Guests from India to enjoy seamless connectivity to Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi from Singapore and Bangkok gateways.
Vietnam Airlines, the national carrier of Vietnam, and Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline,inform tohave entered into a reciprocal codeshare agreement to offer guests enhanced connectivity and seamless access when travelling throughout the combined networks of both airlines.
Under the codeshare arrangement, Jet Airways will place its marketing code on Vietnam Airlines’ flights from Bangkok and Singapore to Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi. In turn, Vietnam Airlines will place its marketing code on Jet Airways’ services between Bangkok to Mumbai, Delhi, Singapore to Mumbai, Delhi and Chennai. The codeshare flight from August 4th 2014 will provide more choice for guests between India and Vietnam, with convenient connections over the international gateways of Singapore and Bangkok.
According to Mr. Gaurang Shetty, Senior Vice President – Commercial, Jet Airways, “This new partnership between Jet Airways and Vietnam Airlines illustrates our Group’s strategic positioning that continuously strengthens our offer between India and the rest of the world by developing our network. We are delighted to announce a codeshare partnership with Vietnam Airlines as it will further strengthen the global network of both airlines and provide increased benefits to all our guests. With the seamless connections offered by this arrangement, we are confident that this codeshare will see a further increase in demand for business and tourist travel between India and Vietnam.”
“We are delighted to conclude a codeshare-agreement with Jet Airways. This is a demonstration of the value of the partnership between Vietnam Airlines and our strategic partner in India. We shall make all possible effort to maximize the opportunities offered to our combined network in order to bring the most convenience to our valued customers who travel from India to Vietnam via Bangkok/Singapore and vice versa”, said Mr. Duong Tri Thanh – Vice President, Vietnam Airlines.
To create better connection between the two countries for our common customers, Vietnam Airlines will also put its code on Jet Airways service to Vietnam as from 5th November 2014.