More than 3,000 railway tickets are available for sale from Tuesday, according to State operator Vietnam Railways, in response to the rising travelling demand during Tet, the traditional Lunar New Year Holiday.
More carriages, including 45 high-class ones, will be added to some trains on the Hanoi – HCM City routes from January 12 to February 5.
Nearly 800 North-South trains are planned to run during the holiday with some 350,000 seats.
Tickets can be bought at stations, three websites at dsvn.vn, vetauonline.vn, vetau.com.vn, on mobile payment apps including Momo, Viettelpay, VNpay, Vimo, Sendo and via Vietnam Railway customer service hotline at 19000109.
The company also offers goods delivery service. Customers can visit www.harapost.vn for more information. — VNS
The HCM City Labour Federation and trade unions plan to provide free bus, train and flight tickets to 35,500 disadvantaged workers to visit home for Tet (Lunar New Year) in late January next year.
Hundreds of disadvantaged workers have received gifts and free bus tickets to return home for the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.