There are 7 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou by plane, subway, train, 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 Guangzhou  •  3 h 41 min

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

$72 - $243

6 alternative options

Fly to Shenzhen, line 5 subway, train, line 2 subway  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Shenzhen (SZX) SGN - SZX
  2. Take the line 5 subway from Bao'an Center to Shenzhen North
  3. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
  4. Take the line 2 subway from Guangzhou South to Haizhu Square

$135 - $344

Fly to Hong Kong, train, line 2 subway  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Hong Kong (HKG) SGN - HKG
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
  3. Take the line 2 subway from Guangzhou South to Haizhu Square

$78 - $194

Train, bus via Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre  •  43 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Thanh Hoa
  2. Take the bus from Thanh Hoa to Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre
  3. Take the train from Nanning to Guangzhou South

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, bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi Ho Chi Minh
  2. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Guangzhou Ha Noi

$105 - $134

Drive  •  33 h 14 min

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

$220 - $330

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 every 2 hours. 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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
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 Danang
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
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
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong via Danang
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
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
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
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
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong via Manila
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Mandarin Airlines
Website
mandarin-airlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong via Taichung
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong via Taipei
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Train operators
Shenzhen Metro
Website
szmc.net
Subway from Bao'an Center to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
szmc.net
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ho Chi Minh City to Thanh Hoa
Ave. Duration
28 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
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 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$33 - $38
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $65
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Nanning to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$25 - $35
1st Class Seat
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Thanh Hoa to Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
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
$32
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
bus
Bus from Ha Noi to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$69
Book at
baolau.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Guangzhou is 1539 km. The road distance is 2537 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou is to train and bus which costs $100 - $140 and takes 2 days 6 h.

The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou is to fly which takes 3 h 41 min and costs $70 - $250.

It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou, including transfers.