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
|Malaysia Airline -> 355 USD||Lanmei Airlines -> 393 USD||Cathay Pacific Airways -> 291 USD||Dragon Airlines -> 495 USD|
|Hong Kong Airlines <-> 748 USD||Qatar Airways -> 972 USD||Vietnam Airlines -> 50 USD||Thai Airways -> 434 USD|
|Singapore Airlines <-> 6,777 USD||Air Canada <-> 3,278 USD||China Eastern Airlines -> 466 USD||Hahn Air -> 413 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 50 USD||Ho Chi Minh City -> Rach Gia 52 USD||Rach Gia -> Bangkok 665 USD||Rach Gia -> Mumbai 544 USD|
|Rach Gia -> Copenhagen 1,098 USD||Rach Gia -> Casablanca 1,264 USD|
|Rach Gia -> Bucharest 1,186 USD||Rach Gia -> Oslo 1,101 USD|
|Rach Gia -> Hongkong 213 USD||Rach Gia -> Pusan 495 USD|
|Rach Gia -> Atlanta 1,167 USD||Rach Gia <-> Lisbon 2,096 USD|
|Rach Gia <-> Rome 1,484 USD||Rach Gia -> Barcelona 1,243 USD|
|Rach Gia <-> Chicago 1,135 USD||Rach Gia <-> Doha 1,876 USD|
|Rach Gia -> Berlin 1,038 USD||Rach Gia <-> Kolkata 856 USD||Rach Gia -> Taipei 368 USD||Rach Gia -> Chiang Mai 516 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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