There are 7 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Dong Hoi, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Dong Hoi (VDH) SGN - VDH
  2. Take the bus from Dong Hoi Quang Binh to Phong Nha Ke Bang

$43 - $173

Cheapest option

Bus Hoang Long Transit Co  •  28 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Dong Hoi Quang Binh

$23 - $37

5 alternative options

Fly to Vinh, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Vinh (VII) SGN - VII
  2. Take the train from Vinh to Minh Le

$72 - $141

Fly to Hue, bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) to Hue (HUI) SGN - HUI
  2. Take the bus from Hue - Sinh Tourist Office to Phong Nha Ke Bang

$43 - $209

Train  •  24 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Minh Le Ho Chi Minh

$52 - $79

Bus FUTA Bus Lines  •  31 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Hue
  2. Take the bus from Hue - Sinh Tourist Office to Phong Nha Ke Bang

$26 - $33

Drive  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park 717.2 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is to bus which costs $26 - $35 and takes 31 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is to fly and bus which costs $40 - $180 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is 760 km. The road distance is 1147.6 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong and arriving at Phong Nha Ke Bang via Dong Hoi Quang Binh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam?

Vietnam Railways operates a train from Ho Chi Minh City to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park 5 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 23 h 50 min. Alternatively, Hoang Long Transit Co operates a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 26 h 55 min.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Dong Hoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $850
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Vinh
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Vinh via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue via Dalat
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Dong Hoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Vinh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $190
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Dong Hoi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Vinh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue via Dalat
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Vinh to Minh Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$4 - $5
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$6 - $9
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$7 - $11
Train from Ho Chi Minh City to Minh Le
Ave. Duration
23 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$23 - $27
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$28 - $40
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$30 - $45
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Dong Hoi Quang Binh to Phong Nha Ke Bang
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
thuexequangbinh.info
The Sinh Tourist
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Hue - Sinh Tourist Office to Phong Nha Ke Bang
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Hoang Long Transit Co
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Dong Hoi Quang Binh
Ave. Duration
26 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
FUTA Bus Lines

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