BANGKOK – Vietjet Thailandwill build on its successful growth in the Thai domestic air travel market. Now, Vietjet Thailand has introduced daily flight from Phuket to Chiang Rai along with increasing flight frequency from Bangkok to Chiang Mai to 3 flights daily which both are available from March 26, 2017 onwards to allow for wider travel opportunities for all passengers to access the northern region of Thailand.
Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh, Vice President of Commercial of Vietjet Group, said, "Last year marked the official entry of Vietjet into the low-cost domestic travel sector in Thailand. We've received very positive feedback from passengers regarding the convenience and value of these services, and we are expecting to augment existing routes with new capacity this year especially a direct flight from Phuket to Chiang Rai from March 26th, 2017 onwards. Other elements of our expansion plan will be to bolster domestic seat availability between Bangkok and other cities around Thailand with new connections to be announced later in the year. Our business remains extremely competitive on price and service, we believe we can offer the most affordable flight tickets of any domestic carrier in Thailand."
The company also aims to increase the number of business passengers using its services. Vietjet's affordable SkyBoss upgrade brings all of the conveniences and luxuries of business class travel to a wider domestic travel audience in Thailand.
"The airline is keen to emphasize its services that are highly suited to Thai business travelers, such as the SkyBoss upgrade, which offers priority check-in and boarding, access to the Vietjet SkyBoss Lounge at Suvarnabhumi Airport, the ability to pick seats on board including premium seats with more legroom and a choice of in-flight meals. It offers a complete suite of superb business class amenities designed to appeal to cost-conscious business flyers," said, Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh, Vice President of Commercial of Vietjet Group
Vietjet Thailand is highly committed to the Thai travel market. It currently provides the lowest cost flights in Thailand with routes connecting Bangkok to Phuket (daily flight), Bangkok to Chiang Mai (which will increase to 3 flights daily) and Phuket to Chiang Rai (daily flights available from March 26, 2017) for all passengers to access affordable tickets to the Thai domestic travel market. These convenient flights offer passengers enjoyable in-flight services with dynamic and friendly flight crews, comfortable seats, a choice of hot meals and special surprises from the airline's in-flight activities.