There are 7 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok by plane, bus, night bus or car

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Fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) SGN - BKK

$46 - $164

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Bus The Transport Company  •  18 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal

$35 - $48

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Fly to Don Muang  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Don Muang (DMK) SGN - DMK

$40 - $134

Bus Nattakan Transport  •  19 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal

$47 - $48

Bus, Mini Van  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh
  2. Take the Mini Van from Phnom Penh to Bangkok

$46

Bus, night bus  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the night bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road

$40

Drive  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok 543.2 miles

$75 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office and arriving at Wat Ratchanatdaram via Phnom Penh and Mochit 2 Bus Depot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 50 min.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok is 748 km. The road distance is 869.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok, including transfers.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok bus services, operated by The Sinh Tourist, depart from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office station.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok is to fly which takes 1 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok bus services, operated by Nattakan Transport, arrive at Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok is 869 km. It takes approximately 12 h 37 min to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok.

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Bangkok Airways, Thai Airways International, Jetstar Pacific Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 467.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Bangkok, Thailand?

Thai Airways International, Vietjet Air and three other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok via Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office, Monivong/Sihanouk, Central Market, Phnom Penh, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Mochit 2 Bus Depot, Opposite Chatuchak Park, and Mo Chit in around 18 h 59 min.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi via Phu Quoc
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Bus operators
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
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Nattakan Transport
Bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Giant Ibis
Mekong Express
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Night bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia

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