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HCM City (VNA) - A high-end train service between HCM City and Phan Thiet city in Binh Thuan province will begin operation on March 20.

The SPT1 train departs from Phan Thiet at 1.10pm and arrives in HCM City at 5.17pm, with stops at Binh Thuan, Bien Hoa and Di An railway stations.

The SPT2 train departs from HCM City at 6.40am and arrives in Phan Thiet at 10.26am, with stopovers in Di An, Biên Hoà and Binh Thuan stations.

Ticket prices range from 137,000 VND to 187,000 VND per passenger, except for holidays.

According to Saigon Railway Transport Co., sleeper cars on the train route have four- or six-bed cabins, while cabins with seats have large spaces for baggage.

Earlier, the company on February 22 launched a new high-quality Saigon-Nha Trang train service.-VNA