Thai Vietjet Launches Periodic Weekly Flights to India

3:52:26 PM | 10/28/2015

To meet increasing demand from pilgrims travelling from Thailand to India, Vietjet’s joint venture airline, Thai Vietjet, has officially started operating weekly flights from Bangkok to Bodh Gaya, a famous religious site associated with the Mahabodhi Temple Complex in the Indian state of Bihar.
From October 24, every Saturday, Thai Vietjet flight departs Bangkok at 11.30am and lands in Bodh Gaya after a three-hour journey. The return flight on the same day embarks at 2.10pm and touchdowns in Bangkok at 6.40pm (all local times).
With this new route, Thai Vietjet will create attractive opportunities for followers of Buddhism and monks as well as residents and guests of Vietnam and Thailand to travel easily and affordably between Bangkok and Bodh Gaya. Flights can be snapped up for VND8 million (US$366/ THB13,000) including taxes/fees, 7kg of hand-carriage luggage and 15kgs of check-in luggage.