In October Moscow starts direct flights to the Indonesian island of Bali. According to experts, direct transportation will help tour operators to form attractive prices for tours based on group tariffs.
According to Rossia airline, flights to Denpasar from Sheremetyevo will be carried out on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. The flight program will last from October 29, 2018 till March 30, 2019.
The flight FV 6295 will take off from Sheremetyevo at 15:05 Moscow time and arrive to Bali's Ngurah Rai airport next day at 08:20 of local time. The return flight FV 6296 will depart from Denpasar at 10:05 of local time and arrive to Sheremetyevo at 17:50 of Moscow time.
The duration of the flight will be 12 hours 15 minutes from Moscow to Bali and 12 hours 45 minutes in the opposite direction.
The new line will be performed by Boeing 777-300 (21 business class and 436 economy class seats). Thus, about 1,400 seats will be available in the Indonesian direction in a week.
Ticket sales are already opened on the website of Aeroflot: the round-trip ticket costs about 50 thousand Rubles ($ 719) per person.
In 2018, Indonesia expects to host about 150,000 tourists from Russia. Over the first half of 2018 the country was visited by 68 thousand of our tourists, 90% of them rested in Bali.