Bangkok, 19 September, 2019 - AirAsia has added a new direct route from its Chiang Rai hub, launching four times weekly services between Chiang Rai and Hangzhou. The flights go on sale today with an introductory promotional fare starting from THB2,590* per way.

Hangzhou, one of China’s oldest cities, is home to picturesque sites such as Xihu Lake, Lingyin Temple and Leifeng Pagoda, making it a cultural and artistic haven for many. Moreover, the city is a wonderful destination for travelers looking to enjoy cool weather and snow. With easy access to high-speed bullet train, visitors are also able to connect from Hangzhou to Shanghai in just one hour.

AirAsia Thailand CEO Santisuk Klongchaiya said, “Our international network from Chiang Rai continues to go from strength to strength. Chiang Rai has become a well-known Thai destination for Chinese visitors thanks to its fantastic tourism and cultural offerings and a unique way of life. We hope to be able to attract more Chinese tourists to Chiang Rai, as well as allow Chiang Rai locals to visit Hangzhou, China.”

To celebrate the launch of the new services, AirAsia is offering promotional all-in members fares for Chiang Rai - Hangzhou starting from only THB2,590* one way.  Bookings are available from today until 6 October 2019 for travel from 1 December 2019 to 27 March 2019 on or the AirAsia mobile app.

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