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Thai Vietjet announces 6 and 12 month unlimited travel passes

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Following the successful launch of Hat Yai Pass and Northeastern Pass, today, Thai Vietjet is now introducing the ‘Thailand Power Pass’ – an unlimited flight pass that allows passengers to fly on Thai Vietjet’s domestic network as often as they like within 6 or 12 months.

The passes are available in two types – a 6 months pass at 12,000 baht each and a 12 months pass at 19,000 baht each. Both are NOT inclusive of taxes, fees, surcharges, and add-ons. Vietjet’s SkyFUN members will automatically receive 5% discount when sign in and purchase.

Passengers can enjoy purchasing the passes from January 831 2021 at SkyFUN.vietjetair.com redeemable for travel from January 15 July 15 2021 (blackout period of April 10 18 2021) for the 6 months pass, and January 15 December 23 2021 (blackout period of April 10 18 2021) for the 12 months pass.

For more information, please visit SkyFUN.vietjetair.com

To further support passengers’ requests during the recent outbreak of the Covid-19, the airline also recommends passengers to (1) send email request to vz.support@viejetair.com or (2) fill E-form at https://bit.ly/2L6Yv4z or (3) contact our Line Official account at @ThaiVietjet to avoid high calls and waiting on current contact center at 020891909 at peak times. All requests will be attended to and handled as soon as possible.

Thai Vietjet is committed to providing on time scheduled flights with the highest safety complied with the standards and regulations of the relevant authorities. Vietjet also owns one of the worlds newest and most modern fleet with an average age of only 2.7 years old.

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    Frede

    Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 11:12 pm

    Not really good for customer in this time. It is like an hotel pass, you now in one time with the process it gonna be for 6month.

    What you know for sure, you gonna pay. What you doesn’t know for sure, that the company will be allow to fly or you will be allow to travel whiteout restrictions. Strong advice to people never pay anything in advance, you just gonna lose your money.

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    Toby Andrews

    Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 11:42 pm

    Another one of those read the small print deals,
    You have to pay add ons. What are they:
    What are the surcharges?
    Is there still a booking fee for each flight and what is that?

    I

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    Jim

    Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 1:49 am

    Yummy I miss Thailand ?

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    Fred glue

    Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 6:07 am

    Toby Andrews will have a answer for this, can’t wait.. it will be funny”

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    Mr cynic

    Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 9:16 am

    Do you really think this company will still be in buissness in a few months from now?
    Probably a good idea to have a look round the web in relation to their financial position at present.
    Professional pilots rumour network,pprune might be a good place to start.

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      The Thaiger

      Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 10:18 am

      The airline, the parent airline anyway, appears to be in about the best financial condition of the region’s low cost carriers with cash in the bank.

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        Fred glue

        Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 2:19 pm

        Free trips, thaiger……

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      KP

      Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 4:04 pm

      This type of business model reeks of desperation and should be a major red flag to anyone considering parting with their cash. Payment up front be it gym memberships, airlines (life time passes have been offered on an a US airline before now) or any other service is little more than a band aid on a gaping wound. Annuity revenue anyone?

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    Mr cynic

    Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 11:52 pm

    Quick look at trip advisor reviews in relation to this company might be worth a look before you part with any cash also.

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