Bamboo Airways officially put into operation two new routes on July 1, connecting Thanh Hoa city in the north-central province of Thanh Hoa with Quy Nhon city in the south-central province of Binh Dinh and with Phu Quoc Island off the coast of the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang.
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines said on May 12 that it will launch five more domestic routes this month with tickets priced from VND99,000 (US$4.3) for one-way tickets, exclusive of fees and taxes.
VOV.VN -Business class passengers on Vietnam Airlines’ domestic and international flights are to be able to enjoy Luc Ngan lychees as desert.
Travellers preparing for the Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays are facing higher fares and a shortage of tickets, with some flyers having to book late evening flights, or book early or late, to save money on domestic routes.
The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, will add 3,000 flights (equivalent to 530,000 seats) on domestic routes to meet the increasing number of travellers during summer holidays.
Low-cost carrier Vietjet was honoured as the most popular airline at a ceremony held last week in the capital city of Hanoi.
The administration of a city in southern Vietnam has suggested using state money to provide subsidy to airlines opening new routes to its unmarketable airport.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed to hike aviation service fees by 15% to 40% from 2017.
VOV.VN -The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has launched its annual “Golden Autumn 2016” programme for both domestic and international routes.
Travel will now be easier for customers of the low-cost carrier Jetstar Pacfic after the airline officially launched its services on Hanoi-Quy Nhon and Hanoi-Chu Lai routes on June 1.
To celebrate the opening of Cat Bi International Airport’s new terminal, Vietjet has launched three new routes from Haiphong to Phu Quoc, Da Lat and Buon Ma Thuot, looking to meet increasing travel demand of tourists, businessmen and individuals among localities.
Vietnam’s transport minister has called for lower airfares to match a sharp decline in fuel costs, but carriers say their tickets are already affordable.
The low-cost airline Jetstar Pacific will offer 20,000 tickets with just VND16,000 (7 US cents) per leg on its 20 international and domestic routes.
National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) is holding a promotion on flights for selected domestic routes on the occasion of the 2016 Tet (Lunar New Year) Festival.
The number of passengers and cargo volume for domestic airlines continue to fall, according to news reports.