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There are 11 ways to get from Bangkok to Vietnam by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
  2. Take the train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Danang

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Danang (DAD)

Fly Don Muang to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

Fly Don Muang to Danang

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Danang (DAD)

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Noi Bai International (HAN)

Fly Don Muang to Noi Bai International

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Noi Bai International (HAN)

Bus

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

Train, bus, drive

  1. Take the train from Phayathai to Ban Klong Luk Border
  2. Take the train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
  4. Drive from Bavet border Bus station to Ho Chi Minh City

Bus via Phnom Penh

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham to Ho Chi Minh Virakbuntham

Drive

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City

Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) flights

70 Weekly Planes
1h 35m Average Duration
$48 Cheapest Price
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Vietnam due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Vietnam from May 11.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

International flights leaving Thailand are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Last updated: August 9 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Bangkok to Vietnam is to train and bus, which costs ฿850 - ฿2100 and takes 27h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Vietnam is to fly which costs ฿1900 - ฿5500 and takes 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bangkok to Vietnam. However, there are services departing from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal and arriving at Vien Pasteur via Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office and De Tham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 45m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Vietnam is 858 km. The road distance is 867.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Vietnam without a car is to bus which takes 19h 45m and costs ฿1456.

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It takes approximately 4h 21m to get from Bangkok to Vietnam, including transfers.

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Bangkok to Vietnam bus services, operated by Nattakan Transport, depart from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Vietnam is to fly which takes 4h 21m and costs ฿1700 - ฿6000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿1456 and takes 19h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Bangkok to Vietnam bus services, operated by The Sinh Tourist, arrive at Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office station.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 858.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 21m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Vietnam?

Vietjet Air, Bamboo Airways and four other airlines fly from Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Ho Chi Minh City via Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office, Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office, and De Tham in around 19h 45m.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Danang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International via Danang
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Danang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Don Muang to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Don Muang to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Bamboo Airways
Website
bambooairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Phayathai to Ban Klong Luk Border
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $35
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$17 - $23
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$8 - $12
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$24 - $35
Train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $35
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$17 - $23
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$8 - $12
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$25 - $35
Royal Railway Cambodia
Phone
023 992 379
Email
Chhon.Sotheara@trrcambodia.com
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
royalrailway.easybook.com
Bus operators
Nattakan Transport
Phone
+855 70 877 727
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Phnom Penh Sorya
Phone
023210359
Email
info@ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Website
phnompenhsorya.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
phnompenhsorya.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
vireakbuntham.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham to Ho Chi Minh Virakbuntham
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Book at
12go.asia

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Vietnam is 868 km. It takes approximately 12h 28m to drive from Bangkok to Vietnam.

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Bamboo Airways, Air France, Thai Smile and three other airlines offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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