Quick Airline Information:
Jeju Air is a low cost airline based in Jeju City, Jeju, Island, South Korea. Jeju Air was established in January 2005 and began operations on June 2, 2006. It is owned by the Aekyung Group and the Jeju Provincial Government.It started operations with the Bombardier Dash 8 Q400.
On July 11, 2008, Jeju Air made its first international flight from Jeju to Hiroshima. It offered at first regular domestic scheduled services between Jeju Island and the South Korean mainland. Its then opened up its main hubs at Gimpo International Airport and Incheon Seoul, where it started flying to a number of regular international destinations. The airline now flies across much of the pacific side of Asia. It gives a good value for money service, flying a point to point basis with a friendly cabin crew and using new aircraft.
Jeju Air announced in November 2018, it is ordering 40 737 MAX 8 airplanes with options for 10 additional jets. The deal, is the largest order ever placed by a Korean low cost carrier and reflects rising demand for air travel in South Korea. The new aircraft will be delivered between 2022 and 2026.
History source: Wikipedia.org / Jeju Air
Operations and Destinations 🌍:
Jeju Air is operating not only the most busiest route, Gimpo-Jeju, in South Korea but also has more than 58 major routes in Asia, such as Japan, China, Taiwan, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand and Guam, including other domestic routes. The airline has it's main bases in Jeju Island, Incheon International (ICN) and Gimpo (GMP) the last two in Seoul.
Jeju Air flies to the following destinations*:
|Region 🗺️||Destinations 🌍🌎🌏|
|✈South Korea (domestic)||Busan, Cheongju, Daegu, Gwangju, Jeju, Muan, Seoul (ICN, GMP)|
| ✈Asia||Bangkok, Beijing, Cebu, Chiang Mai, Clark, Da Nang, Fukuoka, Haikou, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Jiamusi, Kagoshima, Kaohsiung, Kota Kinabalu, Macau, Manila, Matsuyama, Nagoya, Nha Trang, Okinawa, Osaka, Qingdao, Sanya, Sapporo, Shijiazhuang, Taipei, Tokyo, Tokyo, Vientiane, Weihai, Yantai|
|✈The Pacific||Guam, Saipan|
*Destination list is for reference only. Please check directly with the airline for updates.
*Note some destinations are only seasonal.*Correct info as of Jan 2019.
The fleet of Jeju Air has expanded tremendously in the last years, having its own planes purchased by the airline rather than leasing them from other companies. The airline relies exclusively on one plane type for all it’s operations. Boeing has supplied it’s aircraft ever since it first started operations. The Boeing 737 is one of the most reliable equipment on the current market. At present the airline has 40 Boeing airliners in operation with new ones arriving in the coming years.
The fleet* consists of the following aircraft:
|Network 🌐||Aircraft ✈️|
|✈ All flights||Boeing 737-800 (Boeing 737 Max 8 to be delivered from 2022)|
*Correct fleet info as of Jan 2019.
Jeju Air Photo Slide 📷:
|✅Good prices and offers on the website||👎 As with many low cost airlines, you need to pay for extra services. (luggage, meals, seats, etc)|
|✅Advantage to travel around Korea with Jeju Air and point to point destinations. (direct services, no transits)||👎 Online check-in available but seat selection is at a cost.|
|✅ Good relation, quality-price airline|
|✅Friendly and professional cabin crew.|
|✅ Good Punctuality.|
|✅Modern fleet, Boeing 737-800|