Arik Air has announced the introduction of attractive and substantially reduced ‘Promotional Fares’ for travel both in economy and business class on several of the airline’s domestic, regional and international routes.

Nigeria’s largest airline Arik Air, has announced the introduction of attractive and substantially reduced ‘Promotional Fares’ for travel both in economy and business class on several of the airline’s domestic, regional and international routes. Passengers booking these fares will enjoy super savings over regular published fares on the applicable routes.
 
Fares for domestic destinations start from N13,000 one-way with destinations like Abuja, Port Harcourt, Enugu, Owerri, Kano, Calabar discounted an average of 20, while other destinations have been discounted by 25. A Lagos to Abuja or Port Harcourt economy flight will now be available for as low as N16,000 reduced from N19,500; a Lagos to Maiduguri/Yola economy flight is now N27,000 slashed from N35,000. The offer will also apply to Arik Air flights from its Abuja hub where flights to Enugu, Owerri, Calabar have been reduced on average by N3,500 compared to the current fares. Business class fares to many destinations have also been revised; along with regional destinations like Accra, where a round trip economy ticket is now available for N33,000. The airline has also extended the savings to their international flights with fares slashed to London Heathrow to N110,000 round trip in Economy class and N450,000 round trip in Premier Business class. Considering a world class service provided on a brand new A340-500 aircraft, consumers are expected to grab these super value fares so early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.
 
These special fares are available for purchase from Monday 23 February, 2009 for travel to the end of March 2009, through Arik Air city and airport offices nationally, online at the airline’s website and also through select travel agents. A full list of destinations and reduced fares along with the details of the applicable terms and conditions can be obtained from the airline.
 
Arik Air GM Suraj Sundaram says ‘We have always been a value based airline offering not only good value for money without compromising our safety and quality standards, but also ensuring a warm and exciting travel experience on board our new aircraft. Our size, extensive network in Nigeria, combined with our superior product gives us considerable leverage to offer such dynamic pricing. We believe this offer will give more of our guests greater flexibility of flights at very attractive prices across our entire network. Our website www.arikair.com has been designed to emphasise user friendliness so that our guests can now search for, and book these promotional fares with ease’.
 
Arik Air is Nigeria’s leading airline with a modern state-of the art fleet of 21 aircraft servicing 20 airports with over 100 flights a day and employing a work force of 1,300.