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AirAsia promo codes and deals October 2021

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Recently named the World’s Best Low-Cost Airline for the ninth year in a row, AirAsia has quickly grown to be one of the world’s largest budget carriers offering flights throughout Asia.

With a motto of “Now Everyone Can Fly”, the Malaysia-based carrier offers low fares for on its no-frills service. Travellers pay for what they want, like a checked bag or in-flight meal, and don’t have to absorb the prices of services they don’t want to use.

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International flights from $745 each way

Expires 9 Nov 2021
Available on flights from October 2021 - February 2022. Sample fare is Montreal-Masshad. Destinations include Kathmandu, Phnom Penh, Colombo and more.

Canada-wide flights from $25 each way

Expires 31 Oct 2021
Available on flights until 2022. Destinations include Edmonton, Toronto, Montreal, Quebec and more. Sample fare is Vancouver-Calgary with WestJet.

Worldwide flights from $693 return

Expires 31 Oct 2021
Available on select travel dates until 2022. Destinations include Thailand, USA, Peru, United Kingdome, Ireland, Italy, Greece, Croatia and more. Sample fare is Vancouver-Bangkok.

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Malta flights from EUR€39 each way

Available on select travel dates. Sample fare departs is between London and Malta. Other connections also available including Manchester, Birmingham, Paris, Istanbul, Venice, Rome and more. T&Cs apply.

International flights from $1,930 return

Expires 31 Dec 2021
Available on flights until 31 December 2021 to India and Abu Dhabi. Sample fare is Toronto-Karachi. T&Cs apply.

$212: Worldwide flights from Toronto

Available on select flights dates in 2021. Destinations include San Francisco, Las Vegas, Mexico and more. Sample fare is Toronto-New York. T&Cs apply.

Flights to Canada from GBP£339

Available on select flight dates departing from Manchester and more. Destinations include Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary and more. Sample fare is London-Toronto. T&Cs apply.

Up to 50% off worldwide flights

Available on select dates when you book Express Deals. T&Cs apply.

Up to 40% off member deals

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AirAsia's coronavirus (COVID-19) cancellation and changes policy update

As of 20 March, AirAsia has cancelled many flights set to depart and land in Mainland China.

AirAsia is giving all passengers with an existing booking the option to make a one-time flight change departing from the same destination within a period of 90 days from the date the original flight was due to depart.

Alternatively, passengers can opt for a flight credit that is redeemable for 365 days from the date the original flight was scheduled to depart.

These options are available to travellers who purchased tickets prior to 7 March 2020, for flights departing until April 30 2020.

When does AirAsia have promotions, and what are the best AirAsia sales?

AirAsia runs about four MegaSales per year, averaging about once per season. The dates are not strictly set and do change around a bit, but you can expect to see one every few months. During these sales, we’ll often see:

  • Free seats on flights within Asia

AirAsia | Pros and Cons


  • AirAsia is known for its bargain basement airfares. The airline has even been known to give away free tickets.
  • Only pay for what you need: If you’re not going to eat an in-flight meal, watch a movie at your seat or bring more than a carry-on bag, then you don’t have to pay for it.
  • Award-winning airline: Air Asia has been dubbed the “World’s Best Low-Cost Airline” for the last seven years by Skytrax and the “World’s Leading Low-Cost Airline Website” at the World Travel Awards 2015.


  • Pay for what you get: If you’re used to full-service airlines, you may be surprised to find yourself having to pay for everything that’s not your seat.
  • Limited routes: Air Asia only flies within Asia Pacific.

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AirAsia flight classes

Low fare (Economy)AirAsia.Economy-CropThis fare includes:
  • 7kg cabin baggage (one piece)
  • Economy seat
  • BIG Loyalty Points (RM2=1 BIG Point)
Premium FlexAirAsia.Economy2-CropThis fare includes:
  • 7kg cabin baggage (one piece)
  • 20kg of checked baggage (one piece)
  • Economy seat
  • One in-flight meal
  • Up to two date and time changes
  • BIG Loyalty Points (RM1=1 BIG Point)
  • Express baggage delivery
  • Express check-in
  • Express boarding
  • Seat selection
Premium FlatbedAirAsia.Flatbed-CropThis fare includes:
  • 7kg cabin baggage (one piece)
  • 40kg of checked baggage (one piece)
  • Premium flatbed seat
  • One in-flight meal
  • Pillow and blanket to use onboard
  • Up to two date and time changes
  • BIG Loyalty Points (RM1=1 BIG Point)
  • Express baggage delivery
  • Express check-in
  • Express boarding
  • Seat selection

AirAsia Frequently Asked Questions

Does AirAsia include baggage in the fare?

Not with the cheapest fare option.

Bags can be added on during the booking process, or you can opt to upgrade to either the Value Pack (which includes 20kg of checked luggage, one meal, standard seats selection and baggage delay insurance) or the Premium Flex package (which includes 20kg of checked luggage, one meal, hot seat selection, baggage delay insurance, up to two flight changes, and express baggage and boarding).

The price of the packages changes depending on where you’re flying. However, if you’re likely to add on these extras, it may be worth it.

Does AirAsia have in-flight entertainment?

Yes, but only free if you have your own device. AirAsia rents Huawei MediaPad M2s with movies, TV shows, music games and magazines from $18 per flight segment.

If you have your own device, you can connect to the Rokki onboard Wi-Fi system where you can access the entertainment. You can also pay to use the internet.

Does AirAsia have Wi-Fi access?

Yes. AirAsia’s Rokki system provides paid internet access. It will be cheaper to pre-pay for access before you fly.

It’s charged in Malaysian Ringgits (approximately RM3=AU$1) with plans starting at RM8.

Does AirAsia provide food?

Yes, but it’s also not free. You can pre-purchase meals and drink packages online from $6. You can also purchase meals and snacks on the flight, but options are more likely to be limited.

Does AirAsia have power sockets?

Only AirAsia planes with premium flat bed (which is the airline’s equivalent to a business or first class) seats have power sockets.

How can I manage an AirAsia booking?

No matter where you made your booking, changes will need to be made on AirAsia’s website.You’ll need to click on the “Big Shot login” icon at the top right corner. Once you’re logged in you’ll have the option to manage your booking.

    How does AirAsia check-in work?

    You can check into your AirAsia flight online as early as 14 days prior to departure, and no later than one hour prior for an AirAsia flight and four hours prior for an AirAsia X flight. You can do this by going to the homepage and clicking on “Web Check-In” at the top of the screen. Enter your departure city, booking number and family name/surname and click “Go” to access your booking to check-in.

      How can I check an AirAsia flight status?

      You can check AirAsia flight statuses by visiting the AirAsia site’s status page. Alternatively, you can check local airport websites to see if they offer live statuses of arriving and departing flights.

      How can I get in contact with AirAsia, and does it have a live chat option?

      Visit AirAsia’s customer service page. Here, you’ll be able to fill out an e-form or use the live chat system.AirAsia.

      What forms of payment does AirAsia accept?

      • PayPal
      • Internet banking (direct debit by Poli)
      • Visa
      • MasterCard
      • American Express
      • AirAsia expay
      • BIG Prepaid
      • E-gift voucher

      What is the AirAsia cancellation policy?

      AirAsia does not issue refunds for flights. If you’re wishing to cancel due to illness or medical reasons, AirAsia will give you a credit for your flight that can be used within three months if a doctor’s note is provided stating you are unable to fly.

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