Lion Air Flights

Lion Air is the second largest low-cost carrier in Southeast Asia with headquarters in Jakarta, Indonesia. It has three aviation hubs at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (Jakarta), Juana International Airport (Surabaya) and Kuala Namu International Airport (Medan).  


Also known as the PT Lion Mentari Airlines, it is associated with Thai Lion Air and Malaysia’s Malindo Air. Its frequent flyer programme is called the Lion Air Passport Club. It operates over 100 Boeing 737 aircraft and offers two different classes; Business and Economy class. 

Top destinations with Lion Air 

Lion Air flies to over 70 domestic and 36 regional destinations with 226 flights daily. Its top destinations include:  

From Malaysia, Lion Air services direct flights from major cities to various destinations in Indonesia including Jakarta, Surabaya, Solo and Bandung. 

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Why fly with Lion Air


Online check-in
Check in online on the Lion Air website from 24 hours to 4 hours before flight departure. If you have checked baggage, drop them off at the airport baggage counters. When boarding, you are required to have a printed copy of your E-ticket to proceed through the gates. Mobile check-in is not available.

Checking in at the airport
Present your passport, credit card used to book the flight and other travel documents (e.g. visa) ready at the airport check-in counters. Check-in counters open 2.5 hours and close 30 minutes before scheduled time of departure for domestic flights or 45 minutes before for international flights.ure time.

Baggage Allowances

Hand carry baggage  

  • Each bag must not exceed 40 x 30 x 20 cm  
  • All classes: Total combined weight of hand carry baggage should not exceed 7 kg  

Checked baggage  

  • Total dimensions of each bag must not exceed 203 cm  
  • Business: 1 bag at a maximum weight of 30 kg  
  • Economy: 1 bag at a maximum weight of 20 kg  
  • Economy (domestic flights): 1 bag at a maximum weight of 15 kg  


Excess baggage can be prepaid online at least 6 hours before departure time. 


Seat reservation can be requested via phone call and subject to availability.

Inflight services

Food and snacks are chargeable on board. The airline has its own in-flight magazine called the Lion Mag. There is no Unaccompanied Minor service. In-flight Wi-Fi is not available.

Contact Lion Air

Contact Centre

(+60) 03-7841 5333 (Malaysia)



Reservations & Ticketing Office


Anjung Tinjau, Main Terminal Building

Level 5, No.S-28

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia

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