V Air announced 3 Japan routes today and will launch Taipei-Nagoya, Taipei-Osaka and Taipei-Fukuoka consecutively from December 15, 2016. These new services mark the carrier to become the first Taiwan low-fare carrier stepping into Nagoya and Fukuoka markets. The carrier is scheduled to launch a celebration sale starting from November 13, offering introductory fare.
The introductory fare will be from TWD333/JPY 1,350 (one-way, taxes excluded). The Taipei-Nagoya route normal fare starts from TWD2,250/JPY9,110, which is available now. The introductory fare is TWD333/JPY 1,350, available from 9:00 a.m. of Nov. 13 to 23:59 of Nov. 18 (or until sold out). The sale is valid for departures from V Air’s inaugural launch date of 15 December, 2015, until March 26, 2016.
On the other hand, Taipei-Fukuoka and Taipei-Osaka tickets will be available from Nov. 18, 09:00 with normal price starts from TWD2,650/JPY10,730 and TWD3,000/JPY12,150 respectively. The introductory fare are scheduled to be launched from 9:00 a.m. Nov. 19 to 23:59 p.m. Nov. 24 (or until sold out), offering prices from TWD 888/JPY 3,600. Tickets are valid for flights between the respective flight inauguration date and March 26, 2016. (above-mentioned prices are all one-way fare, excluding taxes, ticket is subject to availability)。
V Air is making its maiden flight to Japan of Taipei-Nagoya service on December 15. Due to time slot issue, at the initial operation, V Air will offer 4 flights a week. ZV202 will fly from Taipei every Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. The departure time is scheduled on 19:45 p.m. and will arrive in Nagoya by 23:45 p.m. local time. The return flight ZV203 will fly from Nagoya every Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, leaving at 00:45 a.m. and arriving Taipei around 3:35 a.m.
Starting from 8th January, the flight schedule will be adjusted to morning flight. ZV202 will fly every Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday from Taipei with departure time 6:05 a.m. and estimated arrival time in Nagoya will be 10:05 a.m. local time. After one hour turn-around time, ZV203 will leave Nagoya on 11:05 a.m. and arrive Taipei around 13:45 p.m. This route is targeted to be increased to daily flights from March 1, 2016.
Taipei-Osaka will be inaugurated on January 23, 2016, offering daily flight. ZV208 is scheduled to leave Taipei on 7:40 a.m. and arrive Osaka around 11:30 a.m. ZV209 will leave Osaka 12:30 p.m. and arrive Taipei around 15:00 p.m.
Taipei-Fukuoka will be launched on January 25, 2016, operating daily. ZV212 Taipei-Fukuoka’s departure time will be 14:35 p.m. and arrive in Fukuoka around 18:00 p.m. After one-hour turn-around time. ZV213 will leave Fukuoka on 19:00 p.m. and will arrive in Taipei 20:45p.m.