There are 6 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Beijing  •  5 h 20 min

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

$145 - $492

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Fly to Beijing Nanyuan Apt  •  8 h 16 min

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

$260 - $850

Train, bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Thanh Hoa
  2. Take the bus from Thanh Hoa to Nanning Langdong
  3. Take the train from Nanning East to Beijing West

Train  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi Ho Chi Minh
  2. Take the train from Hanoi station to Beijing West

$345 - $372

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

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The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing is to fly which costs $140 - $500 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing is to fly which costs $140 - $500 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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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 station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Beijing is 3377 km. The road distance is 4327.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 4 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing, including transfers.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing train services, operated by Vietnam Railways, depart from Ho Chi Minh City station.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing is to fly which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $140 - $500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $340 - $380 and takes 2 days 20 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 3 days 9 h.

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The quickest flight from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Beijing Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 45 min.

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Beijing is 1 h ahead of Ho Chi Minh City. It is currently 2:21 PM in Ho Chi Minh City and 3:21 PM in Beijing.

Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing.
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  • Distance: 2110.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

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

China Southern Airlines, Air China and 12 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 and Hanoi station in around 2 days 20 h.

Airlines
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
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
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
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
6 h 45 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
6 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
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
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
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
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ho Chi Minh City to Thanh Hoa
Ave. Duration
28 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
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Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$29 - $34
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $50
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
31 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$32 - $37
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $60
China Railways G-Class
Train from Nanning East to Beijing West
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$150 - $180
1st Class Seat
$250 - $290
Business Class Seat
$460 - $550
train
Train from Hanoi station to Beijing West
Ave. Duration
35 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$312
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Thanh Hoa to Nanning Langdong
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Bus from Ha Tinh to Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Hoang Long Transit Co
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Tinh
Ave. Duration
29 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Shanxi Road Transport
Website
sxtrans.net
Bus from Nanning to Taiyuan Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85
Schedules at
sxtrans.net
Bus from Taiyuan Bus Terminal to Beijing station
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
sxtrans.net

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Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing train services, operated by , arrive at Beijing West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing is 4327 km. It takes approximately 2 days 3 h to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Beijing.

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Air China, Thai Airways International, China Eastern Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Beijing Airport.

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There are 1472+ hotels available in Beijing. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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