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Lion Air Official Non-Stop Flight Route: Balikpapan to Medan Kualanamu

Apr 2, 2024, 17:08 PM by User Not Found

ibrant #DiIndonesiaAja Holidays, Support IKN and Meaningful Homecoming Eid 


M E D A N, April 1, 2024– Lion Air announced the launch of a new non-stop flight route from Balikpapan to Medan Kualanamu, starting on April 1, 2024. The launch of this route is part of Lion Air’s commitment to improve connectivity between regions in Indonesia, facilitate mobilization for domestic aviation networks, and provide broader services for people, business people and tourists.


RouteFlight No.DepartureArrival
Balikpapan (BPN) – Kualanamu (KNO)JT-95206.30 WTA09.00 WIB
Kualanamu (KNO) – Balikpapan (BPN)JT-95316.40 WIB19.00 WITA



Benefit of Balikpapan - Medan Kualanamu Route

1. The launch time of the new route is still the moment of Ramadan and provides the opportunity for the community to plan a more cheerful and meaningful Eid travel trip. This route is expected to be a practical solution for those who want to get together with family.

2. As part of the efforts to support the development of new IKN in Kalimantan, this route provides ease of access for businessmen and others who want to explore opportunities in the region and strengthen connectivity between economic centers in Sumatra and Kalimantan.

3. This new route offers the latest additional options for tourists to explore the beauty and diversity of Indonesia. Medan is famous for its rich cultural and culinary richness, until Balikpapan is known for its beautiful nature and gateway to interesting destinations in Kalimantan, the advantage of enriching the choice of domestic holiday destinations.

4. This non-stop route is designed to facilitate business and social travel, save travel time and improve efficiency for business people and provide comfort for people who want to travel between these two cities.


Lion Air hopes to contribute to the increase in mobility and growth of local economies, and support government programs in promoting tourism #DiIndonesiaAja.


Lion Air expresses gratitude to regulators, local governments, Angkasa Pura 1 Balikpapan, Angkasa Pura Aviation Kualanamu, AirNav Indonesia air traffic regulator, and various other related parties for support and facilitation that has been provided aimed at making the air travel process easier and convenient for the community, businessmen and tourists.


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