Singapore airlines has just announced that they will starting a Singapore – Jakarta – Sydney service from November 23rd.

Per Singapore Airlines.

Singapore Airlines Regional Vice President South West Pacific Tan Tiow Kor said the new route caters to strong passenger demand.

“Australia and Indonesia are two of Singapore Airlines’ most popular routes in our global network,” Mr Tan said.

“The new Singapore-Jakarta-Sydney service is another example of our longstanding commitment to Australia and the South West Pacific region.

“We are pleased to increase the choices our customers have when it comes to flying from Sydney to Singapore and now Sydney to Jakarta.”

The airline will be using their 777-200ER aircraft that feature’s their older business class seating.

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Flight schedule (all times local)

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Departs Singapore at 2015, arrives in Jakarta at 2100

Then departs Jakarta at 2225, arrives in Sydney at 0930 the next day

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Departs Sydney at 1100, arrives in Jakarta at 1435

Then departs Jakarta at 1535, arrives in Singapore at 1810

Bottom Line

It’s nice to see Singapore add a new service through Jakarta which I’d say will be quite popular.