PRESS RELEASE:

Vietjet opens three more direct routes linking Vietnam with India, further boosting the regional connection

*The new routes of Da Nang – New Delhi, Hanoi/HCMC – Mumbai to commence operations in May*

(Ho Chi Minh City, February 6, 2020) – To meet rising demand for travel between Vietnam and India as well as across the region, Vietjet has opened three new direct routes connecting Vietnam’s three largest hubs, Da Nang, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, with two of India’s largest economic, political and cultural centers of New Delhi and Mumbai. 

Accordingly, the Da Nang – New Delhi and Hanoi – Mumbai routes will commence operations starting from May 14, 2020 with a frequency of five flights per week and three flights per week respectively. The Ho Chi Minh City – Mumbai routes will operate four weekly flights from May 15, 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. 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 Asia Pacific region”, he added.

Travelholics eager to explore colorful destinations in India can now book tickets via all official channels including the airline’s website, www.vietjetair.com, the mobile app Vietjet Air and the airline’s Facebook page, www.facebook.com/vietjetvietnam (just click the “Booking” tab). Alternatively, customers can book by calling the hotline +8419001886 or by going to any official agents/ ticket offices of Vietjet. Payment can be easily made using Vietjet SkyClub, Visa/ MasterCard/ AMEX/ JCB/ KCP/UnionPay cards; or with any ATM card issued by 34 Vietnamese banks and registered with internet banking.

The airline currently operates the HCMC/Hanoi – New Delhi services at a frequency of four weekly flights and three weekly flights respectively.

Flight schedule of new flights between Vietnam and India:

FlightFlight codeFrequencyDeparture
(Local time)
Arrival(Local time)
Da Nang – New DelhiVJ8315 flights/weekMon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun18:1521:30
New Delhi – Da NangVJ8305 flights/weekMon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sun22:505:20
Hanoi – MumbaiVJ9073 flights/weekTue, Thu, Sat20:2023:30
Mumbai – HanoiVJ9103 flights/weekWed, Fri, Sun00:356:55
HCMC – MumbaiVJ8834 flights/weekMon, Wed, Fri, Sun19:5523:30
Mumbai – HCMCVJ8844 flights/weekMon, Tue, Thu, Sat00:357:25