Vietjet has launched flights between Hanoi and
The Hanoi - Osaka route will operate
on a daily basis with a flight time of four hours per leg.
The flight is timed to depart from Hanoi at 01:40 and arrive
at Kansai International Airport in
Osaka at 07:50 (local time). The return flight is scheduled to
take off at 09:20 and land back in Hanoi at 13:05 (local time).
will soon launch two other routes to Japan from Vietnam including
Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) - Osaka on 14 December 2018 and
Hanoi-Tokyo (Narita) route on 11 January 2019.
“We are honored that
KIX has been chosen as Vietjet’s first destination in Japan from
Hanoi and soon to be from Ho Chi Minh city. Hanoi is an amazing
city and is also the gateway to world-famous tourist destinations
such as Ha Long Bay, Ninh Binh, and Sapa,” said Mr. Jeremy Goldstrich, Corporate Executive Vice President & Chief Operating
Officer of Kansai Airports. “We hope more people from Japan and
Vietnam, as well as international travellers, can enjoy traveling,
touring, and trading between the countries thanks to Vietjet’s
joyful flights with affordable ticket fares.”
The Hanoi - Osaka route marks the first codeshare service to take-off between Vietjet and Japan Airlines.