The inaugural flight, coded VJ825 landed at Kuala Lumpur at 12.00pm (local time) and received a warm welcome from senior leaders from the governments of Malaysia and Vietnam.
The new route will depart from Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Ho Chi Minh City at 9.30am (local time) and arrive at Kuala Lumpur at12.25pm (local time). The return flight will take off from Kuala Lumpur at 1.00pm (local time) and arrive at Ho Chi Minh City at 1.55pm(local time). The flight duration for each sector is approximately 1 hour and 55 minutes.
Vietjet currently operates 50 domestic and international routes. It offers twice daily flights from Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City where travelers can easily connect to other cities within Vietnam via the airline’s extensive network of domestic flights. In addition, other international routes include Bangkok, Siem Reap, Taipei, Yangon and Seoul.