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Fly #DiIndonesiaAja: Lion Air Launch Makassar-Banjarmasin Favorite Route!

Apr 1, 2024, 11:55 AM by User Not Found

" Celebrating the fun and warmth of Eid with family and special holidays is now becoming more meaningful with flights on the long-awaited new route."




M A K A S S A R, March 29, 2024– Backgrounded by the spirit of strengthening Indonesia’s inter-regional connectivity, Lion Air announced the opening of a new flight route connecting Makassar, the capital of South Sulawesi Province, with Banjarmasin, one of the important cities in South Kalimantan Province. The first flight started on April 3, 2024, is part of the #DiIIndonesiaAja initiative aimed at improving domestic tourism and supporting the national economic recovery.


The launch of the Makassar-Banjarmasin PP route became the exciting news that is expected, especially Ramadan and Eid, bringing the spirit of cheerful driving full of meaning and memorable holidays. The journey is more efficient and convenient for those who want to gather with family at special moments, opening up opportunities for adventurers to explore the uniqueness of culture, culinary and natural beauty in both destinations. Makassar and Banjarmasin as the gateway to new experiences, this route is ready to enrich the story of more valuable travel, full of warmth and cheerfulness.


Proper Flight Schedule

Makassar Flight to Banjarmasin is available daily operated by Boeing 737-800NG (189 economic class seats), providing flexibility for people, businessmen and tourists in planning travel.

RouteFlight No.DepartureArrival
Makassar (UPG) – Banjarmasin (BDJ)JT-52314.10 WITA15.30 WITA
Banjarmasin (BDJ) – Makassar (UPG)JT-52416.10 WITA17.40 WITA



Connecting Culture and Economic Potential

Makassar has dazzled with Losari Beach and Fort Rotterdam, as well as Banjarmasin known as the ‘City of Thousand Rivers’ with its unique Floating Market, this route offers great opportunities for tourists to enjoy cultural and natural experiences, while simplifying business people to develop networks and capitalize on economic opportunities in both cities. This route strengthens accessibility and enrichs travel experiences, contributing to the improvement of the local economy through tourism and trade promotion.


Opportunity to bring home the gift

BookCabin, an app that makes it easier to book accommodation and check-in online, provides maximum practicality value. More than that, various gifts are waiting to be taken home, namely 15 Samsung Galaxy S23, 25 iPad 10.9” 10th generation, 25 Garmin Vivoactive 5. The opportunity to win this prize is open through the draw program that takes place every month, starting from 1 February 2024 – 31 July 2024.


How to easily enjoy these various benefits, simply install the BookCabin app and register as a member. Any flight ticket transaction with a minimum value of Rp 100,000 will get one lottery ticket. Get an extra lottery number by checking in online via BookCabin app. Information about the winner will be announced directly through the app as well as through BookCabin’s official Instagram and Facebook account.




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