Vietjet has unveiled plans to launch direct
flights between Danang and New Delhi, Hanoi and Mumbai and from
Saigon to Mumbai.
The Danang – New Delhi and Hanoi – Mumbai routes
will commence on 14 May 2020 with five flights per week
and three flights per week respectively.
The Saigon – Mumbai route will operate four weekly
flights starting from 15 May 2020.
“We are excited to continue connecting Vietnam
destinations to the market of over 1.2 billion population in India
after receiving positive feedback regarding our previous two
direct flights that linked both Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi with
New Delhi,” said Vietjet Vice President Nguyen Thanh Son. “With just over five hours of flight time per leg,
and a convenient flight schedule throughout the week, Vietjet's
newest routes between Vietnam and India will create many more
trade and tourism opportunities between the two countries, helping
to boost the economies of both.”
With the addition of the three new routes, Vietjet
will become the operator with the most direct routes between the
two countries, offering five direct routes from and to India. The
airline currently operates the Saigon/Hanoi – New Delhi services
with four weekly flights and thrice weekly,