Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific put on extra flights for public holidays hinh anh 1Airplanes of Vietnam Airlines and Jetstar Pacific (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and budget airline Jetstar Pacific will provide nearly 1 million seats (equivalent to 4,700 flights) in domestic and international routes, to meet the travelling demand on the upcoming Reunification Day (April 30) and International Labour Day (May 1) holiday.

Vietnam Airlines will offer roughly 800,000 seats, a rise by 78,000 seats year-on-year; while Jetstar Pacific will provide nearly 200,000 seats for flights, between April 26 and May 5.

They will be arranged mainly on the major domestic flights between Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, and Da Nang, Phu Quoc, and Nha Trang; as well as international routes between Vietnam and Japan, the Republic of Korea, Thailand, and Cambodia.

During peak times, passengers are advised to take advantage of online check-in services or airport kiosks to save time before departure, as well as purchase tickets on the two airlines’ websites: and or official offices to avoid fraudulent and overpriced tickets. –VNA