Vietjet is to operate two new international routes from Da Nang. December 12 sees the launch of daily flights to Hong Kong. The flight, lasting an hour and forty-five minutes, will depart at 12.45 and arrive in Hong Kong at 15.30 Hong Kong time. The return flight departs from Hong Kong at 17.20. This will be the airlines third route to Hong Kong after Ho Chi Minh City and Phu Quoc in the south.
Taking off on December 20 Vietjet will operate daily flights between Da Nang and Singapore. The two hours and forty minute flight will leave Singapore at 10.50 with the return flight leaving Da Nang at 15.55. VietJet already flys to Singapore from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
Hong Kong and Singapore are popular destinations for increasing numbers of Vietnamese tourists. Da Nang is an important gateway to tourist destinations in Central Vietnam such as the former capital of Hue and the ancient trading port of Hoi An.