Snap up killer flight deals at these blow-out travel fairs – no budget airlines necessary.
Travellers in Jakarta have the best money-saving travel hack of all time – travel fair season! We’re not really sure why this amazing phenomenon doesn’t seem to occur as commonly outside our archipelago, but hey, we’re not complaining. THIS is the time to book that flight you thought you could never afford with major airlines like Cathay Pacific and Singapore Airlines offering significantly lower fares plus additional travel perks, saving you millions of rupiah on your next trip. Whether you’re shopping for flights for your dream honeymoon, a destination wedding, or European summer vacay, you’ll want to jump on these travel deals, stat. Pssttt…One more pro-tip before you go: To ensure that you get all the deals you want, know where you want to go beforehand, but also try be as flexible as you can with your travel dates.
Cathay Pacific Travel Fair: 8-11 Feb.
Planning your next big vacation? The Cathay Pacific Travel Fair gives travel bargain hunters amazing deals on up to 70+ destinations around the world. Make sure you bring your HSBC credit card with you as HSBC credit card holders get 24-month installments, cashback, free extra baggage and complimentary travel insurance.
Cathay Pacific Travel Fair is on 8 to 11 February at Grand Atrium Kota Kasablanka.
Singapore Airlines Travel Fair: 23-25 Feb.
Jakartans have been known to queue well up before dawn to snag killer flight deals at past Singapore Airlines Travel Fairs, so you know you can score absolutely worth-it airfares here. Just imagine, last year travellers could snag fares to North America from less than IDR 15 million, and a trip to Europe started at less than IDR 10 million! Keep your eyes peeled for this year’s deals.
Singapore Airlines Travel Fair is on 23 to 25 February at Gandaria City Mall.
Garuda Indonesia Virtual Travel Fair: 21-26 Feb.
If you don’t want to stand in line to score cheap tickets, you’re in luck! Garuda Indonesia is having a Virtual Travel Fair from 21 to 26 February. Head to their website to get cheap tickets like flights to Melbourne that start from IDR 6,854,600++, London that start from IDR 10,136,400++ IDR and Tokyo for IDR 5,861,900++. Just use the code: SURPRISE.
Garuda Indonesia Virtual Travel Fair is on 21 to 26 February.
Astindo Travel Fair: 2-4 Mar.
Organised by the official Indonesia Ticketing Agents Association, the Astindo Travel Fair is always one of the largest travel exhibitions in town where travellers can score amazing deals with deep discounts on flights and hotel packages.
Astindo Travel Fair is on 2 to 4 March at Jakarta Convention Center.
Garuda Indonesia Travel Fair: 6-8 Apr.
Missed the virtual travel fair? Worry not as you have another chance to make up for it. This year, the Garuda Indonesia Travel Fair is held a bit later than usual, so you have a bit more time to think about your travel game plan before you go.
Garuda Indonesia Travel Fair is on 6 to 8 April at Jakarta Convention Center.
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