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Important Update - Vietnam Airlines - online booking

  • basejump

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    14th November, 2008
    Posts: 30

    Hi

    Just thought you would like to be aware that there has been an enhancement to the online booking engine used on the Vietnam Airlines site - the site now allows you to complete your booking in real time using your credit card - you no longer need to book in Vietnam or use a local agent. I have checked this for domestic flights - not sure it has been turned on yet for international but that is on their agenda.

    #1 Posted: 11/2/2009 - 17:47

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  • rigo119

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    5th February, 2009
    Posts: 4

    Excellent tip. We were going to wait until we got to HCMC before buying flights to Phu Quoc but we've been able to buy them online at the price you would expect to pay in Vietnam. Thought it was too good to be true but it appears to have worked ok. Thanks.

    #2 Posted: 14/2/2009 - 18:15

  • kgrl7

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    7th September, 2009
    Posts: 4

    Hi I am trying to book a Vietnam Airlines flight from HCM - to PHu Quoc from China... and no matter how many times I try I keep receiving a booking number, but then recieve an error message that the tickets cannot be purchased. The Vietnam airlines office in shanghai is trying to sell the tickets at double the website price, and refuse to accept cash payment for the online booking. Can anyone help!?

    Plus I really need to book this ticket in advance as I land in HCM at Midnight and need to take the first plane to Phu Quoc... thanks :)

    #3 Posted: 8/9/2009 - 09:01

  • BruceMoon

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    kgrl7

    As I suggested on the 'other' post...

    Vietnam airlines only works - successfully - when using Internet Explorer 7 or better. On this, go to:

    http://www.vietnamairlines.com.vn/wps/portal/vn/welcome/

    Cheers

    #4 Posted: 8/9/2009 - 11:14

  • ef00

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    14th September, 2009
    Posts: 5

    The website is working; I purchased both international and domestic tickets yesterday.

    #5 Posted: 14/9/2009 - 03:32

  • katherine19-
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    Posts: 6

    Posted from within Vietnam.

    You cna by from travel agency then they will send ticket to you by mail.

    #6 Posted: 14/9/2009 - 19:19

  • NYTim

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    I did it his morning. Thanks

    #7 Posted: 14/9/2009 - 22:04

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