There are 7 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Guangzhou  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Guangzhou (CAN) SGN - CAN

$72 - $243

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Fly to Shenzhen, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Shenzhen (SZX) SGN - SZX
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North Station to Guangzhou South

$137 - $355

Fly to Hong Kong, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Hong Kong (HKG) SGN - HKG
  2. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South

$85 - $203

Bus  •  2 days 0 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 Guangxi Nanning to Guangzhou Luochongwei

Train via Guangzhou South  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
  2. Take the train from Hanoi station to Nanning Dong station
  3. Take the train from Nanning East to Guangzhou South

Train  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
  2. Take the train from Hanoi station to Nanning
  3. Take the train from Nanning to Guangzhou

Drive  •  33 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou 1585.8 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou is to fly which costs $70 - $250 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou is to fly which costs $70 - $250 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Guangzhou is 1539 km. The road distance is 2537.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 0 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou is to fly which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $70 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 0 h, you could also train, which costs and takes 2 days 2 h.

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The quickest flight from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Guangzhou Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Guangzhou is 1 h ahead of Ho Chi Minh City. It is currently 10:28 PM in Ho Chi Minh City and 11:28 PM in Guangzhou.

Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou is 2537 km. It takes approximately 33 h 14 min to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou.

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Jetstar Pacific Airlines, China Southern Airlines and Vietnam Airlines offer flights from Ho Chi Minh City Airport to Guangzhou Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou.
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  • Distance: 961.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

China Southern Airlines, Jetstar Pacific Airlines and two other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou via Ha Tinh, Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre, Nanning, Baicangling, Guangxi Nanning, and Guangzhou Luochongwei in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou via Danang
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong via Danang
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong via Danang
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Shenzhen via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $19
1st Class Seat
$25 - $29
Business Class Seat
$50 - $60
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
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
train
Train from Hanoi station to Nanning Dong station
Ave. Duration
12 h 48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Train from Hanoi station to Nanning
Ave. Duration
11 h 47 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Nanning East to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$25 - $35
1st Class Seat
$35 - $50
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Nanning to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
12 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$16 - $21
Hard Sleeper
$30 - $40
Soft Sleeper
$45 - $60
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
Every 4 hours
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
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangxi Nanning to Guangzhou Luochongwei
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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