Flight news: Vietjet connects Adelaide and Perth to Ho Chi Minh City of Vietnam

Vietjet launch

Debut flights from Adelaide via Perth have begun just this week. At Adelaide Airport, Executive GM of People Culture and Customer at Adelaide Airport, Dermot O’Neil and Brenton Cox, Managing Director welcomed Vietjet, who are the first carriers offering direct flights to Vietnam.

South Australian Tourism Minister, Zoe Bettison was also there to help with the ribbon cutting ceremony.

“It is terrific to have Vietjet now flying into Adelaide, the first Vietnamese airline to include our city as a regular destination – opening up significant opportunities for South Australia. Today’s milestone means more flights and more opportunities for our state.”

With team mascots, cake and flowers for the passengers on the inaugural flight, there was a sense of celebration. Similar scenes were seen at Perth airport, where the plane takes on additional passengers for the final leg to Ho Chi Minh City.

Flights from Adelaide depart at 07:25 (local time), layover in Perth, and land in Ho Chi Minh City at 15:40 (local time) every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.  Return flights to Adelaide will depart from Ho Chi Minh City at 06:35 (local time), layover in Perth, and arrive in Adelaide at 21:10 (local time) every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday.

Vietjet now flies from Adelaide, Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane 58 times a week. In celebration of this milestone; the airline is offering 58,000 exclusive promotional tickets until November 28, with one way fares for as low as AUD165* for any travel periods from January 01, 2024 to October 31st, 2024**

Vietjet are proud to welcome its passengers aboard on modern, environmentally friendly flights operating on new aircraft which they can enjoy fresh, authentic meals, served by professional and dedicated cabin crew. Additionally, when passengers fly with Vietjet, they are subject to free Sky Care insurance and able to join the airline’s loyalty program, named SkyJoy to obtain points for amazing gifts.

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