Flying to Indonesia? Why not try Garuda Indonesia flights to Jakarta ?
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 IndonesiaAs 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. Unsuprisingly 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 !