaches, jungle
mountains, mangroves and abundant marine life. Visitors can visit the
beautiful islands of Koh Rong Samloem and Koh Rong; enjoy the late
night scene along Ochheuteal Beach; immerse in lush nature at the
Kbal Chhay Waterfalls, or the country’s first national park, the
Ream National Park; or savour fresh seafood like sear-grill squid
and the national dish, Amok Trey.
AirAsia also connects Kuala Lumpur directly to
Cambodia’s capital city of Phnom Penh with 21 times weekly flights as well as Siem Reap with 14 times weekly flights.