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There are 7 ways to get from Chengdu to Vietnam by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Danang

  1. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Danang (DAD)

Cheapest option

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Chengdu East to Nanning East
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
  3. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City

5 alternative options

Fly to Noi Bai International

  1. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Noi Bai International (HAN)

Fly to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

Train, bus via Di An

  1. Take the train from Chengdu East to Nanning East
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
  3. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Di An

Train, bus via Kunming South

  1. Take the train from Chengdu East to Kunming South
  2. Take the train from Kunming South to Nanning
  3. Take the train from Nanning to Pingxiang Station
  4. Take the bus from border crossing to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  5. Take the train from Giap Bat to Ho Chi Minh City

Drive

  1. Drive from Chengdu to Ho Chi Minh City

Chengdu (CTU) to Danang (DAD) flights

The flight time between Chengdu (CTU) and Danang (DAD) is around 7h 29m and covers a distance of around 1672 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 32m. Services are operated by Vietnam Airlines, Thai Lion Mentari, Thai AirAsia and others. Typically 36 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

36 Weekly Planes
7h 29m Average Duration
$196 Cheapest Price
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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.

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

Last updated: June 30 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chengdu to Vietnam is to train and bus which costs ¥750 - ¥1700 and takes 2 days 8h.

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The fastest way to get from Chengdu to Vietnam is to fly. Taking this option will cost ¥1000 - ¥3200 and takes 5h 39m.

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The distance between Chengdu and Vietnam is 1983 km. The road distance is 3008.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chengdu to Vietnam without a car is to train and bus via Di An which takes 2 days 6h and costs ¥800 - ¥1800.

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It takes approximately 6h 55m to get from Chengdu to Vietnam, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chengdu Airport to Danang Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chengdu to Vietnam is 3008 km. It takes approximately 37h 30m to drive from Chengdu to Vietnam.

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Thai Lion Mentari, Thai AirAsia, Air China and Vietnam Airlines offer flights from Chengdu Airport to Danang Airport.

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Map of how to get from Chengdu to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 1983.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 55m

What companies run services between Chengdu, China and Vietnam?

Vietnam Airlines, Thai Lion Mentari and two other airlines fly from Chengdu to Da Nang 5 times a day.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Chengdu to Danang via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Chengdu to Danang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Chengdu to Danang via Noi Bai International, Dalat
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Chengdu to Danang via Noi Bai International, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Chengdu to Danang via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Chengdu to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Chengdu to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Chengdu to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Chengdu to Danang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $460
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Chengdu East to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $110
1st Class Seat
$140 - $170
Business Class Seat
$260 - $320
Train from Chengdu East to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$60 - $80
1st Class Seat
$110 - $130
Business Class Seat
$200 - $250
China Railways D-Class
Train from Chengdu East to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $140
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Kunming South to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $70
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Di An
Ave. Duration
31h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$26 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $55
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $75
Train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
35h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$26 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $55
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $75
Train from Giap Bat to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
36h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$28 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $60
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $80
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning to Pingxiang Station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
booking.baolau.com
Book at
baolau.com
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from border crossing to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Book at
baolau.com

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