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There are 4 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  2h 9m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Rachgia (VKG) SGN - VKG

$39 - $66

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Bus  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Tay to Rach Gia Kien Giang

$7

2 alternative options

Bus via Cần Thơ  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Thanh Buoi to Can Tho Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Can Tho to Rach Gia Kien Giang

$11 - $14

Drive  •  3h 26m

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá 233 km

$17 - $26

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

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Last updated: May 17 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá is to bus which costs $8 and takes 7h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá is to fly which costs $35 - $70 and takes 2h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá. However, there are services departing from Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai and arriving at Rach Gia Kien Giang via Ho Chi Minh Mien Tay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 8m.

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It is 194 km from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá. It is approximately 233 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá without a car is to bus which takes 7h 8m and costs $8.

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It takes approximately 2h 9m to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá, including transfers.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá bus services, operated by Kumho Samco, depart from Ho Chi Minh Mien Tay station.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá is to fly which takes 2h 9m and costs $35 - $70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $8 and takes 7h 8m.

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The quickest flight from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Rachgia Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá bus services, operated by Kumho Samco, arrive at Rach Gia Kien Giang station.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá.
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  • Distance: 194.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 9m

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Rạch Giá, Vietnam?

Vietnam Airlines and Bamboo Airways fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá twice daily. Alternatively, Kumho Samco operates a bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Tay to Rach Gia Kien Giang hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 6h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Rachgia
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Bamboo Airways
Website
bambooairways.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Rachgia
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Kumho Samco
Phone
0903 58 0000
Website
kumhosamco.com.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Tay to Rach Gia Kien Giang
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
kumhosamco.com.vn
Book at
12go.asia
FUTA Bus Lines
Phone
1900 6067
Email
hotro@futabus.vn
Website
futabus.vn
Bus from Can Tho to Rach Gia Kien Giang
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
futabus.vn

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Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá is 233 km. It takes approximately 3h 26m to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Rạch Giá.

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Vietnam Airlines and Bamboo Airways offer flights from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Rachgia Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Rạch Giá. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Tan Son Nhat Airport is to line 49 bus which takes 10 min and costs $2.

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