Vietnam Railways to lower train fares after summer holiday
Vietnam Railways will apply a fare reduction after summer starting from mid August with an attractive 10-40% discount.
Sai Gon Railways said that the company will implement many attractive discount policies after the peak summer holiday. The application period is from 13th to 29th August 2018 and and from 4 September to 26 December 2018.
During this time, this unit will adjust the fare of Thong Nhat passenger trains and the post-summer season with a discount of 10% to 30% on the 2018 summer fares; From 4 September 2018 to 26 December 2018 continue to decrease by 10% of current fares. Specifically, 10% off the current seat fare on weekdays for train codes SE3 / SE4, SE7 / SE8, SE21 / SE22, SE25 / SE6, SQN1,3 / SQN2,4; SNT, SPT, NH1 / NH2.
Discount 10% on current bed cabins on SE3 / SE4, SE7 / SE8 runs on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays; SE21 / SE22, NH1 / NH2 runs on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays. Trains SE26, SQN2,4; SNT2,4,6 running on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays; trains SE25; SQN1,3; SNT1,3,5 running on Mondays to Fridays; SPT2,4 runing on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Sundays; SPT1,3 running on Mondays to Fridays.
At the same time, the Hanoi Railway Transportation Joint Stock Company also adjusted the price of the Thong Nhat Passenger trains, which is managed by the company after the summer of 2018, with a reduction of 10% to 40% In addition, from 4 September to 26 December 2018 also reduce 10% of the fare for the seats on the trains SE1/2, SE5/6, SE9/10.
Hanoi Railway also offers many discount programs for passengers, indivudual and group travelers who book long ahead of holidays. Specifically, passengers who purchase tickets up to 20 days or more are reduced from 20 to 50% of the current fare. Group tickets of 10 or more will be reduced to 12% of price. In addition, the implementation of the return fare policy: Passengers purchasing round-trip tickets on the routes Hanoi - Da Nang, Hanoi - Vinh, Hanoi - Hai Phong, Hanoi - Lao Cai will be reduced 10% - 15% of price depending on the train category.