Vietnamese travelers benefit from round the world fare promotion of SkyTeam
VIETNAM-SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is offering a “Round the world” fare promotion for customers including Vietnamese to celebrate the launch of its round the world planner.
Depending on the customer’s starting point, discounts range from 10-30% off the normal ticket price. The promotion is valid for both business and economy class tickets.
Since its launch mid-September, the round the world planner has been used by thousands of customers.
All 15 SkyTeam member airlines are participating in the promotion, offering an extensive network and convenient connectivity between SkyTeam’s global hubs. The fifteen members are: Aeroflot, Aeroméxico, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Czech Airlines, Delta Airlines, Kenya Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Korean Air, TAROM and Vietnam Airlines.
Following that, customers from Vietnam can benefit promotional fare conditions: Booking must be made between 1 October and 30 November 2011; travel can begin 14 days after booking; travel must start on/after 15 October 2011 and must be completed by 30 June 2012; the maximum stay is six months, the minimum stay is ten days; a maximum of five stopovers is permitted; total travel miles may not exceed 24,000 miles; and this special fare cannot be booked online.
SkyTeam’s new round the world planner makes taking advantage of this fare promotion even easier. The user-friendly, online application enables customers to build their ideal itinerary, with hundreds of cities to choose from worldwide.
Mr Jerome d’Anglejan, SkyTeam’s Director of Sales shared: “Our new planner maximizes the potential of every trip, while our fare promotion saves passengers money they can put to better use during their travels. Furthermore, with two new member airlines on board, we’re delighted to make accessible and affordable round the world travel available to thousands more globetrotters”.
Below are two examples of SkyTeam round the world itineraries possible within the promotional fare condition of a maximum of 24,000 miles:
I. Ho Chi Minh City – Seoul – Los Angeles – Paris – Ho Chi Minh City
II. Paris – Los Angeles – Sydney – Ho Chi Minh City City – Moscow – Paris
SkyTeam is providing customers from member airlines access to an extensive global network with more destinations, more frequencies and more connectivity. Passengers can earn and redeem frequent flyer miles throughout the SkyTeam network. It offers customers over 490 lounges worldwide.