Vietnam Airlines gears up to open six new domestic routes
Update: Jun 02, 2020
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines are poised to open six new domestic air routes throughout June, according to a representative from the airline on June 1.
In line with the move, the Hai Phong-Da Lat and Hai Phong-Phu Quoc air routes will begin operation from June 12, with four round trips per week being held on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday.
Elsewhere, air routes such as Hai Phong-Can Tho, Hai Phong-Buon Ma Thuot, and Vinh-Can Tho will start as of June 12 at a frequency of three round trips per week on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
The Can Tho-Buon Ma Thuot route will operate with a frequency of four return flights per week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, beginning from June 22.
The Vietnam Airlines representative stated that in order to mark the opening of a new route, the firm will be selling 6,666 air tickets at a price of only VND 66,000 for a one-way trip, excluding taxes and fees. Tickets will go on sale from June 6 to June 12 with departures lasting until December 31.
Moreover, passengers will also be able to purchase special promotional tickets at a price of only VND99,000 for a one-way trip, excluding taxes and fees, with ticket validity and departure until July 31.
This move comes following Vietnam Airlines opening five new domestic routes during May, including Ho Chi Minh City-Tuy Hoa, Hai Phong-Nha Trang, Vinh-Da Lat, Vinh-Buon Ma Thuot, and Thanh Hoa-Buon Ma Thuot.
In an effort to ensure the safety of passengers and the wider community, Vietnam Airlines will be maintaining preventive measures against the novel coronavirus in line with regulations.