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There are 6 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok by plane, bus, night bus or car

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Fly to Suvarnabhumi  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Suvarnabhumi (BKK) SGN - BKK

$46 - $164

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Bus K.S.O Transport Co. Ltd  •  19 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh KSO Transport to Bangkok

$29

4 alternative options

Fly to Don Muang  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Don Muang (DMK) SGN - DMK

$40 - $134

Bus Travel Mart  •  21 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh to Khaosan Road Travel Mart

$47

Bus, night bus  •  24 h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  2. Take the night bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road

$41

Drive  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok 543.2 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok is to bus which costs $29 and takes 19 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok is to fly which costs $45 - $170 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok. However, there are services departing from Ho Chi Minh City and arriving at Bangkok via Phnom Penh KSO Transport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 10 min.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh and Bangkok is 748 km. The road distance is 869.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 10 min and costs $29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok, including transfers.

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Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok bus services, operated by Khai Nam Transport, depart from Ho Chi Minh City station.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok is to fly which takes 1 h 58 min and costs $45 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $29 and takes 19 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok bus services, operated by K.S.O Transport Co. Ltd, arrive at Bangkok station.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok.
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  • Distance: 467.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam and Bangkok, Thailand?

Thai Airways International, Vietjet Air and three other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok via Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus and Phnom Penh KSO Transport in around 19 h 10 min.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi via Phu Quoc
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Don Muang
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Bus operators
Khai Nam Transport
Phone
0972 098 300
Email
khainam_vietnam@yahoo.com
Website
en.khainamtransport.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
K.S.O Transport Co. Ltd
Phone
0236913601
Email
ksotransport@gmail.com
Website
bookmebus.com
Bus from Phnom Penh KSO Transport to Bangkok
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Phuong Trinh (Cambodia) Tourism
Phone
+855 23 636 0028
Website
ptbusline.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
busonlineticket.co.th
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Travel Mart
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Phnom Penh to Khaosan Road Travel Mart
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Night bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Bangkok Khao San Road
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
12go.asia

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Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok is 869 km. It takes approximately 12 h 37 min to drive from Ho Chi Minh to Bangkok.

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Jetstar Pacific Airlines, Bangkok Airways, Thai Airways International and two other airlines offer flights from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Suvarnabhumi Airport.

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