Air Asia launches direct flights to Phu Quoc, Vietnam from Kuala Lumpur four times weekly with an introductory offer starting from RM90 beginning November 2, 2018. Phu Quoc marks AirAsia Malaysia’s 59th route and is also the fifth route into Vietnam. Currently, AirAsia also flies to Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Hanoi and Nha Trang from Malaysia.
Bookings can be made between 8 August to 19 August. The fare is for travel between 2 November 2018 to 29 March 2019.
Spencer Lee, Head of Commercial AirAsia Malaysia says, “We are delighted to be the first airline to launch direct services from Kuala Lumpur to one of Asean’s best-kept secrets, Phu Quoc. Travellers from any country can also visit Phu Quoc visa-free for up to 30 days, making this paradise more accessible.”
Known for its 150km long coastline with its beautiful beaches, Phu Quoc is part of the Kien Giang Province, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. Travellers can explore the three main regions in the district which are Phu Quoc island, Hon Thom and An Thoi Archipelago. Popular beaches include Long Beach, Ong Lang Beach, Ganh Dau Beach, and Starfish Beach, offering stunning views of the sunset and crystal clear waters.