First Boeing 777-300ER Garuda operated to Jeddah Starting July 9


Garuda Indonesia has officially welcomed the newest aircraft in the ranks of their fleet, the Boeing 777-300ER, this plane has First Class service launched on Tuesday (07/02/2013) at Hangar 2 Garuda Maintenance Facility (GMF) AeroAsia.

On this year, Garuda Indonesia will receive four Boeing 777-300ERs from a total of 10 aircraft's have been ordered. The first aircraft will be used by the company to operate flights from Jakarta to Jeddah starting July 9, 2013. The second aircraft is expected to arrive in July to serve the route Jakarta-Jeddah began in August 2013.

Meanwhile, two more aircraft will be delivered to Garuda Indonesia towards the end of the year. The company will utilize the two aircraft to serve routes flying Sydney-Jakarta-London starting November 2013. The three aircraft will arrive again in 2014 and three subsequent aircraft will be delivered to Garuda in 2015.


Direct Flights to Lombok by Garuda Indonesia



Garuda Indonesia
Domestic Route & Scheduled Flights to Lombok Island
(Non-Stop Service), Update July 2013.

Planned schedule for this 7 weekly flights as follow:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives Day
Jakarta - Lombok GA432 18:10 21:15 Fri,Sat
Jakarta - Lombok GA430 10:50 13:55 Fri
Lombok - Jakarta GA431 06:50 07:50 Daily
Lombok - Jakarta GA435 09:40 10:40 Daily
Lombok - Jakarta GA433 14:40 15:40 Exc Sun
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.
Operate by Boeing 737-800aircraft.

Planned schedule for this 7 weekly flights as follow:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives Day
Makassar - Lombok GA680 07:00 08:25 Daily
Lombok - Makassar GA681 21:05 22:20 Daily
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.
Operate by Bombardier CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft.

Planned schedule for this 5 weekly flights as follow:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives Day
Denpasar - Lombok GA436 16:20 17:05 Mon,Tue,Wed,Fri,Sat
Lombok - Denpasar GA437 17:50 18:40 Mon,Tue,Wed,Fri,Sat
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.
Operate by Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

Planned schedule for this 5 weekly flights as follow:
Service Flight Number Departs Arrives Day
Surabaya - Lombok GA364 18:20 20:25 Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sat
Lombok - Surabaya GA365 09:05 09:00 Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sat
All times are local. “+1″ stands for next-day arrival.
Operate by Bombardier CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft.


Photo by Paul Spijkers

New Bombardier CRJ1000 NextGen for Garuda Indonesia


Garuda Indonesia began operating the new aircraft Bombardier CRJ1000 NextGen with the first flight from Jakarta to Makassar on Friday 25 Februari 2013. The plane arrived in Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport Makassar at around 11:35 pm, on board the Minister of Transportation Republic of Indonesia Mr E.E. Mangidaan with a group from Jakarta.

Bombardier product by Canadian Aircraft manufacturer have a capacity 96 seats consists of 12 seats in business class and 84 seats for economy class.

This the first aircraft of 18 aircrafts have been ordered by Garuda Indonesia and will be serve routes Makassar to several cities in Eastern Indonesia, including Makassar-Ternate (return), Makassar-Mataram (return), Makassar-Kendari (return), Makassar, Surabaya (return), and Surabaya-Denpasar (return).

On the furthermore, Bombardier CRJ1000 NextGen will be serve other potential cities on Indonesia, like Medan, Balikpapan and Surabaya.

By the end of 2012, Garuda Indonesia will receive five aircraft and the remaining seven will be received in 2013. Meanwhile, six other aircraft will arrive in 2014 and 2015 to total 18 aircraft.

Previously, Bombardier CRJ1000 NextGen was flown from Canada to Jakarta on October 10, 2012 after the 'Ferry Flight' from the manufacturer.