Vietjet on October 26, 2017 launched ticket sales for two new routes from Ho Chi Minh City to Phuket and to Chiang Mai serving the travel and trade demands between these well-known tourist destinations in Vietnam, Thailand and Hong Kong through connecting flights.
The Ho Chi Minh City – Phuket route will operate a return flight every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday from December 15, 2017 with around two hours per leg. The flight will depart Ho Chi Minh City at 10:15 and arrive in Phuket at 12:10 (local time). The return flight takes off at 13:05 (local time) in Phuket and lands in Ho Chi Minh City at 15:10.
The Ho Chi Minh City – Chiang Mai route will operate a return flight every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday from December 12, 2017 with around two hours per leg. The flight will depart Ho Chi Minh City at 11:35 and arrive in Chiang Mai at 13:30 (local time). The return flight takes off at 14:20 (local time) in Chiang Mai and lands in Ho Chi Minh City at 16:25.
With the opening of the two new routes, Vietjet now operates 6 routes to the “Land of Smiles” Thailand.
Copyright Photo: Vietjet Air (VietJetAir.com) Airbus A320-214 VN-A688 (msn 2712) (HD Bank) SGN (Rob Finlayson). Image: 925332.
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VietJetAir (VietJetAir.com) (Ho Chi Minh City) has announced its second international route connecting the Vietnam capital of Hanoi to Bangkok starting on June 1, 2013.
VietJetAir currently operates a daily round trip between Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok with the Hanoi-Bangkok connection to be operated at the same frequency. The new route will depart from Hanoi at 10:50 am and land in Bangkok at 12:40 pm. The return flight will depart from Suvarnabhumi airport at 1:35 pm and arrive at Noi Bai International Airport at 3.25 pm.
Top Copyright Photo: Duncan Kirk. Airbus A320-214 VN-A688 (msn 2712) in the HD Bank special scheme arrives at the Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) base.