There are 4 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu by ferry, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Ferry  •  2 h

  1. Take the ferry from Bach Dang Pier to Ho May Tourism Area Pier

$11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pham Ngu Lao to Vung Tau

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu 60.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu 60.8 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pham Ngu Lao and arriving at Vung Tau. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Bach Dang Pier and arriving at Ho May Tourism Area Pier. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Vũng Tàu is 66 km. The road distance is 97.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu without a car is to ferry which takes 2 h and costs .

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The ferry from Bach Dang Pier to Ho May Tourism Area Pier takes 2 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu bus services, operated by FUTA Bus Lines, depart from Pham Ngu Lao station.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu bus services, operated by FUTA Bus Lines, arrive at Vung Tau station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu is 97 km. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu.

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There are 1025+ hotels available in Vũng Tàu. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu.
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  • Distance: 41.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Vũng Tàu, Vietnam?

FUTA Bus Lines operates a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Kumho Samco also services this route hourly.

Bus operators
FUTA Bus Lines
Kumho Samco
Website
kumhosamco.com.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Tay to Vung Tau
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
kumhosamco.com.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Greenlines DP
Website
greenlines-dp.com
Ferry from Bach Dang Pier to Ho May Tourism Area Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
greenlines-dp.com
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Ho Chi Minh City to Vũng Tàu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Vinasun taxi
Phone
+848-38272727
Website
vinasuntaxi.com
Malinh Taxi Group
Phone
+848 3838 3838
Website
mailinh.vn

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