Manna from Manado
Lion Air Flights Between Manado and Bali Expected to Bring Domestic and Chinese Travelers to Bali
NusaBali reports that the Lion Air Group has expanded its domestic route network by opening a new route connecting Bali and Manado in North Sulawesi.
Corporate Communication Manager for Lion Air, Danang Mandala Prihantono, explained to the press that the new Bali-Manado service will serve both the Mainland Chinese market and domestic travelers from North Sulwesi seeking a Bali holiday.
The new flight service commenced on September 7, 2018.
Lion Air JT775 departs on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from Sam Ratulangi International Airport at 7:30 am local time landing in Bali at 9:30 am.
The return service on Lion Air JT776 leaves Denpasar, Bali at 1:15 pm landing in Manado at 3:35 pm.
The flight will be operated using Boeing 737-900ER with 215 economy seats, Boeing 737-800NG with 189 economy seats, or Boeing 737 MAX 8 with 180 economy seats.
Lion Air offers onward connection on its domestic and international route network from Manado to Jakarta, Balikpapan, Makassar, Surabaya, Sorong, Jayapura, Changzhou, Zhengzhou, Changsha, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Tismjin.