Posted on: 23 July 2015 by Ross McSweeny
From 2 October, VietJet Air will operate five return flights per week between Yangon and Ho Chi Minh City.
The flights will depart from Ho Chi Minh City on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 10:25, landing in Yangon at 12:10. The return flight then takes off from Yangon at 13:00, arriving back in Ho Chi Minh City at 15:35. The estimated flying time for the route is 2 hours and 15 minutes.
“VietJet is delighted to make our network wider with the additional service from Ho Chi Minh City to Yangon, connecting the two countries’ business, culture and tourism hubs,” remarked Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh, VietJet’s vice-president. “As a friendly and forward-thinking modern airline, we are looking forward to making air travel the more affordable and enjoyable for the people of Myanmar, who will be able to travel aboard and enjoy our wide regional flight network with amazing pricing and service.”