- AirJapan, the new ANA Holdings brand for medium-haul international routes, announced it will begin service on the Narita-Incheon route on February 22, 2024.
- One-way fares departing from Tokyo Narita will start at 8,000 yen, with customizable options for combining different services to meet the personalized needs of customers.
- Under the concept of “Fly Thoughtful,” AirJapan will offer a new style of travel that allows passengers to freely select and customize their services, combining ANA Group quality with the convenience of a low cost carrier.
(IN SHORT) AirJapan, the new medium-haul international airline brand under ANA HOLDINGS INC., has revealed plans to launch a service on the Narita-Incheon route, connecting Tokyo Narita International Airport and Incheon International Airport in South Korea, starting on February 22, 2024. This marks the airline’s second route. AirJapan aims to provide a travel experience that combines the quality of a full-service carrier with the convenience of a low-cost carrier, allowing passengers to customize their services under the concept of “Fly Thoughtful.” The initial flight schedule will operate from February 22, 2024, to March 30, 2024, utilizing a Boeing 787-8 aircraft with 324 economy class seats. Ticket reservations and additional services can be accessed through the AirJapan website.
(PRESS RELEASE) Tokyo, Japan, 2023-Nov-16 — /Travel PR News/ — AirJapan, the new airline brand for medium-haul international routes under ANA HOLDINGS INC., announced it will begin service on the Narita-Incheon route, connecting Tokyo Narita International Airport and Incheon International Airport in South Korea on February 22, 2024 and marks the second route for the airline.
“The launch of the Narita-Incheon route is another significant milestone for AirJapan, and it exemplifies our commitment to delivering innovative, thoughtful and flexible travel experiences,” said Hideki Mineguchi, Chief Executive Officer and President of AirJapan. “Incheon airport is a convenient hub for connecting flights, and we can expect steady demand from both passengers departing from Japan and from overseas destinations throughout the year. We remain steadfast in our commitment to meeting evolving global travel preferences and are proud to play a role in broadening the range of travel options for passengers while upholding the ANA Group’s unwavering standards of quality, service and safety.”
Under the concept of “Fly Thoughtful”, AirJapan will provide a new style of travel that allows passengers to freely select and customize their services, combining the quality of ANA Group’s full service carrier (FSC) and the convenience of a low cost carrier (LCC).
1. Flight Schedule
・Period of operation: Feb. 22, 2024 – Mar. 30, 2024
・Aircraft: Boeing 787-8 (324 seats, economy class)
・The flight is subject to the approval of the relevant authorities.
・All prices are per seat, one-way from Narita. For round-trip itineraries departing from Narita, the same price applies for one-way itineraries departing from Seoul.
・Children under 2 years old who do not occupy a seat will be charged a flat rate of 3,000 yen. If a seat is required, the above child fare will apply.
・Passenger facility charges and various taxes are required in addition to the fare. Fuel surcharge is not required.
・Fare includes carry-on baggage (up to 7 kg).
・Once the ticket has been purchased, flight changes and fare refunds are not permitted.
・Advance seat selection, checked baggage, and pre-purchase of in-flight meals can be selected separately according to your preference.
3. Ticket Reservation and Purchase
Tickets and additional services can be purchased through the AirJapan website below:
About ANA HOLDINGS
Founded in 1952 with just two helicopters, All Nippon Airways (ANA) has grown to become the largest airline in Japan. ANA HOLDINGS Inc. (ANA HD) was established in 2013 as the largest airline group holding company in Japan, comprising 69 companies including ANA, Peach Aviation and AirJapan.
ANA is a launch customer and the largest operator of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, making ANA HD the biggest Dreamliner owner in the world. A member of Star Alliance since 1999, ANA has joint venture agreements with United Airlines, Lufthansa German Airlines, Swiss International Airlines and Austrian Airlines – giving it a truly global presence.
The airline’s legacy of superior service has helped it earn SKYTRAX’s respected 5-Star rating every year since 2013, with ANA being the only Japanese airline to win this prestigious designation for 10 consecutive years. ANA also has been recognized by Air Transport World as “Airline of the Year” three times (2007, 2013 and 2018); it is one of only a select few airlines to win this prominent award multiple times.
In 2021, ANA was awarded the 5-star COVID-19 safety rating by SKYTRAX, recognizing the airline’s initiatives to provide a safe, clean and hygienic environment at airports and aboard aircraft, embodied in the ANA Care Promise.
ANA is the only company in the aviation industry to receive the Gold Class distinction from the 2022 S&P Global Sustainability Awards and ANA HD has been selected as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index list for the sixth consecutive year and the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index list for the seventh consecutive year.
For more information, please refer to the following link:
ANA Corporate Communications
Source: All Nippon Airways (ANA)