There are 8 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi by plane, bus, train, taxi 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 to Trat  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Trat (TDX) SGN - TDX

$84 - $314

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Bus  •  18 h 24 min

  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

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Fly to Suvarnabhumi, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) SGN - BKK
  2. Take the bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport Public Transportation Center to Chanthaburi

$50 - $171

Fly to Don Muang, Minivan  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Don Muang (DMK) SGN - DMK
  2. Take the Minivan from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Chanthaburi

$46 - $144

Bus, train, taxi, Songtaew  •  17 h 23 min

  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, Minivan  •  22 h 10 min

  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 Minivan from Poipet to Chanthaburi

$40

Bus, Mini Van  •  23 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh
  2. Take the Mini Van from Phnom Penh to Poipet
  3. Take the bus from Aranyaprathet to Chanthaburi

$42

Drive  •  10 h 30 min

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

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

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 Monivong/Sihanouk, Phnom Penh and Aranyaprathet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 24 min.

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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 17 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min 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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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi is to fly which takes 5 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 24 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Trat Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min 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 10 h 30 min to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi.

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Vietjet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific Airlines and Bangkok Airways offer flights from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Trat Airport.

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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: 5 h 58 min

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

Vietnam Airlines, Bangkok Airways and three other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Chanthaburi via Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office, Monivong/Sihanouk, Central Market, Phnom Penh, and Aranyaprathet in around 18 h 24 min.

Airlines
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Trat via Hanoi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Trat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Trat via Hanoi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Train operators
Royal Railway Cambodia
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Phnom Penh Station to Battambang
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus operators
Suvarnabhumi Airport Bus
Bus from Suvarnabhumi Airport Public Transportation Center to Chanthaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
12go.asia
Triple T
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Bus Terminal Eakamai to Chanthaburi
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Website
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Bangkok Ekkamai to Chanthaburi
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
Bus from Phnom Penh to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
home.transport.co.th
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office to Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Songtaew
Bus from Pailin to Chanthaburi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
bus
Bus from Aranyaprathet to Chanthaburi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Poipet Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Em Samang Express
Website
bookmebus.com
Bus from Poipet to Chanthaburi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Giant Ibis
Mekong Express
Other operators
Taxi from Battambang to Pailin
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Cambodia Taxi Driver
Phone
+855 17 930 694
Website
cambodiataxidriver.com

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