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There are 6 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi by plane, taxi, bus, train 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.

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Fly, taxi  •  4h 21m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Trat (TDX) SGN - TDX
  2. Take a taxi from Trat to Chanthaburi

$91 - $320

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Bus, train  •  21h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus
  2. Take the train from Phnom Penh Station to Poipet
  3. Take the bus from Aranyaprathet to Chanthaburi

$16 - $28

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Bus, train, taxi, Songtaew  •  17h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
  2. Take the train from Phnom Penh Station to Battambang
  3. Take a taxi from Battambang to Pailin
  4. Take the Songtaew from Pailin to Chanthaburi

$38 - $43

Bus The Transport Company  •  18h 15m

  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 Aranyaprathet
  3. Take the bus from Aranyaprathet to Chanthaburi

$32 - $44

Bus via Poipet Virak Buntham Express  •  23h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Poipet Virak Buntham Express
  3. Take the bus from Aranyaprathet to Chanthaburi

$37 - $38

Drive  •  10h 30m

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi 437.1 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi is to bus and train which costs $16 - $28 and takes 21h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi is to fly and taxi which costs $90 - $320 and takes 4h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office and arriving at Chanthaburi via Leang Heng Bookshop, Phnom Penh and Aranyaprathet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 15m.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Chanthaburi is 538 km. The road distance is 699.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi without a car is to bus and train and taxi and Songtaew which takes 17h 24m and costs $35 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4h 21m to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi, including transfers.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi bus services, operated by The Sinh Tourist, depart from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office station.

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There is no direct flight from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Trat Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi bus services, operated by , arrive at Chanthaburi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi is 699 km. It takes approximately 10h 30m to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi.
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  • Distance: 336.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 21m

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

You can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi via Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office, Leang Heng Bookshop, Soriya Cinema, Phnom Penh, and Aranyaprathet in around 18h 15m.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Trat via Phu Quoc, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Trat via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Royal Railway Cambodia
Phone
023 992 379
Email
Chhon.Sotheara@trrcambodia.com
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Phnom Penh Station to Battambang
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
royal-railway.com
Train from Phnom Penh Station to Poipet
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0 - $12
Schedules at
royal-railway.com
Bus operators
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
6h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Songtaew
Bus from Pailin to Chanthaburi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
The Transport Company
bus
Bus from Aranyaprathet to Chanthaburi
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Poipet Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Trat to Chanthaburi
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$22 - $26

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Jetstar Pacific Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Trat Airport.

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