There are 5 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  4h 8m

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

฿1594 - ฿5609

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Bus  •  20h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road

฿1108

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Fly to Don Muang  •  4h 41m

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

฿1364 - ฿5104

Bus via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal  •  22h 14m

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

฿1244

Drive  •  12h 32m

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok 869.2 km

฿2300 - ฿3500

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The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok is to bus which costs $36 and takes 20h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok is to fly which costs $50 - $180 and takes 4h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh City and arriving at Bangkok Khao San Road via Leang Heng Bookshop and Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 29m.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok is 748 km. The road distance is 869.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok without a car is to bus which takes 20h 29m and costs $36.

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It takes approximately 4h 8m to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok, including transfers.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok bus services, operated by Khai Nam Transport, depart from Ho Chi Minh City station.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok is to fly which takes 4h 8m and costs $50 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $36 and takes 20h 29m.

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

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Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok bus services, operated by Virak Buntham, arrive at Bangkok Khao San Road station.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 747.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 8m

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Bangkok, Thailand?

Thai Airways International, Vietjet Air and two other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok via Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus, Leang Heng Bookshop, Kuntha Bopha Chidlren's Hospital, and Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express in around 20h 29m.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿2500 - ฿8000
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1500 - ฿5000
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1400 - ฿7000
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿3200 - ฿8000
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1500 - ฿6500
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
฿1500 - ฿10000
Bus operators
Khai Nam Transport
Phone
0972 098 300
Email
khainam_vietnam@yahoo.com
Website
en.khainamtransport.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿312
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
฿780
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia
The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
฿308
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Nattakan Transport
Phone
+855 70 877 727
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phnom Penh to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
฿936
Schedules at
bookmebus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok is 869 km. It takes approximately 12h 32m to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok.

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Jetstar Pacific Airlines, Thai Airways International, Vietjet Air and Vietnam Airlines offer flights from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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There are 2388+ hotels available in Bangkok. Prices start at ฿3750 per night.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Tan Son Nhat Airport is to line 49 bus which takes 10 min and costs $2.

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