The fastest option how to get from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh city is to use a flight.

Hanoi and Saigon (Ho Chi Minh city) are the biggest cities in Vietnam.

Many travelers but also local people want to get from Saigon to Hanoi or from Hanoi to Saigon very quickly.  The distance between these cities is really big. It is about 1 700 kilometers by car or bus and 1 100 km by plane.

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

– there are many flights between this cities
– Vietnamese airline (Jetstar, Vietjet Air, Vietnam Airlines)
flight time is approximately 2 hours
– the price of one-way low-cost flight is around 1 000 000 – 1 200 000 viet.dongs (50 USD)
– airport in Hanoi – Noi Bai, airport in Saigon – Tan Son Nhat
– the plane is the fastest and most convenient option to transfer
icon-angle-double-rightyou can buy flights online on Baolau

2. TRAINS from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

– trains in Vietnam is an interesting experience, but very slow
– the journey from Hanoi to Saigon can take around 35 hours! 🙂
– trains are comfortable and refurbished, you can buy foods and you can sleep
– see the Vietnam railway map
– you will see the country, you can sleep in the coupe, 2, 4, 6-bed cabin
– there are 5 trains every day of Vietnam Railways from Hanoi
– also luxury tourist coach Violette Express Train (2x higher price)
– one-way train ticket costs around 600 000 – 1 400 000 viet.dongs, depending on the type of the seats (seat, bed …)
– 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-rightbuy train e-tickets on Baolau or, online payment from abroad is without any problem

3. BUS from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

– yes, also buses run, the cheapest option of transport between these towns
– extremely long journey – up to 38-45 hours! 🙂 (do not recommended)
– ticket price – between 600 000 – 900 000 viet.dongs (25 – 40 USD)
– 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-rightyou can buy bus e-tickets also on Baolau or
– 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 the bus


Ho Chi Minh City

You can buy bus and train tickets in Vietnam on Baolau.

What is Baolau?

– Baolau sell train and bus e-tickets mainly for Vietnam (+ tickets for Cambodia and Laos)
– company offers also a tickets larger bus companies (Mai Linh, Hoang Long)
– company offers flights of Vietnamese airlines as well as flights to neighboring countries + tickets for the ferries in Vietnam
– 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 frequently asked questions on Baolau

What is sell train e-tickets mainly to Thailand (also tickets for Vietnam, Malaysia, Cambodia)
you can not use an online train e-ticket in Thailand, you have to print it
– you can use an online train ticket in Vietnam
– information about read in article about transportation in Vietnam
– if you order a train tickets in Baolau and for tourist trains in Vietnam (Orient Express, Sapaly, Chapa …), you must pick them at the station


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


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


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


President palace in Ho Chi Minh City.


Cathedral in Ho Chi Minh City.

AccommodationTransportItineraryMotorbikesFlightsTrekkingFoodMapsMai ChauSapaHa LongHanoiHueQuy NhonNinh Binh

Transport in Vietnam

Úno 5, 2017 | Posted by | Komentáře nejsou povolené u textu s názvem How to get FROM HANOI TO SAIGON?
Premium Wordpress Themes by UFO Themes