27/04/2017 14:40 GMT+7 print

Vietjet opens new domestic route from Hanoi to Quang Binh

Ho Chi Minh City, April 27 (VNA) – Vietjet will launch its new domestic route from Hanoi to Dong Hoi in the central province of Quang Binh on June 1, with tickets priced from only 99,000 VND (4.35 USD), looking to meet increasing demand for travel between the two destinations.

The Hanoi-Dong Hoi flight is operated daily with flight time per leg being one hour. The flight from Hanoi takes off at 06h40 and arrives in Dong Hoi at 07h35. The return flight departs at 08h05 and lands at 09h00 in Hanoi.

The new route’s tickets can be booked during the golden hours from 12h to 14h at www.vietjetair.com everyday (also compatible with smartphones at https://m.vietjetair.com) or at  www.facebook.com/vietjetvietnam, call center at 19001886 and all ticketing offices nationwide.

Quang Binh is home to a series of tourist attractions, including the Phong Nha – Ke Bang national park, which attracts more and more visitors and is also one of the main filming destinations for Hollywood blockbuster Kong: Skull Islands”. Many tourists have been mesmerized by its magnificent sceneries and well-known sites such as Hang Tien, Cha Noi valley, Hang Chuot, Tu Lan caves, and Son Doong cave. Hanoi is also a must-see destination for tourists thanks to its thousand-year-old culture and history.

Vietjet is the first airline in Vietnam to operate as a new-age airline with low-cost and diversified services to meet customers’ demands. A member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) with the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certificate, the airline was also named as one of the Top 500 Brands in Asia 2016 by global marketing research company Nielsen and “Best Asian Low Cost Carrier” at the TTG Travel Awards 2015, which compiles votes from travelers, travel agencies and tour operators in throughout Asia. The airline was also rated as one of the top three fastest growing airline brands on Facebook in the world by Socialbakers.

Currently, the airline boasts a fleet of 45 aircraft, including A320s and A321s, and operates 350 flights each day. It has already opened 63 routes in Vietnam and across the region to international destinations such as Thailand, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, China and Myanmar. It has carried nearly 35 million passengers to date.

Looking ahead, the airline plans to expand its network across the Asia Pacific region. To prepare for this plan, Vietjet has signed agreements with the world’s leading aircraft manufacturers to purchase more brand-new and modern aircraft.