VietJet Launches Direct Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Kochi Starting August 12

VietJet, the low-cost airline, is set to enhance travel connections between India and Vietnam with the introduction of direct flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Kochi. The new route will offer convenient travel options for passengers and open up connections to various popular destinations.

VietJet, a renowned low-cost airline, is set to enhance the flight connections between India and Vietnam with the introduction of a new route.

Starting from August 12, 2023, VietJet will launch direct flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Kochi (Cochin), providing more travel options and convenience for passengers travelling between the two countries.

Flight Schedule and Availability

As per the details shared by the airline, VietJet will operate four times a week on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. The upcoming direct flights between Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) and Kochi (COK) offered by VietJet Air Flight VJ1811, will be departing from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) at 19:20 and arrive in Kochi (COK) at 22:50.

Similarly, Flight VJ1812 will be departed from Kochi (COK) at 23:50 and arrived back in Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) at 06:40.

Flight No.FromDep. TimeToArr. TimeDays of Ops
VJ1811SGN19:20COK22:50Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
VJ1812COK23:50SGN06:40Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat

Booking for the Ho Chi Minh to Kochi route is now open, and interested travellers can secure their seats for the inaugural flights on August 12.

Expanding VietJet Air’s Presence in India

VietJet Air, known for its affordable and reliable services, will mark Kochi as its fourth online city in India, joining the ranks of Delhi, Mumbai, and Ahmedabad. This expansion showcases VietJet’s commitment to strengthening travel opportunities between India and Vietnam.

Seamless Connections to Exciting Destinations

The introduction of the Ho Chi Minh City to Kochi route will not only offer travellers direct access to Kochi but also provide convenient connections to a wide range of popular destinations.

Passengers flying from Kochi will have access to VietJet’s extensive flight network, including flights to Vietnam, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Seoul, Narita, Bali, and many more exciting locations.


Boosting Tourism and Trade

VietJet’s entry into the Kochi market is expected to have a positive impact on tourism, trade, and cultural exchange between Vietnam and India. The airline’s affordable fares and commitment to customer satisfaction are likely to attract both leisure and business travellers seeking convenient and cost-effective travel options.

VietJet’s Expansion Plans

With the commencement of direct flights between these two vibrant cities, VietJet is poised to make a significant impact on the India-Vietnam travel market. The airline’s expansion plans and commitment to providing quality services continue to solidify its position as a leading low-cost carrier in the region.

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Manish Khandelwal
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