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Lion Air Opens Umrah 1445 Hijri Flights Directly from Kualanamu International Airport (KNO)

Aug 9, 2023, 13:48 PM by Lion Air Public Relations

The availability of Lion Air direct flights 5 times a week from Kualanamu International Airport is an attractive choice and provides great benefits for the community (Umrah pilgrims) and tourists from Medan City, Deli Serdang Regency, and other regions in North Sumatra.



K U A L A N A M U - August 6, 2023. A big step has been taken by Lion Air (JT flight code) member of Lion Air Group in providing the best service for pilgrims who want to perform Umrah and summer tourism in Saudi, now Lion Air announces (introducing) the first direct umrah flight period 1445 Hijri from Kualanamu International Airport (KNO) to the spiritual destination Saudia.


In the initial stage, Lion Air set an umrah flight schedule 5 (five) times a week, as an effort to provide more flexibility for pilgrims in choosing the most suitable time to carry out the holy worship of Umrah and travel.


What are the more values of Lion Air direct flights 5 times a week from Kualanamu International Airport, people (Umrah pilgrims) and tourists from Medan City, Deli Serdang Regency, and other areas in North Sumatra?


First, Lion Air's direct flight provides easy access for the public and Umrah pilgrims from areas in North Sumatra. More practical (without spending time transiting in major cities before finally arriving at the destination city of Umrah. 


Second, Lion Air collaborates with trusted tour and travel partners, aiming to provide comprehensive travel packages. Thus, Umrah pilgrims and tourists can feel more comfortable and calm in planning and conducting their trip.


Third, direct flights provide meaningful benefits for Umrah pilgrims and tourists, which can save time and travel costs, so they increasingly focus on worship or tourist activities at the destination.


Fourth, Lion Air direct flights provide additional comfort for passengers, flying with modern aircraft fleets and the best services Airbus 330-300, Airbus 330-900NEO and Boeing 737 so that the journey will be more enjoyable for Umrah pilgrims.


Fifth, Kualanamu International Airport and the destination airport in Saudia offer a different experience for pilgrims and tourists. They can feel the hospitality of the local culture from the beginning of their trip, which can increase morale and happiness during the trip.


Sixth, the existence of direct flights, tourism potential in North Sumatra and in Saudia continues to grow. More tourists from outside the region or even from abroad can be invited to visit both regions. Optimistic that it will have a positive impact on the local economy, increase employment and advance the tourism industry as a whole.


Lion Air also contributes to the "Rethink Summer" campaign to revive the attractiveness of tourism in Saudi Arabia during the summer by presenting a variety of stunning tourist destinations, offering a wealth of culture and history, including dream cities such as Jeddah, Makkah, Medina, Riyadh and various stunning natural scenic locations, such as the Rub' al Khali Desert and Al-Hijaz Mountains. In addition, pilgrims also enjoy a spiritual journey by visiting historical places such as the Grand Mosque, the Prophet's Mosque and many more.


Seventh, Kualanamu International Airport is the main gateway for international connections in the North Sumatra region, connectivity to various destinations in Saudia can be improved, allowing more business opportunities and cooperation in various sectors.


Lion Air would like to thank the cooperation of Angkasa Pura Aviasi airport management: and in Saudia, civil aviation authorities, Air Traffic Control (ATC), Immigration and Customs, tour and travel, and other parties ensure that all aspects of the trip, from departure to return, can take place properly and provide a positive experience for every passenger (pilgrims and tourists).



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