How to get from HO CHI MINH to CAN THO (2020)?

How to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho

How to get from Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) to Can Tho? The only way how to get to Can Tho is to travel by bus/limousine or taxi.


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Can Tho has a several floating markets, one of the biggest is in Cái Răng.

    • Can Tho is a good stop for a visit of the floating markets in Mekong Delta. For the foreign tourists is Can Tho a unique place.  Floating markets in Mekong Delta – we can say, this is the main tourist attraction in southern Vietnam and you should not miss these amazing places. The one of the most visited places for these boat trips and visiting a floating markets is Can Tho City. But this place it is not important only for visiting of the foreign tourists, but it is very important place also for Vietnamese. It is a place for buying and selling fruit, vegetables or seafood. One of the biggest floating markets is Cái Răng. There are also another markets – Phong Dien, Phung Hiep, Tra On.
    • Book and buy your bus e-tickets from Saigon to Can Tho online on Baolau or 12go.asia

Hrom Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) to Can Tho in Vietnam by bus, van or taxi.

    • Travel distance from Ho chi Minh City to Can Tho in southern Vietnam is about 170 km by bus. The best way how to get to Can Tho is to travel by tourist bus or van, minivan. There is no train connection between Saigon and Can Tho. There is also an international airport, but there is no direct flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho. Travel by bus, limousine, taxi from Saigon to Can Tho takes about 3.5-5 hours and bus tickets cost about $5-8/pp. Another way is to travel by motorbike or book some private boat tour in Saigon. Book and buy your bus tickets from Saigon to Can Tho easily online. You can also book your private taxi from Saigon to Can Tho.


How do I get from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho?


1. BUS/VAN from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho

    • the best and cheapest way how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho
    • travel by bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho takes about 3,5 – 5 hours (about 170 km)
    • cheap bus ticket from Saigon to Can Tho costs about $5-8/pp
    • bus companies from Saigon to Can Tho: Vu Linh, Mai Linh, Phuong Trang (Futabus), Hahn Cafe, Thanh Buoi…
    • a modern, comfortable buses, vans or minivans, certified tourist bus companies
    • arrive 30-60 minutes before departure and present voucher to board bus
    • Book and buy your bus e-tickets from Saigon to Can Tho online on Baolau or 12go.asia
    • you will receive your bus e-ticket to Can Tho by email, ready to print or carry in your mobile phone or tablet and present at the ticket counter of the station or before boarding the bus in Ho Chi Minh City
    • from Can Tho you can continue and visit Soc Trang, about 70 km south of Can Tho
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Vu Linh limousine/van from Saigon to Can Tho – comfortable and very cheap (about 6 Usd), photo: Baolau.

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Phuong Trang (Futabus) is one of the biggest bus companies in southern Vietnam (photo: Baolau).


2. TAXI from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho

    • you can also travel by private taxi from Saigon to Can Tho
    • travel by taxi from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho takes about 3 hours
    • private taxi from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho costs about $100-130 (vehicle, car)
    • taxi company from Saigon to Can Tho: Dichung Taxi
    • modern, comfortable cars or vans, minivans
    • Book your private taxi or car from Saigon to Can Tho online on 12go.asia


3. Travel on MOTORBIKE to Can Tho

    • you can also travel by motorbike from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho
    • there are various motorbike rentals in Ho Chi Minh City (motorbike for 1 day costs about $7-15, semi-automatic)
    • you can use these verified rentals in Saigon – Saigon scooter rental or Tigitmotorbikes
    • your have to obtain your International Driving Permitt – IDP


4. TRAIN from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho

    • there is no train between Can Tho and Ho Chi Minh City, but according to reports of Saigoneer (and another medias) from 09 March 2018, a new railway route to Can Tho should be build
    • more informations about this railway route
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Can Tho and Mekong river in Vietnam.


Baolau – search, book, buy tickets and flights

– Baolau sells the train, bus, ferry tickets, flights mainly for Vietnam (also a tickets for Cambodia and Laos)
– company offers also a tickets of the bus companies (Mai Linh, Hoang Long, Futabus, TheSinhTourist, EcoSapa..)
– flights of Vietnamese Airlines, JetStar Pacific, VietJet Air, Air Asia as well as flights to neighbouring countries
– ferry tickets in Vietnam (eg. ferry from Hai Phong to Cat Baferry to Phu Quoc, ferry to Quan Lan, ferry to Phnom Penh…)
– tickets for Malaysia (eg. Kuala Lumpur to Malacca, Penang to Singapore, Kuala Lumpur to Penang…)
– you can use online train e-ticket in your mobile phone in Vietnam (I recommend to print a ticket)
– the price of tickets or flights is from the official price of transport company or airlines
– read other information about ticket in your order, read also frequently asked questions on Baolau

12go.asia – search, book, buy tickets and flights

– 12go sells the train, bus, ferry tickets, flights mainly in Thailand (also tickets for Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia, Malaysia)
– from 2018 you can book train tickets for China online (Beijing to Xian, Beijing to Shanghai, Shanghai to Hangzhou..)
– ferry/boat tickets in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, eg. ferry to Vung Tau, Koh Rong, Koh Tao, Koh Samui, Koh Phangan
– tickets for the main routes in Thailand, eg: Bangkok to Surat Thani, Bangkok to Chiang Mai, Bangkok to Krabi
– you can not use an online train ticket in Thailand, you have to print it (12go can deliver these train tickets)
– you can select a seat or berth in the train, more information about train tickets and trains in Thailand
– you can use an online train ticket in Vietnam in your mobile phone (not in Thailand)
– if you buy 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
– information about 12go.asia read in article about transportation in Vietnam

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Floating market in Can Tho.

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Tourist boat in Can Tho / Song Hau river in southern Vietnam.

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Floating market in Can Tho.

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Song Hau river in southern Vietnam and floating villages in Can Tho.

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Mekong river near Can Tho.


Faqs + Travel tips – Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho:


How long does it take to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho?

    • Travel by bus/minivan from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho takes about 3,5-5 hours.
    • Travel by private taxi/car from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho takes about 3 hours.

How much does it cost to travel from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho?

    • Travel by bus/minivan from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho costs about $5-8.
    • Travel by private taxi/car from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho costs about $100-130.

What is the travel distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho?

    • Travel distance from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho is about 170 km by bus, taxi or motorbike.

It is possible to travel from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho by train?

    • No, there is no train from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho, but in the near future there is a plan to build a new railway connection. The only way how to get to Can Tho is to travel by bus, private vehicle or motorbike.

Is there a flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho?

    • No, there is no flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho, the only way how to travel is by land – bus, van.

From which bus stations buses from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho depart?

    • Buses, vans and minivans to Can Tho depart from various bus stations in Saigon, check Baolau and 12go.asia.

Where to travel from Can Tho?

How to travel by boat from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho?

    • You can book some private boat tour to Mekong Delta from Ho Chi Minh Cty.

Where to book and buy tickets from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho?

    • You can book e-tickets from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho on Baolau or 12go.asia

How to travel from Can Tho to Ho Chi Minh City?

    • You can travel by bus or private taxi, it is the same way of transport how you arrived to Can Tho.

How to travel from Ho Chi Minh City to My Tho?

    • My Tho is another place for visiting floating markets, it is about 2 hours from Saigon, you can travel by bus or taxi to My Tho. Bus tickets from Saigon to My tho start already at $2.70/pp.


Bus from Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) to Can Tho – Schedule / Timetable / Tickets:

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Bus Schedule - Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho

Departs in Ho Chi Minh

Arrival in Can Tho

Bus ticket - Price

Futabus (Phuong Trang)

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From $6.05

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

05:00

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

06:00

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07:00

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

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17:30

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

16:00

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

19:00

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Futabus (Phuong Trang)

20:00

23:30

From $6.05

Mai Linh

05:00

09:10

From $5.20

Mai Linh

07:00

11:10

From $5.20

Mai Linh

08:00

12:10

From $5.20

Mai Linh

09:00

13:10

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Mai Linh

11:00

15:10

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Mai Linh

13:00

17:10

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Mai Linh

15:00

19:10

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Mai Linh

17:00

21:10

From $5.20

Vu Linh

06:00

10:00

From $6.05

Vu Linh

06:30

10:30

From $6.05

Vu Linh

10:00

14:00

From $6.05

Vu Linh

11:00

15:00

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Vu Linh

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Vu Linh

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Vu Linh

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Vu Linh

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Vu Linh

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Vu Linh

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BOOK TICKET TO CAN THO

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Kim Lan Hotel in Can Tho (photo: Agoda). 15 best cheap hotels in Can Tho.

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Vinpearl Can Tho Hotel (photo: Agoda). 10 best luxury hotels in Can Tho.


Book your bus tickets from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho + Schedule:

(You can change your departure, arrival…Can Tho > Ho Chi Minh, Can Tho > Rach Gia…)


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