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Tigerair to launch Taiwan-Okinawa flights

Tigerair to launch Taiwan-Okinawa flights

Taipei, May 20 (CNA) Tigerair Taiwan, a joint venture between Taiwan's China Airlines and Singapore's Tiger Airways, said Wednesday that it will launch flights between Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and Okinawa June 29 to capitalize on increasing interest in travel between the two countries. The budget carrier, currently offering discount flight tickets online through Thursday noon, said it will operate one round-trip flight every Monday, Thursday and Sunday. Okinawa-bound services will depart at 6:30 a.m., while return flights will be scheduled for 9:50 a.m. (Okinawa time), the carrier said, adding that travel times are 90 minutes and 110 minutes, respectively. Okinawa will be Tigerair Taiwan's sixth international destination, following Singapore, Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Macau and Tokyo. (By Lee Hsin-Yin)


Updated : 2021-09-24 14:33 GMT+08:00