On 25th March 2018, Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited or Bangkok Airways led by Mr. Varong Israsena Na Ayudhya, Vice President – Sales and Ms. Chanthip Thongkanya, Vice President – Office of President attended the launch of its inaugural flight from Chiang Mai to Hanoi at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi with a warm welcome by related authorities in Vietnam.[rpi]
Bangkok Airways pioneers as the first airline to implement the direct route between Chiang Mai – Hanoi. This new route becomes a diplomatic bridge between the two countries in terms of tourism, economics, cultures and society.
Bangkok Airways operates daily flights with 70-seater ATR72-500/600 aircraft. The outbound flight PG995 will depart Chiang Mai at 9.55am and arrive Noi Bai International Airport at 12am. The inbound flight PG996 will depart Noi Bai International Airport at 0.45pm and arrive Chiang Mai at 2.50pm.
Hanoi is the third destination in Vietnam adding to Bangkok Airways’ route network after a successful performance on Bangkok – Danang and Bangkok – Phu Quoc flights launched earlier in May 2016 and October 2017 respectively.
Promotional fare from Hanoi to Chiang Mai starts from USD108.60 (one-way) and USD192.40 (return) now until 30th June 2018.
Bangkok Airways, Thailand’s first private airline since 1968, has won the regional award for always bringing comfort and safety to all passengers. Bangkok Airways brings visitors from around the world to more than 20 locations across Thailand and Asia. Samui, Phuket, Trat (Koh Chang), Maldives and Da Nang are among the most popular beaches in the world, while Sukhothai, Luang Prabang and Siem Reap (Angkor) are recognized as world cultural heritages. Bangkok Airways currently operates 38 aircrafts, including six ATR72-500s, nine ATR72-600s, A319s and nine A320s.
Bangkok Airways’ Representative in Hanoi, Vietnam
- Address: 4th Floor, No. 9, Dao Duy Anh Tower, Dong Da Dist.,Hanoi, Vietnam.
- Tel: +84 24 3934 7239
- Fax: +84 24 3577 2218
- Website: http://bangkokair.com/