How to get from HANOI to HO CHI MINH city?

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The fastest option how to get from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City is to use a flight. But traveling by train to south is also worth it.


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Hanoi and Saigon (Ho Chi Minh city) are the biggest cities in Vietnam.
A lot of travelers but also local people in Vietnam want to get from Saigon to Hanoi or from Hanoi to Saigon very fast.  The distance between these cities is really big. It is about 1 700 kilometers by car or bus and 1 100 km by air. It is good to travel by train from north to south, if you want to see the central coast of Vietnam or if you want to make a stopover in some big cities. Trains of Vietnam Railways stop in almost every city in central and southern Vietnam.


1. FLIGHT from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City icon-plane


– there are tens of flights every day from Hanoi to Saigon and from Saigon to Hanoi
– Vietnamese airline (Jetstar, Vietjet Air, Vietnam Airlines)
flight time is only approximately 2 hours
– the price of the one-way low-cost flight is about 1 000 000 – 1 200 000 viet.dongs ($50)
– airport in Hanoi – Noi Bai International Airport, airport in Ho Chi Minh City – Tan Son Nhat International Airport
– air transport is the fastest and most convenient option to transfer between Hanoi and Saigon
icon-angle-double-rightbook and buy your flight from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City online on Baolau

2. TRAIN from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City 


– trains in Vietnam is an interesting experience, but not so fast
– travel by train from Hanoi to Saigon can take about 35 hours! 🙂
– trains are comfortable and refurbished, you can buy foods and you can sleep (berth cabs)
– see the Vietnam railway map
– you will see the country, you can sleep in the coupe, 2, 4, 6-bed/berth cabin
– there are about 6 trains every day of Vietnam Railways from Hanoi to Saigon (Reunification Express train)
– also luxury tourist coach Violette Train (2x higher price)
– one-way train ticket costs about 600 000 – 1 400 000 viet.dongs ($30-70, depends on the type train)
– train station in Hanoi – Hanoi Railway Station (120 Le Duan)
– train station in Ho Chi Minh City – Saigon Railway Station (01 Nguyen Thong)
icon-angle-double-rightbook and buy train e-tickets to Ho Chi Minh City online on Baolau or 12go.asia
– this is a top travel route from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City – recommended – book your train tickets online!
– you will receive your e-ticket by email, ready to print or carry in your mobile phone or tablet and present when boarding the train

3. BUS from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City 


– yes, also buses run, the cheapest option of transport between these towns
– extremely long route – up to 38-45 hours! 🙂 (do not recommended to use a bus)
– bus ticket price is about 600 000 – 900 000 viet.dongs ($25-40)
– various companies – Hoang Long, Mai Linh and about 15 other smaller companies
– it is not very convenient way to travel for this long distance
icon-angle-double-rightbook and buy bus e-tickets from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City online on Baolau or 12go.asia
– you will receive your e-ticket by email, ready to print or carry in your mobile phone or tablet and present at the ticket counter of the station before boarding or in the bus

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New train in Vietnam, soft seats and 4-berth cabin (photo: Baolau)


What is Baolau?

– Baolau sells the train, bus, ferry e-tickets mainly for Vietnam (+ tickets for Cambodia and Laos)
– bus tickets of variou companies (Mai Linh, Hoang Long, Futabus, InterBus Lines, TheSinh Tourist…)
– flights of Vietnamese airlines, VietJet Air, Jetstar, Air Asia as well as flights to neighbouring countries
– tickets for the ferries in Vietnam (eg. ferry to Cat Ba island, ferry to Phu Quoc, ferry from Chau Doc to Phnom Penh…)
– certified company from Singapore – no cheaters
– the price of tickets or flights is from the official price of transport company or airlines
– you will see the final price before making the payment transaction
– you can use online train e-ticket in your mobile phone in Vietnam (I recommend to print a ticket)
– you can select a seat or berth in the train
– read in the order any other information about ticket,
read also frequently asked questions on Baolau

What is 12go.asia?

12go.asia sells the train, bus, ferry e-tickets mainly to Thailand (also tickets for Vietnam, Laos, Malaysia, Cambodia)
– bus tickets for Vietnam, Thailand… (eg. Sapa Express, Mai Linh, Hoang Long, TheSinhTourist, Futabus…)
– ferry/boat tickets in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, eg. ferry to Vung Tau, Koh Chang, Koh Phangan, Koh Samui, Koh Tao

you can not use an online train e-ticket in Thailand, you have to print it (12go can deliver these train tickets)
– if you order a ticket of private trains in Vietnam to Sapa on 12go.asia or Baolau (Orient Express, Sapaly…), you must pick it up at the station

– you can use an online train ticket in Vietnam (not in Thailand)
you can select a seat or berth in the train

– information about 12go.asia read in article about transportation in Vietnam
– if you buy train tickets in Thailand on 12go.asia, you have to pick them in the office: Bangkok (DOB building) or Chiang Mai (Bossotel)
– more information about train tickets and trains in Thailand

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Ho Chi Minh City

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Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) is an economic engine of southern Vietnam.

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Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), this place will be changed.

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President palace in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Cathedral in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Ben Thanh market in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Opera House in Ho Chi Minh City.


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