Indonesia's largest low-cost carrier Lion Air have opened a new charter flight route from Jakarta to Haikou. Lion Air's direct charter flights from Jakarta to Haikou are scheduled every Tuesdays and Saturdays; meanwhile for the reversal flights from Haikou to Jakarta are scheduled every Wednesdays and Sundays.
Lion Air will also officially opened a new route from Shanghai Pudong International Airport in China to Sam Ratulangi International Airport in Manado, North Sulawesi.
The charter flights are available on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays with departure time from Manado is at 6:35 p.m. and from Shanghai at 1 a.m. The travel time is around five hours using Boeing 737-800/900ER and Boeing 737 MAX-8 aircraft.