Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company (“Vietjet”) yesterday welcomed passengers on its debut flight between Hai Phong, Vietnam and Seoul, South Korea.
The route will operate every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday and depart from Cat Bi International Airport, Hai Phong at 11.45pm (local time) and land at Incheon International Airport, Seoul at 6.00am (local time). The return flight will take off at 7.15am(local time) and arrive back at Hai Phong City at 10.40am (local time). The flight time per sector is approximately five hours.
The route was launched to meet an increasing travel demand between the two destinations.
As the center for economic and social growth in Northeast Vietnam, Hai Phong City is fast developing as a key tourist destination and to date Vietjet has operated 10,000 flights, carrying nearly 2 million passengers on its nine routes out of Hai Phong.