Malaysia Airlines has come up with special offers to 55 local and international destinations in conjunction with Merdeka Day, with some fares ending in “55”.

Bookings for the Merdeka Offer end at midnight on Aug 31. It is valid for the travel period between Sept 2 and Nov 7.

Among the economy class round trip fares offered are RM255 for domestic travel within peninsular Malaysia and RM455 for direct flights between the peninsula and Sabah and Sarawak.

Also up for grabs are fares to Asean destinations such as a Kuala Lumpur-Jakarta trip that starts from RM455 and Kuala Lumpur-Phnom Penh (from RM655).

Business class round trip fares start from RM1,055 to Medan, RM1,355 to Singapore, RM1,555 to Bangkok, RM1,755 to Hanoi and RM1,955 to Phnom Penh.

For other destinations, economy class return fares start from RM855 to Hong Kong, RM1,255 to Beijing and RM1,455 to Perth.

For business class, fares to Guangzhou, Xiamen, Kunming and Hong Kong is RM3,055, RM4,655 to Seoul, Tokyo and Osaka, and RM6,555 to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide.

Visit, call the 24-hour toll-free number at 1300-88-3000, or check out MH Buddy in MAS Facebook page, MHmobile or MAS ticket offices and appointed agents nationwide.

[News source]