Being a civil airport, located in the southwestern coast of Kien Giang Province, Rach Gia Airport was used for military operations. It also contributes significantly to the development of tourism in Kien Giang. At present, Rach Gia airport is operating under the management of Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam and is officially exploited and used as a civil airport of Kien Giang province with the expanded scale and improved services.
- International name: Rach Gia Airport
- Address: 418 August Revolution Street, Vinh Loi ward, Rach Gia City, Kien Giang province
- Tel: 077.3864326
- Fax: 077.3910014
- Website: http://rachgiaairport.vn/
- IATA code: VKG
- Passenger terminal: the scale of 2500 m2, the capacity of 1 million passengers/year
+ The first floor: departure terminal and arrival terminal, VIP lounge, flight planning room, lost and found baggage counter, check-in area, and security check area.
+ The second floor: including waiting room, smoking room, meeting room and toilet area.
- Runway: one runway with 1500m long and 30m wide.
- Airport apron: the area of 15.000 m2
- Service time: 12/24
|Thai Airways -> 425 USD||Dragon Airlines -> 382 USD||Vietnam Airlines -> 38 USD||Hahn Air -> 405 USD|
|Air Canada <-> 3,208 USD||Lanmei Airlines -> 385 USD||Qatar Airways -> 615 USD||Cathay Pacific Airways -> 278 USD|
|China Eastern Airlines -> 456 USD||All Nippon Airways -> 3,267 USD||Singapore Airlines <-> 6,632 USD||Malaysia Airline -> 348 USD|
|Hong Kong Airlines -> 371 USD|
Currently, Vietnam Airlines is the only airline operating domestic flights to Rach Gia airport in Kien Giang. Until now, there are 2 flights to/from Rach Gia, including Ho Chi Minh – Rach Gia and Phu Quoc –Rach Gia. Rach Gia airport has not served the international flights at present.
|Rach Gia -> Ho Chi Minh City 38 USD||Rach Gia -> Hanoi 38 USD||Ho Chi Minh City -> Rach Gia 46 USD||Hanoi -> Rach Gia 34 USD||Rach Gia -> Helsinki 982 USD||Rach Gia -> Nagoya 547 USD|
|Rach Gia -> Wuhan 437 USD||Rach Gia -> Auckland 965 USD|
|Rach Gia -> Dallas 1,702 USD||Rach Gia -> Mumbai 533 USD|
|Rach Gia -> St Petersburg 963 USD||Rach Gia -> Kunming 382 USD|
|Rach Gia <-> Kiev 1,583 USD||Rach Gia -> Bangkok 651 USD|
|Rach Gia -> Guangzhou 437 USD||Rach Gia <-> Athens 1,551 USD||Rach Gia -> London 1,143 USD||Rach Gia -> Chongqing 349 USD||Rach Gia -> Manchester 1,026 USD||Rach Gia <-> Lisbon 2,051 USD|
Rach Gia airport provides some services and utilities to meet the needs of tourists, consisting of:
- Shuttle services
- Internet services (Wifi free)
- Reception services
- Goods service
- Entertainment service
- Medical services
Here are some suggestions to move to Rach Gia airport:
- Taxi: Some popular taxi firms at the airport are Mai Linh (077.38.38.38.38), Phuong Trinh (077.3.87.87.87), Dang Quang (077.3.789.789), An Hao (077.3.942.667), Gia Thao (077.3.89.89.89), Hoang Khuong (077.3.925.925).
- Bus: There are some main bus routes including:
+ Bus 01: Rach Gia – Tac Cau: Nguyen Binh Khiem – Tran Phu – Tran Hung Dao – Nguyen Trung Truc - National Highway 61 – National Highway 63
+ Bus 02: Rach Gia – Thanh An: Nguyen Binh Khiem – Tran Phu – Tram Hung Dao – Nguyen Trung Truc – National Highway 80
+ Bus 03: Rach Gia – Giong Rieng: Nguyen Binh Khiem – Tran Phu – Ngo Quyen – Nguyen Van Cu – Nguyen Trung Truc – National Highway 61 – Ben Nhat Provincal road – Giong Rieng
+ Bus 04: Rach Gia – Giang Thanh: Nguyen Binh Khiem – National Highway 80
-Motorbike: With about 50.000 VND, you can arrive the city center quickly and conveniently. Cheap motorbike service are available everywhere at Rach Gia Airport.
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