Vietnam Airlines (VNA) has increased flights from Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi to Melbourne and Sydney in Australia from June 13.
The number of flights on the Hanoi-HCM City-Melbourne and Hanoi-HCM City-Sydney route will increase from five to seven and from six to seven per week respectively.
The national carrier will now operate 14 flights a week to Australia.
In addition, Air France has announced that it will increase the number of direct flights on the HCM City – Paris route to five a week.
The airline has also cooperated with Vietnam Airlines to offer six weekly flights from Hanoi to Paris on a code sharing basis.
Both airlines are offering discount fares.