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Jetstar Relaunches Direct Service Between Sydney and Osaka, Japan

Jetstar has relaunched exclusive direct service e between Sydney and Osaka (Kansai), with the first flight departing on Tuesday, April 2, 2024.  The route will now operate three times per week with a Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

Jetstar Boeing 787 Dreamliner - Courtesy Jetstar

On Tuesday (April 2, 2024), Jetstar announced the launch of exclusive new direct service between Sydney and Osaka (Kansai), marking the first time in 15 years a LCC has operated this route.  Service will now operate thrice weekly with a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, adding 100,000 low-fare seats on the route annually.  Introductory one-way fares are now bookable from $363 (T&Cs apply).

In Tuesday’s announcement, Jetstar’s Executive Manager – Customer, Jenn Armor, said,

“Australians’ love for Japan continues to grow and the strength of the Australian dollar against the Yen means it’s incredibly affordable right now.  This is the third direct service we’ve launched from Australia to Japan in the last six months and the second to Osaka, with strong demand for our existing flights.  As the food capital of Japan, Osaka has so much to offer Aussie travellers, with incredible night markets, street stalls and Michelin star restaurants.  We currently have great low fares from Sydney to Osaka from just $363 available at”  

Jetstar's Schedule Between Sydney and Osaka (Kansai) - Courtesy Jetstar

Launched in in 2004, Jetstar Airways is wholly owned by the Qantas Group, and has to date carried over 350 million passengers, operating in Australia and New Zealand.  The Jetstar Group also includes Jetstar Asia in Singapore and Jetstar Japan.  A low-cost carrier, Jetstar is committed to offering everyday low fares to enable more people to fly to more places


Source: Jetstar Airways


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