Vietjet launches first direct service between Ho Chi Minh City and Vientiane from as low as RM120!

Vietjet Air announced the commencement of its new flights connecting Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's economic hub, to Vientiane, the capital city of Laos. This direct service, the first and only in the market, aims to improve time and cost efficiency for travellers between the two destinations, expanding opportunities for tourism, trade, and economic development.

Mr. Bounteng Symoon, Deputy Director General of the Department of Civil Aviation of Laos (DCAL) (left), and Mr. Nguyen Thanh Son, Vietjet Vice President, along with delegates, perform the new route launching ceremony at Wattay International Airport, Vientiane.

Leaders from the Consul General of the Lao People's Democratic Republic in Ho Chi Minh City, Department of Civil Aviation of Laos (DCAL), Airports of Laos (AOL), Wattay International Airport, and Vietjet attended the inauguration ceremony at Tan Son Nhat International Airport and Wattay International Airport. They extended their congratulations to Vietjet for this innovative service and welcomed the first passengers on the debut flights.

The Ho Chi Minh City - Vientiane route serves passengers with four return flights per week on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, providing a complete flying experience to the "Land of a Million Elephants" in just 1 hour and 45 minutes of flying.

Vietjet Vice President Nguyen Thanh Son remarks at the launching ceremony in Wattay International Airport

Nguyen Thanh Son, Vietjet Vice President, said: "The new service connecting Ho Chi Minh City to Vientiane not only shortens the travel time between Vietnam and Laos but also expands Vientiane's air connectivity to destinations in the region and the world through Vietjet's international flight network. We will continue to offer more affordable airfares on our modern, new fleet and excellent services.”

In celebration of the new route launch, Vietjet is offering promotional airfares from as low as RM120 all-in from March 1 to 8, 2024. These special fares are available for the Ho Chi Minh City - Vientiane route and various Southeast Asia, Northeast Asia, South Asia destinations, and more. Guests can secure these offers by visiting or using the Vietjet Air app, for travel scheduled from April 1 to October 31, 2024 (T&C apply).

Malaysian passengers now have additional flight options with convenient transit in Ho Chi Minh City. Operating daily, the flights between Kuala Lumpur and Ho Chi Minh City offer passengers increased flexibility and an alternative route to Vientiane.

Deputy Consul General of the Lao People's Democratic Republic in Ho Chi Minh City, Mr. Souvannaseng Amphay, along with Vietjet leaders, present flowers and welcome the first passengers on the inaugural flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Vientiane

Ho Chi Minh City stands out as Vietnam's regional economic, cultural, and tourist centre, known for its unique cultural features, vibrant modern lifestyle, historical landmarks, and culinary delights. Beyond its attractions, the city serves as a transportation hub, offering seamless connectivity to numerous destinations within Vietnam and internationally.

On the other hand, Vientiane, Laos' capital and largest city, is celebrated for its political and economic significance, located along the picturesque Mekong River. Boasting ancient charm, architectural landmarks, temples, pagodas, local festivals, and distinctive cuisines, Vientiane captures the essence of Laos.

Fly with Vietjet to explore the world, relish joyful and inspiring flights on modern, environmentally friendly aircraft, experience the dedicated service of professional and friendly flight crews, and indulge in the rich flavours of Vietnamese traditional cuisines such as Banh Mi, Pho, along with global delights.


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