Five-Star Express will begin its first service, from Ho Chi Minh City to Nha Trang, on December 12. Tickets and brochures are available now. As a start-up promotion, any class of ticket purchased with cash well in advance will come with a 5% to 20% discount.
|Interior of the train.|
The most expensive is the first-class C ticket (VND450, 000); the cheapest is M-class (VND220, 000). Anyone buying a return ticket can stay two nights at a hotel in Ho Chi Minh City or Nha Trang at no extra cost.
A discount of up to 75% off the normal ticket price is available for the children of martyrs’ families, heroic mothers, the elderly and orphans. Five-Star Express will also provide special tickets for reporters, writers and singers.
The tickets can be booked through Truong Sinh Advertising Co. at 297 Pham Ngu Lao Street, District 1, HCMC, tel: 08.9206868 or at www.5starexpress.com.vn or www.5starexpress.vn.
The official inauguration of Five-Star Express will be held in September.
Five-Star Tourist Train to Link HCM City, Nha Trang