Scoot to fly to Perth from Dec 19

Low-cost carrier Scoot announced on Wednesday that it will begin flying to Perth, the airline's third Australian destination.

From Dec 19, it will operate Singapore-Perth flights five times a week on the widebody Boeing 777-200, departing from Changi Airport T2 at 1250h and arriving at Perth Airport at 1820h. The return flight departs Perth at 1930h and arrives in Singapore at 0045h.

In a press release, Scoot said that promotional prices start from $88 for one-way tickets, taxes included.