Vietjet announced Thursday three new routes connecting their Da Nang, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh hubs with New Delhi and Mumbai in India. The Da Nang-New Delhi and Hanoi-Mumbai routes will commence May 14 and Ho Chi Minh City-Mumbai on May 15, 2020.
On Thursday, Vietjet announced new service between their hubs in Da Nang, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to new Delhi and Mumbai in India. The Da Nang-New Delhi route will operate five times weekly, while the Hanoi-Mumbai route will operate three times weekly starting May 14, 2020. The Ho Chi Minh City-Mumbai route will operate four times weekly from May 15, 2020. In Thursday’s announcement, Vietjet’s Vice President, Nguyen Thanh Son said,
“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. 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. The expansion of Vietjet’s flight network into India also reaffirms the airline’s ongoing commitment to continuously help flyers save on cost and time. Passengers can enjoy flying on our new and modern aircraft and taking transit flights to famous destinations across Southeast Asia, including Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and many other countries, thanks to Vietjet’s extensive flight network in the region.”
Vietjet operates one of the youngest fleets in the world with an average aircraft age of less than three years and serves over 130 routes domestically in Vietnam and internationally to India, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Myanmar, Malaysia, China, Indonesia and Cambodia. The carrier recently celebrated their 100 millionth passenger since the airline was founded in 2007.