No, you didn’t read it wrongly. Tiger Airways are giving away free air tickets, and it’s not one of those 1 free seat out of 300 seats. In fact, Tiger Airways are giving away 15,000 tickets for IMMEDIATE BOOKING ONLINE NOW!!! This promotion will end only when all tickets are fully booked. So if you are hungry for a trip out of Singapore or if you are planning to visit your friends or relatives – or even for sightseeing, then you should log into their website now! These tickets are good for travelling from Singapore to KL and each ticket is valid for a one-way trip – which means you will have to book for 2 tickets – both absolutely free to enjoy a round trip on the house!

However, the usual airport tax – which is usually about S$120 applies. Hurry! Before the tickets are all snapped up!

TWO days after Jetstar Asia offered Singapore-Kuala Lumpur one-way air tickets from 88 cents, competitor Tiger Airways has gone one step further.

It is giving away 15,000 free seats – for immediate booking online – the budget carrier said in a media statement on Friday.

Jetstar’s offer ends on Tuesday.

Whichever airline they choose, travellers will have to pay taxes and other surcharges that come to about $120 for a round trip.

It is still a fraction of what it now costs to fly Singapore Airlines and Malaysia Airlines that currently dominate the market and charge more than $400 for a round trip.

Low-cost carriers that have for years been kept out of the Singapore-KL market will start plying the route from Feb 1.

For a start, Tiger which operates out of the budget terminals at both Changi Airport and Kuala Lumpur International Airport, and Jetstar which flies to the main terminals, will each operate one service a day between the two points.

Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia is expected to announce details of its Singapore-KL service at a press briefing in Singapore on Thursday.

The partial liberalisation of the market comes after years of lobbying from the airlines and travellers on both sides of the Causeway.

By December, all restrictions will be lifted, which means low-cost carriers can fly as many times as they want between Singapore and KL.

Tiger’s chief executive officer Tony Davis said the airline will also continue to push for the rights to fly to other cities in Malaysia including Penang and points in East Malaysia.

Jetstar, in the meantime, is so pleased with the response to its 88-cents Singapore-KL promotion fare that the airline is rewarding customers with a buy-one-get- one free offer for flights to all its 14 destinations, said chief executive officer Chong Phit Lian.

Bookings must be made online at www.jetstar.com/specials/1+1 between Jan 9 and 11 for travel until Feb 3.

Article obtained from straitstimes.com on 7th January 2008



Reader's Comments

  1. Princessa | January 8th, 2008 at 1:22 am

    Erm… FYI this is irrelevant to the entry.

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  2. Simply Jean » Blog Archive » Free air tickets from AirAsia! | January 11th, 2008 at 9:53 pm

    […] read it wrongly at all. If you are unable to get your free tickets from Tiger Airways the previous time, you can actually try your luck with AirAsia. However, you’d still have to pay for your own […]

  3. Simply Jean | January 28th, 2008 at 11:00 pm

    @Princessa: oops! you got me there! 🙁

  4. deepak batra | April 26th, 2008 at 3:17 pm

    i want to go malysia or singapore i have a visa for both countrey vailad upto 2009 so please give a air ticket if you thing about me

  5. shanaka | August 20th, 2008 at 3:24 pm

    I and my husband like to go singapore. Please offer free of charge two air tickets for us.

    Thank you

    Yours sincerely

    S Amarasekara

  6. ram kumar k c | October 25th, 2008 at 6:16 pm

    i want to go malysia or singapore i have a visa for both countrey vailad upto 2009 so please give a air ticket if you thing about me

    ram kumar k c

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