How to get from VUNG TAU to PHU QUOC?

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How you can travel from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island? You can travel by bus+flight or bus+ferry/boat.

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    • Travel distance from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc by bus and ferry (via Saigon + Rach Gia or Ha Tien) is about 500 km, by bus+plane it is about 400 km. There are a few ways how you can travel to Phu Quoc from Vung Tau – by bus + flight, bus + ferry and ferry + bus + ferry. The best and popular option of getting to Phu Quoc from Vung Tau is to travel by minivan/bus to Ho Chi Minh City (Tan Son Nhat Airport) and from this airport you can take a direct flight. Transfer by by bus+plane from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island takes about 6-7 hours and it costs totally about $40-120/pp. There is no commercial airport in Vung Tau, so it is not possible to travel by plane from this city.
    • Another way how to reach Phu Quoc Island from Vung Tau is to travel by bus + ferry via Saigon. You can travel by bus from Vung Tau to Rach Gia or Ha Tien (with stopover in Saigon) and from these port towns you can travel by ferry/boat to Phu Quoc Island. But this option takes a lot of time, travel time by bus+ferry is totally about 13-16 hours and it costs about $25-45/pp. It is the most cheapest way of transfer to Phu Quoc. It is not possible to travel by train to Ha Tien and Rach Gia because there is no railway between Vung Tau and these towns.
    • Book tickets + flights from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island online

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    • You can also travel by ferry + bus +ferry from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc, also via Ho Chi Minh City. There are speedboats from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City (also private cars, taxi), these speedboats are the fastest transport options between these cities. From Ho Chi Minh City you can travel by tourist bus to Rach Gia or Ha Tien and from these ports you can board the ferries / boats to Phu Quoc Island. These boats arrive to Bai Vong Fast Boat Pier in Phu Quoc. Travel time by ferry + bus + ferry to Phu Quoc Island (via Saigon) is about 12-15 hours and it costs about $30-50/pp.
    • Phu Quoc is the biggest tourist island in southern Vietnam, easily accessible from Saigon by plane, but from Vung Tau it is also not so complicated. You can book bus, ferry tickets or flights from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc online. From Phu Quoc you can travel to Cambodia – by ferry+bus/train to Phnom Penh – the capital of Cambodia or to Bangkok.

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How do I get from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc?


1. BUS + FLIGHT from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc


A) BUS / MINIVAN from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City

    • the most popular option of transfer from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh city
    • travel by bus or minivan, minibus to Saigon from Vung Tau takes about 2-3 hours
    • bus ticket from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City costs about $4-16/pp
    • bus companies to Saigon: Huy Hoang, Vie Limousine, Havaz, Ouros Travel, Hoa Mai…
    • there are also private minivans to Tan Son Nhat Airport from Vung Tau
    • there is also a private taxi and other cars to Saigon

B) DIRECT FLIGHT from Ho Chi Minh City to Phu Quoc

    • travel time by plane – direct flight from Saigon to Phu Quoc is about 1 hour
    • airlines to Phu Quoc: VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, JetStar Pacific, Bamboo Airways
    • flight to Phu Quoc from Saigon costs only about $30-80/pp
    • flights from Tan Son Nhat International Airport to Phu Quoc International Airport
    • read this article: How to reach Phu Quoc from Saigon?
    • there is no flights from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc
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Transfer by bus+flight from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island (via Ho Chi Minh City) is the most comfortable and fast option of transport.


2. BUS + FERRY from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc


A) BUS or MINIVAN from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City

    • the most way of transport from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City
    • travel by tourist bus or minivan, minibus to Ho Chi Minh from Vung Tau takes about 2-3 hours
    • transfer by bus from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City costs about $4-16/pp
    • bus companies: Huy Hoang, Vie Limousine, Havaz, Ouros Travel, Hoa Mai…
    • you can also travel by private minivan to Tan Son Nhat Airport
    • there is also a private taxi and other private cars to Saigon

B) BUS from Ho Chi Minh City to Ha Tien or Rach Gia

    • you have to travel to Rach Gia or Ha Tien port towns by tourist bus/minivan
    • travel by bus from Saigon to Rach Gia takes about 6-7 hours, to Ha Tien about 8-9 hours
    • bus tickets from Saigon to Rach Gia / Ha Tien cost about $6-13/pp
    • bus companies from Saigon to Rach Gia / Ha Tien: Hoang Minh, Futabus, Kumho Samco, Thienh Thanh…
    • read carefully this article: How to travel to Phu Quoc from Saigon?

C) FERRY / BOATS from Rach Gia or Ha Tien to Phu Quoc Island

    • you can travel by bus to Rach Gia or Ha Tien and then you can take a boat/ferry to Phu Quoc
    • you have 2 options how you can travel by ferry to Phu Quoc:  from Rach Gia and Ha Tien
    • travel by ferry from Rach Gia to Phu Quoc takes about 2.5 hours, from Ha Tien about 1.5 hour
    • there these ferry companies to Phu Quoc: Superdong Speed Ferry, Phu Quoc Express, Ngoc Tanh
    • read this article > Ferry Schedule – Ha Tien / Rach Gia to Phu Quoc
    • it is recommended to print your ferry tickets to Phu Quoc Island
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From Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island you can also travel by bus+ferry via Saigon and Ha Tien or Rach Gia. (photo: Baolau).


3. FERRY + BUS + FERRY from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc


A) FERRY / BOAT from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City

    • another popular option how to travel from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City
    • travel by speedboat/ferry to Ho Chi Minh from Vung Tau takes about 1.5 hour
    • transfer by ferry/boat from Vung Tau to Ho Chi Minh City costs about $9-14/pp
    • boat company to Saigon: Greenlines DP
    • this boat departs from Greenlines DP Seaport Vung Tau and arrives to Bach Dang Ferry Terminal

B) TOURIST BUS from Saigon to Ha Tien or Rach Gia

    • Rach Gia or Ha Tien port towns are accessible by tourist bus/minivan from Saigon
    • travel time by bus from Saigon to Rach Gia is about 6-7 hours, to Ha Tien it is about 8-9 hours
    • transport by bus from Saigon to Rach Gia / Ha Tien costs about $6-13/pp
    • bus companies to Rach Gia and Ha Tien: Hoang Minh, Futabus, Kumho Samco, Thienh Thanh…
    • read carefully this article: How do you get to Phu Quoc from Saigon?

C) FERRIES / BOATS from Rach Gia or Ha Tien to Phu Quoc Island

    • you can travel by bus to Rach Gia or Ha Tien and then you can take a boat to Phu Quoc Island
    • you have 2 ways how you can get by ferry to Phu Quoc: from Rach Gia Port and Ha Tien Port
    • travel tiem by boat from Rach Gia to Phu Quoc is about 2.5 hours, from Ha Tien it is about 1.5 hour
    • ferry companies to Phu Quoc Island: Superdong Speed Ferry, Phu Quoc Express, Ngoc Tanh
    • read and check this article > Ferry / Boat Schedule to Phu Quoc
    • it is recommended to print your ferry/boat tickets to Phu Quoc Island
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From Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island you can travel by ferry+bus+ferry via Ho Chi Minh City and Rach Gia, Ha Tien.


icon-info-circle FAQ + TIPS – Travel from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island:

How to book and buy tickets from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island?

    • Book bus/ferry tickets + flights from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc on Baolau or 12go.asia.
    • You can also book another routes, Vung Tau > Ho Chi Minh, Ho Chi Minh > Rach Gia…

How long does it take to get from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island?

    • Travel by bus+plane from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island (via Saigon) takes about 6-7 hours.
    • Travel by bus+ferry from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island (via Saigon) takes about 13-16 hours.
    • Travel by ferry + bus + ferry from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island (via Saigon) takes about 12-15 hours.

How much does it cost to travel from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island?

    • Travel by bus+plane from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island (via Saigon) costs about $40-120/pp.
    • Travel by bus+ferry from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island (via Saigon) costs about $25-45/pp.
    • Travel by ferry + bus + ferry from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island (via Saigon) costs about $30-50/pp.

What is the travel distance from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island?

What is the best way of transfer from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island?

    • The best and fastest option of getting to Phu Quoc from Vung Tau is to travel by bus+flight via Ho Chi Minh City. There are buses or private minivans from Vung Tau to Tan Son Nhat Airport and from this airport you can take a direct flight to Phu Quoc Island. Direct flight from Saigon to Phu Quoc takes about 1-1.5 hour.

Is it possible to travel by train from Vung Tau to Ha Tien or Rach Gia?

    • No, there is no direct railway between Vung Tau – Ha Tien – Rach Gia, the only way how to reach these port towns is to travel by tourist bus, minivan or private taxi/car.

Is there a railway on Phu Quoc Island?

    • No, Phu Quoc Island has no railway routes, it is not possible to travel by train on Phu Quoc.

Is there a direct flight from Vung Tau to Phu Quoc Island?

    • No, Vung Tau has no commercial airport, so it is not possible to travel by plane. The closest airport for the flights to Phu Quoc is in Ho Chi Minh City – Tan Son Nhat Airport.

What is the ferry schedule / timetable to Phu Quoc?

    • There are a few ferries and speedboats from Rach Gia and Ha Tien to Phu Quoc every day, read this: Ferry Schedule to Phu Quoc Island. In the very bad storm season, these boats can be terminated. The fastest option is from Ha Tien to Phu Quoc Island, it takes about 1.5 hour, from Rach Gia Port to Phu Quoc it takes about 2.5 hours. You should book ferry/boat tickets to Phu Quoc in advance.

Where to stay in Phu Quoc Island, hotel, resort or homestay?

How you can travel to Hanoi from Phu Quoc Island?

    • If you want to travel from Phu Quoc to Hanoi in northern Vietnam, you have 2 ways available: direct flight – the most fastest option, or travel by land, via Ho Chi Minh City by train. Sometimes there are cheap low-cost flights to Hanoi.
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Phu Quoc Island in Vietnam offers various public but also private beaches around the island.
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Riding on the cable car in Phu Quoc, you soar over a turquoise sea and islands with an amazing view.

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