Thai Airways and Malaysian Airlines Step Up Frequencies Into Melbourne This Summer.

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THAI AIRWAYS INTERNATIONAL, MALAYSIAN AIRLINES SYSTEM, MELBOURNE.

Two airlines last week announced that they were increasing their frequencies into Melbourne over the busy Australian summer period.

Thai Airways International will step up its services from 11 times a week to 14 times a week. All Melbourne flights will use their A350-900XWB aircraft.

Thai offer two cabins on their A350-900s. There are 32 seats in the business class cabin and 289 seats in their main economy class cabin.

The upgraded schedule is effective October 27, 2019.


Flight NoFrequencyTime
Dep Bangkok (BKK)TG465Daily00.05
Arr Melbourne (MEL)

13.05
Dep Melbourne (MEL)TG466Daily15.25
Arr Bangkok (BKK)

20.35
Dep Bangkok (BKK)TG461Daily08.10
Arr Melbourne (MEL)

21.20
Dep Melbourne (MEL)TG462Daily00.30
Arr Bangkok (BKK)

05.40

MALAYSIAN AIRLINES ALSO ADDING FREQUENCY

Malaysian Airlines System (MAS) is also increasing the frequency of its Kuala Lumpur – Melbourne flights over the Australian summer period.

Between November 16, 2019, and February 29,2019, weekly services will increase from 14 to 17. All MAS Melbourne flights use A330-300 aircraft.

MAS offers two cabin classes on their A330-300, 27 seats in their business class cabin and 247 seats in the main economy cabin.


Flight NoFrequencyTime
Dep Kuala Lumpur (KUL)MH129Daily09.20
Arr Melbourne (MEL)

20.15
Dep Melbourne (MEL)MH128Daily00.40
Arr Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

06.00
Dep Kuala Lumpur (KUL)MH149Daily21.50
Arr Melbourne (MEL)

08.45 (+1)
Dep Melbourne (MEL)MH146Daily12.10
Arr Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

17.30
Dep Kuala Lumpur (KUL)MH147Mon, Sat, Sun23.45
Arr Melbourne (MEL)

10.40 (+1)
Dep Melbourne (MEL)MH148Sun, Mon, Tue15.10
Arr Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

20.25