There are 9 ways to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City by plane, bus, train, subway or car

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Fly from Hong Kong  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) HKG - SGN

$79 - $377

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Bus to Shenzhen, fly  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Tai Wai to Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) SZX - SGN

$136 - $140

Train, subway to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the subway from Hanxi Changlong to Guangzhou Airport South
  3. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) CAN - SGN

$100 - $273

Train, bus  •  44h 27m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Nanning East
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
  3. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City

Train, bus via Guangzhou South  •  45h 44m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ninh Binh
  4. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City

Train, bus #2  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
  3. Take the train from Nanning to Pingxiang Station
  4. Take the bus from Lang Son Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

Bus, train  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the bus from Yau Ma Tei to Shenzhen North Station
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen East to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
  4. Take the train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City

Train  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Changsha South
  3. Take the train from Changsha South to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
  4. Take the train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City

Drive  •  34h 25m

  1. Drive from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City 2644.4 km

$450 - $700

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The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City is to bus and fly which costs $1050 - $1090 and takes 6h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly which costs $600 - $3000 and takes 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hong Kong station to Ho Chi Minh City. However, there are services departing from West Kowloon Station and arriving at Ho Chi Minh City via Guangzhou South, Changsha South, Gia Lam and Ha Noi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 15h.

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The distance between Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City is 1509 km. The road distance is 2644.4 km.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City without a car is to train and bus which takes 44h 27m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 27m to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City, including transfers.

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Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, depart from West Kowloon Station.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly which takes 5h 27m and costs $600 - $3000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 15h.

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The quickest flight from Hong Kong Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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What companies run services between Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam?

Cathay Pacific, Vietnam Airlines and six other airlines fly from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City via Guangzhou South, Changsha South, Gia Lam, and Ha Noi in around 2 days 15h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Danang
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Danang
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Royal Brunei Airlines
Website
flyroyalbrunei.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Bandar Seri Begawan
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $15
1st Class Seat
$18 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $55
Train from West Kowloon Station to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$40 - $55
1st Class Seat
$65 - $85
Business Class Seat
$130 - $160
Train from Guangzhou South to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $45
1st Class Seat
$60 - $70
Business Class Seat
$110 - $140
Guangzhou Metro
Website
gzmtr.com
Subway from Hanxi Changlong to Guangzhou Airport South
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
gzmtr.com
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
30h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $70
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$26 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $55
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $70
Train from Ha Noi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
31h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $75
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$28 - $40
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$35 - $55
Bed, air-conditioned
$50 - $75
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$25 - $35
1st Class Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Guangzhou South to Changsha South Station
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$27 - $40
1st Class Seat
$35 - $55
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning to Pingxiang Station
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Book at
baolau.com
Train from Changsha South to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
25h 11m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shenzhen East to Nanning
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$14 - $19
Hard sleeper
$29 - $34
Soft sleeper
$45 - $55
Bus operators
Trans Island Limousine Bus
Website
tilchinalink.com
Bus from Tai Wai to Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
tilchinalink.com
Book at
12go.asia
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Hoang Long
Phone
0225 3920920
Email
info@hoanglongasia.com
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Lang Son Bus Station to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
42h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Book at
12go.asia
EE Bus
Website
eebus.com
Bus from Yau Ma Tei to Shenzhen North Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
eebus.com

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Ho Chi Minh City is 1h behind Hong Kong. It is currently 7:48 PM in Hong Kong and 6:48 PM in Ho Chi Minh City.

Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City train services, operated by Vietnam Railways, arrive at Ho Chi Minh City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City is 2644 km. It takes approximately 34h 25m to drive from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City.

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Vietjet Air, Thai AirAsia, Royal Brunei Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Hong Kong Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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There are 3478+ hotels available in Ho Chi Minh City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Hong Kong Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs $95 - $120.

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