Directions from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing

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Recommended option

Fly to Beijing  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Beijing (PEK) SGN - PEK

$145 - $492

5 alternative options

Fly to Beijing Nanyuan Apt  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Beijing Nanyuan Apt (NAY) SGN - NAY

$270 - $815

Fly to Tianjin, train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Tianjin (TSN) SGN - TSN
  2. Take the train from Tianjin South to Beijing South

$168 - $404

Train  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
  2. Take the train from Hanoi Railway Station to Changshanan Station
  3. Take the train from Changsha South to Beijing West

$148 - $320

Bus  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Tinh
  2. Take the bus from Ha Tinh to Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre
  3. Take the bus from Nanning to Taiyuan Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Taiyuan Bus Terminal to Beijing station

Drive  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing 2704.5 miles

$380 - $600

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Beijing, China?

China Southern Airlines, Air China and 13 other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Hanoi, Hanoi Railway Station, Changshanan Station, and Changsha South in around 2 days 13 h.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
China United
Website
flycua.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Nha Trang
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Nha Trang
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Seoul
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Seoul
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,000
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Seoul
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Tianjin via Taipei
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Tianjin South to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$7 - $11
1st Class Seat
$7 - $11
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$33 - $38
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $65
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Hanoi Railway Station to Changshanan Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Changsha South to Beijing West
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $230
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$95 - $110
1st Class Seat
$160 - $180
Business Class Seat
$290 - $350
Bus operators
Hoang Long Transit Co
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Tinh
Ave. Duration
29 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Ha Tinh to Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Shanxi Road Transport
Website
sxtrans.net
Bus from Nanning to Taiyuan Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$92
Schedules at
sxtrans.net
Bus from Taiyuan Bus Terminal to Beijing station
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
sxtrans.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Beijing is 3377 km. The road distance is 4327 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing is to fly and train which costs $160 - $410 and takes 9 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing is to fly which takes 5 h 28 min and costs $140 - $500.

No, there is no direct train from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh City and arriving at Beijing West via Hanoi Railway Station and Changsha South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing, including transfers.