FROM July 20, Scoot will begin daily Singapore-Bangkok-Tokyo flights on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner to cater to the growing demand for travel between Thailand and Japan.
With this new route, the airline's services to Tokyo will double from the present daily service via Taipei to twice daily – once via Taipei and once via Bangkok.
Tokyo's Akihabara district
Scoot’s existing Singapore-Bangkok return service TZ302/301 will be re-numbered to TZ292/291 Singapore-Bangkok-Tokyo return.
The flight will depart from Bangkok at 00.55, arriving in Tokyo at 09.00. The return flight will take off from Tokyo at 10.00 and land in Bangkok at 13.50.
Aside from Tokyo, Scoot recently announced the commencement of thrice-weekly services to Sapporo via Taipei from October 1.
The carrier will also soon launch services to India – daily to Chennai and thrice-weekly to Amritsar from May 24 (rising to four times weekly from July), and thrice-weekly to Jaipur from October 2.