Vietjet yesterday inaugurated its new international service between Chiang Mai and Ho Chi Minh City (CNX-SGN) with 4 flights per week, serving a growing travel demand between Thailand and Vietnam. Being major hubs in the two countries for years, the cities both well represent the changing modern face of Asia-Pacific in business and adventure.
“We are now pleased to offer new additional air route between Thailand and Vietnam. We hope the new service will deliver more convenient choices to our valued passengers and further contribute to cultural exchange and bilateral trade between the two countries”, said Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh, Vietjet Vice President.
The carrier operates a return flight every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday with flight duration of around two hours per sector. Scheduled departure times from Ho Chi Minh City and Chiang Mai are 11:35 (Tuesday, Thursday), 10:25 (Friday, Sunday), and 14:20 (Tuesday, Thursday), 13:40 (Friday, Sunday), respectively.
The route’s tickets priced from THB 99* are available for booking at www.vietjetair.com, also compatible with smartphones at https://m.vietjetair.com or at www.facebook.com/vietjetthaila
Celebrating the inaugural flight, passengers surprisingly receive Vietjet souvenirs and warm welcome from management of Chiang Mai international airport. The launching of this new service also connects inbound Vietnamese visitors with the quartet of Thailand’s must–visit locales, accessible via affiliate Vietjet Thailand network (Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai and Phuket). Vietjet Thailand is currently the only carrier operating a daily direct flight between Chiang Rai and Phuket.
Ho Chi Minh City is the largest city of Vietnam with a mix of old and new architecture from French colonial structures to new skyscrapers. The city draws millions of tourists each year and Ho Chi Minh City is one of the most vibrant city that tourist should not miss.
Vibrant Chiang Mai is a highlight for tourists visiting places in northern Thailand, and continues to grow in popularity year on year. It draws visitors from around the world with its rich culture, traditional architecture, colorful northern cuisine and the kindness of its people.
Vietjet offers high quality service, diversified & special low–fare tickets and a complete flying experience with new aircraft. The carrier’s young and modern fleet offers comfortable seats and delicious hot meals served by friendly flight attendants, as well as premium service of SkyBoss to further enrich travel experience.
(*) Excluding taxes and fees