Vietnam Airlines, the country’s national carrier, is currently offering special fares to Shanghai, China and Melbourne or Sydney, Australia. Flights to Shanghai, China, are now priced at only USD314 for a roundtrip ticket in economy class. Whether you depart from Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City, the fare is the same. This promotional fare is subject to availability and does not include taxes, fees, or surcharges. This fare is available for tickets issued by November 30 for selected travel dates between October 31 and December 19, 2010.
If you’re bound for the land down under, you can fly to either Melbourne or Sydney for the same reduced price. For departures from Hanoi a return economy flight costs USD755 or from Ho Chi Minh City the fare is USD711. This promotional fare is subject to availability and does not include taxes, fees, or surcharges. Tickets must be issued by December 19 for selected travel dates between October 19 and December 19, 2010.
To book online or read the full terms and conditions of these promotional fares, visit the official Vietnam Airlines website at http://www.vietnamairlines.com. If you are in Northern Vietnam, you can contact the Sales Center by calling (84) 4 3832 0320. To find the phone number for Vietnam Airlines offices in other regions or countries, see the “Contact Us” section on the website.