There are 4 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Buôn Ma Thuột by plane, taxi, 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 Buonmethuot  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Buonmethuot (BMV) SGN - BMV

$28 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Dak Lak Buon Me Thuot

$7 - $12

2 alternative options

Fly to Dalat, taxi  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Dalat (DLI) SGN - DLI
  2. Take a taxi from Dalat to Buôn Ma Thuột

$140 - $240

Drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Buôn Ma Thuột 209.7 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Buôn Ma Thuột is to bus which costs $7 - $12 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Buôn Ma Thuột is to fly which costs $27 - $170 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Buôn Ma Thuột is 257 km. The road distance is 335.5 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Buôn Ma Thuột, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong and arriving at Dak Lak Buon Me Thuot. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h.

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What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Buôn Ma Thuột, Vietnam?

Jetstar Pacific Airlines, Vietjet Air and Vietnam Airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Buôn Ma Thuột 3 times a day. Alternatively, Kumho Samco operates a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Buôn Ma Thuột every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 9 h. Mai Linh Express also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Buonmethuot
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Dalat
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Buonmethuot
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $260
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Dalat
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $270
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Buonmethuot
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Dalat
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $160
Bus operators
Kumho Samco
Website
kumhosamco.com.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Dak Lak Buon Me Thuot
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
kumhosamco.com.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Mai Linh Express
Website
mailinhexpress.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Dak Lak Buon Me Thuot
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mailinhexpress.vn
Other operators
Taxi from Dalat to Buôn Ma Thuột
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Malinh Taxi Group
Website
mailinh.vn

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