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Makassar to Lombok: Why is this route so special?

Mar 19, 2024, 16:44 PM by User Not Found

M A K A S S A R, March 13, 2024– Lion Air announced the launch of its first direct flight service from Sultan Hasanuddin Makassar International Airport (UPG), South Sulawesi to Zainuddin Abdul Madjid International Airport in Lombok (LOP), West Nusa Tenggara. The new service is scheduled for March 27, 2024.



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RouteFlight No.DepartureArrival
Makassar (UPG) – Lombok (LOP)JT-84112.35 WITA13.50 WITA
Lombok (LOP) – Makassar (UPG)JT-84014.45 WITA15.55 WITA



Makassar to Lombok: Why is this route so special?

The new route opens direct access between two cities rich in natural and cultural beauty, providing a way for improved social, economic and inter-region tourism. Makassar, as the main gateway to South Sulawesi and Lombok, with its charming beach beauty and as the entrance of exotic islands in West Nusa Tenggara.



Best Momentum: Ramadan, Lebaran, and Holidays

The launch of this route is very strategic, given the launch time that coincides with the holy month of Ramadan, followed by Lebaran and holiday season.


  • Provide ease of access for people who want to visit family or friends, as well as business people who need travel efficiency.
  • This direct flight is expected to increase the number of tourists, which will further provide a boost to the local economy and tourism sector in both regions.
  • For business people, this route opens up opportunities to explore new markets and expand the business network between South Sulawesi and West Nusa Tenggara.
  • Lion Air is committed to providing safe, convenient and affordable services to all passengers, ensuring a pleasant travel experience.


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