Directions from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Chang Tai

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Recommended option

Fly, car ferry  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Trat (TDX) SGN - TDX
  2. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

$76 - $305

Cheapest option

Bus, Van, drive, car ferry  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh Cambodia
  2. Take the Van from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Koh Kong Virak Buntham Express
  3. Drive from Koh Kong Virak Buntham Express to Ao Thammachat Pier
  4. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

$39 - $47

4 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry, car ferry  •  20 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh Cambodia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ko Chang Center Point Pier
  3. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

$50 - $53

Bus, Private Transfer, car ferry  •  21 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap Mekong Express
  2. Take the bus from Siem Reap to Aranyaprathet
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Amphoe Aranyaprathet to Ao Thammachat Ferry
  4. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

$170 - $174

Van, bus, car ferry  •  29 h 31 min

  1. Take the Van from Ho Chi Minh City to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Trat
  3. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

$57 - $59

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Ao Thammachat Pier
  2. Take the car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang

$64 - $92

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Ko Chang Tai, Thailand?

There is no direct connection from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Chang Tai. However, you can fly to Trat, take the drive to Ao Thammachat Pier, take the car ferry to Ko Chang, then take the drive to Ko Chang Tai. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Phnom Penh Cambodia, take the walk to Summercorn Company, take the line 2 bus to Kalage 2 Primary School, take the walk to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express, take the Van to Koh Kong Virak Buntham Express, take the drive to Ao Thammachat Pier, take the car ferry to Ko Chang, then take the drive to Ko Chang Tai.

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 Phuquoc, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Trat via Danang, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Bus operators
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phnom Penh Cambodia
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Koh Kong Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus and ferry from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ko Chang Center Point Pier
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Bus from Sihanoukville Virak Buntham Express to Trat
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Mekong Express
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap Mekong Express
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
Book at
12go.asia
The Transport Company
Koh Chang Minibus
Website
kohchangminibus.com
Shuttle from Amphoe Aranyaprathet to Ao Thammachat Ferry
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$126
Schedules at
kohchangminibus.com
Ferry operators
car ferry
Car ferry from Ao Thammachat Pier to Ko Chang
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
iamkohchang.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Ko Chang Tai is 488 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Chang Tai is to bus and Van and drive and car ferry which costs $35 - $50 and takes 16 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Chang Tai is to fly and car ferry which takes 5 h 43 min and costs $75 - $310.

It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Ko Chang Tai, including transfers.