Vietjet Air inaugurates HCM City – Van Don route hinh anh 1Vietjet Air inaugurates HCM City-Van Don route on January 20. (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietjet Air on January 20 inaugurated its route linking Ho Chi Minh City in the south and Van Don island district in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh, the low-cost carrier announced the same day.

Return flights are conducted every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. Aircraft departs from Ho Chi Minh City at 7:00 and arrives at Van Don at 9:15 am, while the return departs at 9:50 and arrives at 12:05.

The route is expected to meet the increasing demand for tourism and trade, helping boost the local economic development and integration.

Van Don island, located near the Bai Tu Long bay and the world-famous Ha Long bay, is blessed with many scenic beauties and has over the recent past become a magnet to both local and foreign tourists.

Vietjet Air is now having 39 domestic and 66 international routes. It is opening more routes and expanding its fleet in the “consumer airline” model. Travellers have many choices in booking its tickets and paying the fares.-VNA