Thai Vietjet to launch Bangkok-Taichung air route

Taipei, Thai Vietjet, a subsidiary of Vietnamese low-cost airline Vietjet Air, will launch a new air route connecting Bangkok, Thailand and Taiwan's central municipal city of Taichung, with services set to begin on Nov. 3, the carrier announced Monday.

There will be one round-trip flight between the two cities every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the company said.

Vietjet Air currently operates a total of 57 flights a week between Vietnam and Taiwan, with flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Taoyuan, Tainan, Taichung and Kaohsiung, as well as from Hanoi to Taoyuan, Taichung and Kaohsiung.

Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel