Flights from Hanoi and HCMC to central highlands city to begin on October 1.
Vietjet Air announced its newest domestic routes, connecting the central highlands city of Pleiku with Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, at a ceremony to celebrate the reopening of Pleiku Airport in Gia Lai province on September 5.
Both routes will debut on October 1. To further mark the occasion, Vietjet also announced it will donate 200 health insurance cards to poor and needy individuals in the province.
The flight time between Hanoi and Pleiku is approximately one hour and 35 minutes and between Ho Chi Minh City and Pleiku just one hour.
Flights from Hanoi will depart at 2.55pm and arrive at Pleiku at 4.30pm. Return flights depart Pleiku at 5.10pm and arrive in Hanoi at 6.45pm.
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City will depart at 4.35pm and arrive in Pleiku at 5.35pm. The return flight departs Pleiku at 6.10pm and arrives in Ho Chi Minh City at 7.10pm.