(Ho Chi Minh City, December 12, 2016) – Vietjet today made inaugural debut for Hai Phong – Seoul (South Korea) route and welcomed the flight’s first passengers at Cat Bi International Airport. The event was witnessed by Hai Phong’s leaders. All passengers onboard were presented with surprising and lovely gifts. The new route is to meet the increasing travel demand of individuals and tourists, looking to boost the regional trade & integration.
Ribbon-cutting ceremony to inaugurate the new route Haiphong – Seoul
The route’s tickets can be booked at www.vietjetair.com (also compatible with smartphones at https://m.vietjetair.com) or at www.facebook.com/vietjetvietnam (just click the “Booking” tab), at ticketing offices nationwide or by call to the national call center at 19001886. Payment can be easily made with debit and credit cards of Visa, MasterCard, JCB, KCP, and American Express and ATM cards issued by 29 Vietnam’s banks that have been registered with internet banking.
Mr. Le Van Thanh – Member of the Central Committee of Vietnamese Communist Party, Haiphong city’s party committee secretary presented flowers to the first passengers on Vietjet’s flight Seoul – Haiphong landing at Cat Bi International airport
The Hai Phong – Seoul route is operated on every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday with a flying time of around five hours per leg. The route’s flight frequency will be increased to daily operations from January 19, 2017 to February 13, 2017. Flights depart from Hai Phong City at 23:45 and arrive in Seoul at 06:00 (local time). Return flights from Seoul take off at 07:15 (local time) and land in Hai Phong City at 10:40.
Ms. Nguyen Thanh Ha – Chairwoman of Vietjet shared: “With this new route – Haiphong-Seoul, Vietjet increases its flight network to Haiphong to 9 routes
Mr. Nguyen Van Tung - Chairman of Hai Phong city’s People Committee congratulated Vietjet on inaugurating new route
Conveniently located in the northeast Vietnam as the center for economic and social growth for the region, Hai Phong has great potential for tourism development with a series of local specialties and services for international tourists’ experience. Vietjet has so far operated 10,000 flights, carrying nearly 2 million passengers on the nine routes to and from Hai Phong.
South Korea – an amazing destination always attracts tourists’ interest
South Korea is a favorite tourist destination for travelers thanks to developed entertainment industry, typical culture and shopping malls. With the new route, Vietjet has a total of 3 services connecting Vietnam and South Korea, looking to facilitate the travel of individuals at the affordable costs.
Also, Vietjet today launched another international route from Ho Chi Minh City to Kaohsiung. The HCMC-Kaohsiung route is operated 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 HCMC at 02:10 and lands in Kaohsiung at 06:30 (local time). The return flight takes off at 08:15 (local time) and lands in HCMC at 10:45.
With its high-quality services, special low-fare tickets and diverse ticket classes, Vietjet offers its passengers enjoyable flights with dynamic and friendly flight crew, comfy seats, amazing hot meals and special surprises from the airline’s inflight activities.