Cebu Pacific adds more flights to Hanoi, Guangzhou

Posted at 07/12/2013 2:49 PM

 MANILA, Philippines - Cebu Pacific is increasing the number of flights to Hanoi, Vietnam and Guangzhou, China.

In a statement, Cebu Pacific said it is adding one additional weekly flight to each route, due to strong passenger demand. 

"Vietnam and China are two of our fast-growing source markets for foreign tourists. We continue to support the government’s tourism goals, with this increased connectivity and Cebu Pacific’s trademark lowest fares. Cebu Pacific currently operates more flights and offers more seats to Vietnam and Guangzhou than any other Philippine carrier,” said CEB VP for Marketing and Distribution Candice Iyog.

With this frequency increase, Cebu Pacific is now offering 33% more seats to Hanoi.

Cebu Pacific will have a total of thrice weekly flights from Manila to Hanoi, starting October 31. The additional flight, using an Airbus A319 aircraft, will leave Manila at 10:30 p.m. on a Thursday, and departs Hanoi at 1:00 a.m. on a Friday. 

On the other hand, Cebu Pacific will operate four weekly flights from Manila to Guangzhou starting November 2, 2013, which translates to a 25% increase in seat capacity.

The additional flight will depart Manila at 10:40 p.m. on a Saturday, and leave Guangzhou at 1:40 a.m. on a Sunday, using an Airbus A320 aircraft. 

Cebu Pacific fares to Hanoi start at P2,499, while to Guangzhou start at P1,899.