First direct flight from EU to Phu Quoc

Direct flight to Phu Quoc island

Almost 300 passengers on a direct flight from Sweden’s capital Stockholm arrived at Phu Quoc airport in the southern province of Kien Giang on March 8th. This promises a large number of tourists who will visit Phu Quoc this year. Because Phu Quoc has policy to exempt visa for tourists on direct flights to this beautiful island.

According to the Airports Corporation of Viet Nam, after a fact-finding trip at the Phu Quoc airport, the Swedish partner decided to open a direct air route to the island in March under charter flights.

Passengers in Phu Quoc airport
Passengers in Phu Quoc airport

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The flight on March 8th is the first of three scheduled direct flights carrying passengers from northern Europe to Phu Quoc in March 2016. As planned, there will be weekly flights from December 2016 to April 2017.

Phu Quoc island has become a popular destination for tourists from all over the world. Phu Quoc is famous for sandy beaches, swaying balm trees, idyllic fishing village, national park, bustle markets and tasty seafood. Its pristine beauty and laid-back atmosphere attract not only backpackers but also couples and families. Visiting Phu Quoc island in this summer is a great option for tourist especially when you can take a direct flight to Phu Quoc.