Vietjet opens two new international routes

Low-cost Vietnamese carrier Vietjet has announced starting October 30, it will open two international routes connecting Hanoi with Taipei and Ho Chi Minh City with Kaohsiung in Taiwan (China) as well as increasing the flight frequency Ho Chi Minh City-Tainan (Taiwan)route to five return flights a week.

Vietjet's aircraft (Photo: Courtesy of Vietjet)

The Hanoi-Taipei will be operated on a daily basis on October 30, 2016 with the flight time of 2 hours 45 minutes per leg.

The flight takes off from Hanoi at 14:15 and lands in Taipei at 18:00 (local time). The return flight will depart at 19:10 and arrives in Hanoi at 20:55 (local time).

Ho Chi Minh City-Tainan will also have 5 return flights a week on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from October 30, 2016 with flight time of 3 hours 15 minutes per leg.

The flight leaves Ho Chi Minh City at 10:30 and arrives in Tainan at 14:45 (local time). The return flight takes off at 15:45 and lands at 18:00 (local time).

Ho Chi Minh City-Kaohsiung route will be launched on December 12, 2016 with 5 return flights a week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The flight, which lasts 3 hours 30 minutes per leg, departs from Ho Chi Minh City at 02:10 and lands in Kaohsiung at 06:30 (local time). The return flight takes off at 08:15 and lands in Ho Chi Minh City at 10:45.

Tickets are now available for Hanoi-Taipei and Ho Chi Minh City-Kaohsiung with price of VND310,000 (US$14) and VND210,000 (US$9) respectively.

By Huong Giang – translated by Uyen Phuong

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