On December 16, 2011, AirAsia begins direct flights from their hub at Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Da Nang International Airport, Vietnam. Already offering direct flights to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, this is AirAsia’s third route connecting Malaysia and Vietnam.
Flights operate every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday. Flight AK0868 departs Kuala Lumpur at 7:35am and arrives in Da Nang at 9:15am local time. Flight AK0869 departs Da Nang at 9:45am and arrives in Kuala Lumpur at 1:30pm local time.
Da Nang is a leisure destination in central Vietnam known for its beaches and UNESCO World Heritage sites like My Son.
To celebrate this new route, AirAsia is offering promotional fares starting from MYR129 (USD42) for one-way travel.