Thai Vietjet to function 1st Bangkok-Phu Quoc direct flight

Thai Vietjet to operate 1st Bangkok-Phu Quoc direct flight

A beach resort on Phu Quoc Island, Kien Giang Province. Picture by Huu Khoa

Thai Vietjet, a subsidiary of Vietjet Air, plans to launch the primary ever direct service between Bangkok and Phu Quoc Island on October 12.

There will probably be 4 weekly flights on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, the Vietnamese funds service says on its web site.

Presently folks flying on the route should transit in HCMC.

Each Vietnam and Thailand have reopened their borders to international vacationers and lifted most Covid restrictions.

The Thai authorities will enhance from October the interval of visa-free keep for vacationers from over 50 international locations, together with Vietnam, from 30 days to 45.

Phu Quoc, Vietnam’s largest island, is legendary for its white-sand beaches and fish sauce, an indispensable Vietnamese condiment.

The island has turn out to be globally common for the reason that authorities allowed 30-day visa free entry in 2014.