24.03.2021, 19:02

Vietnam Airlines Group to offer nearly 500,000 seats for upcoming holidays

Vietnam Airlines Group to offer nearly 500,000 seats for upcoming holidays

Aircraft operated by the Vietnam Airlines Group are parked at an airport. The Group will offer nearly 500,000 seats, equivalent to some 2,600 flights on domestic routes to meet the peak travel demand during Reunification Day (April 30) and International Labor Day (May 1) – PHOTO: VNA

HCMC - Three local carriers under the Vietnam Airlines Group--Vietnam Airlines, Pacific Airlines and VASCO--will offer nearly 500,000 seats, equivalent to some 2,600 flights on domestic routes to meet the peak travel demand during Reunification Day (April 30) and International Labor Day (May 1).

Of the total number of seats, Vietnam Airlines and VASCO will operate around 2,100 flights with nearly 403,000 seats, while Pacific Airlines will offer approximately 500 flights with some 90,000 seats.

In recent days, the local airlines have recorded a rising number of ticket bookings for the upcoming holidays.

The Group will operate more flights on the busiest air routes to popular destinations in Hanoi, HCMC, Danang, Phu Quoc and Dalat.

During the peak travel seasons, passengers should do an online check-in via official websites and mobile apps or at check-in kiosks at airports. They also need to make health declarations via the Bluezone app or the website tokhaiyte.vn 24 hours ahead of departure and before moving to an airport to save time.