On 9 June, Thai budget carrier AirAsia officially launch its new route connecting Da Nang with Thailand’s Bangkok. The carrier’s daily flights on the route will depart from Da Nang at 12pm and arrive in Bangkok at 1.20pm whilst the flights from Bangkok will depart at 10.10am and arrive in Da Nang at 11.30am.
The press conference for launching direct Da Nang - Bangkok flights
Mr. Santisuk Klongchaiya, Commercial Director for Thai AirAsia, flew on the inaugural flight from Bangkok to Da Nang said that the Da Nang route makes Thai AirAsia the first and only low fare airline to connect Bangkok with the north, central and south of Viet Nam. In addition, the opening of this new service will create favourable conditions for an increase in the number of tourists between Da Nang and Thailand.
The Da Nang Department of Tourism reported that Thailand is always among the top countries with the most tourist arrivals to the city in recent years. The number of Thai tourists to Da Nang reached more than 24,300 in 2016.
To celebrate this event, from now to the end of 18 June, the airline is offering Da Nang - Bangkok tickets at a promotional fare starting at only 340,000 VND (29 USD) at www.airasia.com or through all AirAsia ticketing channels. The price, excluding ancillary service charges and processing fees for credit card, debit card or charge card payments, will be valid for travel between 9 June this year and 14 January 2018.
From Da Nang Newspaper