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There are 6 ways to get from Cape Town to Vietnam by plane 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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Fly to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

Cheapest option

Fly to Pleiku

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Pleiku (PXU)

4 alternative options

Fly to Danang

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Danang (DAD)

Fly to Noi Bai International

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Noi Bai International (HAN)

Fly to Quinhon

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Quinhon (UIH)

Drive

  1. Drive from Cape Town to Ho Chi Minh City

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Vietnam. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Vietnam.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Vietnam.

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

Last updated: November 28 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cape Town to Vietnam is to fly which costs R 6 500 - R 20 000 and takes 22h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Town to Vietnam is to fly which costs R 7 000 - R 22 000 and takes 19h 11m.

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The distance between Cape Town and Vietnam is 10828 km. The road distance is 20419.3 km.

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It takes approximately 19h 11m to get from Cape Town to Vietnam, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Capetown Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport. The quickest flight takes 19h 10m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Town to Vietnam is 20419 km. It takes approximately 11 days 8h to drive from Cape Town to Vietnam.

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Scoot Tigerair, Jetstar Asia Airways, Mango and six other airlines offer flights from Capetown Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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The best way to get from Cape Town to Capetown Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs R 300.

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Map of how to get from Cape Town to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 10827.5 km
  • Duration: 19h 11m

What companies run services between Cape Town, South Africa and Vietnam?

Qatar Airways, Emirates and seven other airlines fly from Cape Town to Ho Chi Minh City 4 times a day.

Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Capetown to Tan Son Nhat via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h 12m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Capetown to Tan Son Nhat via Addis Ababa, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Capetown to Danang via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h 28m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Capetown to Noi Bai International via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Capetown to Danang via Doha, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Flights from Capetown to Pleiku via Johannesburg, Hong Kong, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Capetown to Pleiku via Doha, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
31h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Capetown to Pleiku via Dubai, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
32h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Flights from Capetown to Quinhon via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Capetown to Quinhon via Johannesburg, Hong Kong, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Capetown to Pleiku via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Capetown to Pleiku via Doha, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
33h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Capetown to Quinhon via Doha, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
31h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Capetown to Quinhon via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Capetown to Quinhon via Doha, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
32h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Capetown to Quinhon via Dubai, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
32h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Capetown to Tan Son Nhat via Johannesburg, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
22h 13m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Capetown to Noi Bai International via Johannesburg, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Bamboo Airways
Website
bambooairways.com
Flights from Capetown to Pleiku via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi, Danang
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Capetown to Pleiku via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Capetown to Quinhon via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Capetown to Quinhon via Johannesburg, Hong Kong, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Capetown to Tan Son Nhat via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Capetown to Noi Bai International via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Capetown to Noi Bai International via Johannesburg, Doha
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Capetown to Tan Son Nhat via Dubai
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Capetown to Tan Son Nhat via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Capetown to Noi Bai International via Dubai
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Jetstar Asia Airways
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Capetown to Tan Son Nhat via Johannesburg, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300

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