Thai AirAsia will begin a direct service between Bangkok
and Hanoi October 17, and passengers can start booking
next week, Tuoi Tre newspaper said.
for a one-way ticket is
just 1,449 baht
plus taxes (equivalent to VND570,000
or $36). This compares to
13,785 and 17,480 baht
Thai Airways and Vietnam Airlines.
budget carrier would use 148-seat
the Vietnam Civil Aviation Administration
Thai AirAsia representative said the
80% occupancy and
had also applied to fly on the
Chi Minh City
a joint venture between Malaysia’s AirAsia and Thailand’s
is the second budget airline to fly
to Vietnam, after Singapore’s Tiger Airways.
(Source: Tuoi Tre)