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There are 10 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Yunnan by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Guangzhou Baiyun  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) SGN - CAN

$72 - $243

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Train  •  3 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Ha Noi
  2. Take the train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Nanning Station
  3. Take the train from Nanning to Shanghai South

$69 - $161

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Fly to Hong Kong, train  •  3h 50m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Hong Kong (HKG) SGN - HKG
  2. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station

$78 - $179

Fly to Shenzhen  •  3h 30m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Shenzhen (SZX) SGN - SZX

$121 - $323

Fly to Wuhan  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Wuhan (WUH) SGN - WUH

$154 - $477

Fly to Shanghai Pudong  •  4h 38m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) SGN - PVG

$138 - $289

Fly to Beijing Capital  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Beijing Capital (PEK) SGN - PEK

$145 - $492

Bus, train  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Nanning
  3. Take the train from Nanning to Shanghai South

$125 - $171

Train via Guilin Station  •  3 days 0h

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Ha Noi
  2. Take the train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Guilin station
  3. Take the train from Guilin Station to Shanghai Hongqiao Station

$149 - $208

Drive  •  46h 59m

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Shanghai 2423.2 miles

$340 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Yunnan is to fly which costs $70 - $250 and takes 3h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Yunnan is to fly which costs $120 - $330 and takes 3h 30m.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Yunnan is 1673 km. The road distance is 3877.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Yunnan without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 23h and costs $120 - $180.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Yunnan, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Yunnan is to fly which takes 3h 55m and costs $70 - $250. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $210 and takes 3 days 0h.

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The quickest flight from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Yunnan is 1h ahead of Ho Chi Minh City. It is currently 7:56 PM in Ho Chi Minh City and 8:56 PM in Yunnan.

Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Yunnan is 3877 km. It takes approximately 46h 59m to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Yunnan.

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Thai AirAsia, China Eastern Airlines, Jetstar Pacific Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Yunnan.
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  • Distance: 1045.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 55m

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

China Southern Airlines, Jetstar Pacific Airlines and five other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Guangzhou hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ho Chi Minh City to Shanghai via Ha Noi, Hanoi Gia Lam Station, Guilin Station, Shanghai Hongqiao Station, and Shanghai Hongqiao in around 3 days 0h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Guangzhou Baiyun via Danang
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Guangzhou Baiyun via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Hong Kong via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Hong Kong via Danang
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $500
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong via Cam Ranh
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong via Danang
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Cam Ranh
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Wuhan
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Wuhan via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Wuhan via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Wuhan via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Wuhan via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Wuhan via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Wuhan via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Guangzhou Baiyun via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Wuhan via Kunming
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $500
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Guangzhou Baiyun via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Hong Kong via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Hong Kong via Danang
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Chongqing Airlines
Website
chongqingairlines.cn
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Guangzhou Baiyun via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Shanghai Pudong via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Beijing Capital via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,000
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $13
1st Class Seat
$15 - $18
Business Class Seat
$30 - $40
Train from Guilin Station to Shanghai Hongqiao Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $120
1st Class Seat
$170 - $190
Business Class Seat
$310 - $370
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning to Shanghai South
Ave. Duration
26h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard/Soft Seat
$24 - $35
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $60
Soft Sleeper
$75 - $95
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ho Chi Minh City to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
43h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
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
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Guilin station
Ave. Duration
15h 56m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Nanning Station
Ave. Duration
11h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
Hoang Long
Phone
0225 3920920
Email
info@hoanglongasia.com
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Mai Linh Express
Website
mailinhexpress.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
mailinhexpress.vn
Son Duc Transportation
Bus from Ha Noi to Nanning
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$67
Book at
baolau.com

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