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There are 8 ways to get from Guilin to Vietnam by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Guilin (KWL) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) KWL - SGN

$138 - $243

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Fly to Noi Bai International  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Guilin (KWL) to Noi Bai International (HAN) KWL - HAN

$75 - $258

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Fly to Danang  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Guilin (KWL) to Danang (DAD) KWL - DAD

$116 - $191

Train, bus  •  42h 42m

  1. Take the train from Guilin North to Nanning East
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Ha Tinh
  3. Take the bus from Ha Tinh to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

Train, bus via Ninh Bình  •  43h 9m

  1. Take the train from Guilin North 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

Train, bus via Hanoi  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the train from Guilin North to Nanning East
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

$78 - $155

Train  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the train from Guilin to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  2. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

Drive  •  30h 20m

  1. Drive from Guilin to Ho Chi Minh City 2284.4 km

$200 - $300

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

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for China

Last updated: October 19 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guilin to Vietnam is to train and bus via Hanoi which costs ¥500 - ¥1100 and takes 2 days 0h.

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The quickest way to get from Guilin to Vietnam is to fly which costs ¥500 - ¥1800 and takes 5h 13m.

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The distance between Guilin and Vietnam is 1348 km. The road distance is 2284.4 km.

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The best way to get from Guilin to Vietnam without a car is to train and bus which takes 42h 42m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 14m to get from Guilin to Vietnam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Guilin to Vietnam is to fly which takes 6h 14m and costs ¥900 - ¥1700. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 5h.

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There is no direct flight from Guilin Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 35m and has one stopover.

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Vietnam is 1h behind Guilin. It is currently 11:28 PM in Guilin and 10:28 PM in Vietnam.

Yes, the driving distance between Guilin to Vietnam is 2284 km. It takes approximately 30h 20m to drive from Guilin to Vietnam.

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Cathay Dragon, China Eastern Airlines, Sichuan Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Guilin Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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  • Distance: 1347.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 14m

What companies run services between Guilin, China and Vietnam?

Xiamen Airlines, AirAsia and 11 other airlines fly from Guilin to Ho Chi Minh City every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Guilin to Ho Chi Minh City via Gia Lam, Ha Noi, and Ho Chi Minh City in around 2 days 5h.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guilin to Tan Son Nhat via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Guilin to Noi Bai International via Nanning
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Flights from Guilin to Noi Bai International via Nanning, Kunming
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $470
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guilin to Tan Son Nhat via Nanning, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Flights from Guilin to Danang via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Guilin to Danang via Haikou, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Guilin to Noi Bai International via Hong Kong, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Guilin to Danang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Flights from Guilin to Danang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $330
Flights from Guilin to Noi Bai International via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Guilin to Danang via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Guilin to Danang via Hong Kong, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Guilin to Tan Son Nhat via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $750
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Guilin to Tan Son Nhat via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Guilin to Tan Son Nhat via Nanning
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Guilin to Danang via Incheon
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guilin North to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $35
1st Class Seat
$40 - $50
Business Class Seat
$80 - $100
China Railways D-Class
Train from Guilin North to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$28 - $40
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guilin North to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $30
Website
Trip.com
Hard Seat
$9 - $14
Hard Sleeper
$19 - $30
Soft Sleeper
$30 - $45
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
30h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $75
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$27 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $55
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $75
Train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$28 - $45
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $60
Bed, air-conditioned
$55 - $80
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Guilin to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
19h 52m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Ha Tinh
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Hoang Long
Phone
0225 3920920
Email
info@hoanglongasia.com
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ha Tinh to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
27h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Book at
baolau.com
Mai Linh Express
Phone
028 39 39 39 39
Website
mailinhexpress.vn
Bus from Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
36h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
mailinhexpress.vn

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The best way to get from Guilin to Guilin Airport is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs ¥90 - ¥110.

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