Passengers who travel on economy class can save from US$250 to US$150 and enjoy special fares from US$500 to US$600 for a return ticket. Passengers who travel on premium economy can save US$290 and enjoy 40 percent more space at US$1,470 for a return ticket.
Air France currently offers five non-stop flights from between either Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi to Paris, though this number is set to increase to six this winter.
These special low fares apply to individual passengers in Vietnam, for sale from Sep. 13 until Oct. 31, 2011 and for departure from Oct. 1, 2011 until Mar. 31, 2012.
In other news, as of Sep. 2011, a new partnership programme will be launched to reward Air France Flying Blue members in Vietnam.
Flying Blue is Air France’s frequent flyer programme for individual travellers, which enables members to earn and redeem Flying Blue miles on eligible flights with Air France, KLM and Skyteam airlines partners.
For the first time in Vietnam, Air France has teamed up with over 50 selected partners in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City including bars and restaurants, salons and spas, and shops of all kinds.
There Flying Blue members will be able to benefit from special attention such as discounts or complimentary extra services upon presentation of their valid Flying Blue membership card.
For details and conditions of the special European fares or information on becoming a Flying Blue member, visit www.airfrance.com.vn