The flight route Van Don (Quang Ninh) – Da Nang will officially open with the frequency of 3 round trips / week, starting on November 1.
Specifically, flights of Vietnam Airlines Airlines depart from Da Nang at 14h35 and from Van Don at 16h35 every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. This is the first route from Da Nang to Van Don and also the second domestic flight at Van Don International Airport (after the Ho Chi Minh City – Van Don route), contributing to the tourism and trade connection of Quang Ninh province with the Central region.
On the occasion of launching the new route, passengers will enjoy a special promotion program starting from 199,000 VND / one way excluding taxes and fees. This offer is for passengers who purchase tickets from October 25 to November 10, applicable to flights departing from November 1 to December 31.
|Van Don Airport viewed from the outside.|
In addition to the preferential fare as above, passengers traveling to Quang Ninh via Van Don airport are still entitled to other incentives including: free two-way bus Van Don – Ha Long; free tickets to Ha Long Bay and tickets to Yen Tu; discount ticket price when customers entertain at Sun World Halong Complex with a 50% discount on group fares and 20% off retail customers in 1 of 3 parks.
From its opening on December 30, 2018 to October 21, 2019, Van Don International Airport – Vietnam’s first private airport built by the Sun Group has had 1,610 flights. come and go. Including nearly 100 international flights to and from Shenzhen, Hunan (China), Incheon (South Korea) and most recently the first flight from Shanghai to Van Don on October 21. The total number of passengers passing Van Don Airport to date is more than 212,065 passengers. The total volume of goods through the port is 903 tons.
Mr. Pham Ngoc Sau, Director of Van Don International Airport, affirmed that the official opening of the new route Van Don – Da Nang will contribute to stimulate trade and tourism demand between the two major tourist centers of Vietnam. Quang Ninh and Da Nang. These are the two markets with the highest growth in tourism in the country, with great demand for aviation services.
“We will continue to study and welcome new routes from Hainan, Nanning and Guangzhou (China), Japan, Bangkok (Thailand) to Van Don. Besides, the network of domestic flights to and from Van Don will continue to expand to Phu Quoc, ”said Sau.
|Inside Van Don airport, there are many green areas that make visitors feel lost in the resort.|
As a 4E airport according to the standards of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Van Don International Airport can accommodate all modern aircraft in the world. The airport has a terminal capacity of 2.5 million passengers per year and is expected to expand to 5 million passengers by 2030.
The operation efficiency of Van Don airport promises to help Quang Ninh achieve the goal of welcoming 15-16 million passengers, including 7 million international passengers by 2020, 30 million and 15 million. To make tourism become a key economic sector, so that Quang Ninh will become an international tourist center, following the Quang Ninh tourism development master plan up to 2020, with a vision to 2030. .
Van Don International Airport was built by Sun Group in Doan Ket commune, Van Don district, Quang Ninh province. Just in operation since the end of 2018, Van Don has won many major awards: The award “Asia’s Leading New Airport 2019” voted by the World Travel Awards; “Top 5 best service airports in the world” in 2019 in the system of airports that Vietnam Airlines is operating.