Tigerair to fly to Ipoh from May 29; tickets on sale from April 20

SINGAPORE - Budget carrier Tigerair will start flying four times a week from Singapore to Ipoh on May 29.

Tickets go on sale from April 20.

The airline's chief executive officer, Lee Lik Hsin said: "Tigerair already enjoys a significant presence in Malaysia and this addition will help meet demand for both leisure and business travel between Singapore and Malaysia."

Tigerair which works closely with Singapore Airlines' long-haul budget carrier Scoot, will time its flights to allow passengers greater connectivity to other destinations via Singapore.

The Tigerair-Scoot partnership offers travellers accessibility to a combined network of over 46 destinations across Asia and Australia, Tigerair said. Ipoh will be airline's fourth Malaysian destination after Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi and Penang.

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.