|More than 540 flights will be added to serve the increasing number of passengers during the upcoming holiday. — File Photo
HA NOI (VNS) — The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines will launch an additional 545 flights on some high-demand domestic and international routes from April 25 to May 4 to mark a national six-day holiday.
The number is 17.8 per cent more than normal and represents an 82.9 percent increase against the same period last year.
The carrier will provide 332,472 seats on 513 extra flights on domestic routes, encompassing 101 flights between Ha Noi and Da Nang; 48 between Ha Noi and Dong Hoi; 35 between Ha Noi and Phu Quoc; 27 between Ha Noi and Nha Trang; 106 between HCM City and Phu Quoc; 67 between HCM City and Da Nang; and 64 between HCM City and Nha Trang.
It will also operate 33 more flights from Ha Noi to HCM City , Quy Nhon and Tuy Hoa and 32 flights from HCM City to Buon Ma Thuot, Da Lat, Thua Thien-Hue, Quy Nhon and Vinh. Internationally, it will add 32 flights from Ha Noi and HCM City to Bangkok , Hong Kong, Osaka , Narita, Busan, and Siem Reap and an extra flight from Da Nang to Narita. — VNS