HCMC – The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) has introduced new airport entrance fees for vehicles from April 1.
At major airports such as Tan Son Nhat, Noi Bai and Danang, the fee is VND10,000 for the first 10 minutes for cars with no more than nine seats and trucks below 1.5 tons. The fee is VND15,000 for vehicles with 10-29 seats each and trucks weighing 1.5-seven tons, and VND25,000 for cars with 30 seats and more and trucks weighing over seven tons each.
Vehicles parked at the airports for more than 10 minutes will be subject to the previous fee levels.
The fee is VND720,000 per month for each bus, VND100,000 for each vehicle of airport staff and VND180,000 for each vehicle with fewer than nine seats of enterprises and organizations conducting business activities at the airports.
As for the 18 other airports, the lowest fee is VND5,000 for autos with no more than nine seats each and trucks below 1.5 tons each in the first 10 minutes. The fee will increase VND5,000 per vehicle in the next 50 minutes and VND5,000 in the following two hours.
The highest fee level is VND25,000, applicable to autos with 30 seats and over each and trucks weighing over seven tons each in the first 10 minutes, VND10,000 in the next 50 minutes and VND10,000 in the next two hours.
According to ACV, the fee revenue can compensate only its regular expenditures, not enough for the investment in roads and car parking areas inside airports.