There are 7 ways to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Hong Kong  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) HKG - SGN

$66 - $163

6 alternative options

Train to Guangzhou, fly  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Hung Hom Station to Guangzhou East
  2. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) CAN - SGN

$96 - $276

Bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Metropark Hotel Mongkok, Hong Kong to Nanning Langdong
  2. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Ha Tinh
  3. Take the bus from Ha Tinh to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

Bus, train via Nanning  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
  2. Take the train from Zhuhai to Nanning
  3. Take the train from Nanning Station to Hanoi station
  4. Take the train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

$84 - $141

Bus, train  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
  2. Take the train from Zhuhai to Nanning East
  3. Take the train from Nanning Dong station to Hanoi station
  4. Take the train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

$85 - $141

Bus, train #2  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Yinhu to Ha Noi Ha Noi
  2. Take the train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City Hanoi

$108 - $167

Drive  •  34 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City 1678.4 miles

$460 - $700

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

Cathay Pacific, Vietnam Airlines and four other airlines fly from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City via Arran Street, Metropark Hotel Mongkok, Hong Kong, Nanning Langdong, and Ha Tinh in around 2 days 3 h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City via Danang
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Guangzhou to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Guangzhou to Ho Chi Minh City via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Guangzhou to Ho Chi Minh City via Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Jetstar Pacific Airlines
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Guangzhou to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Guangzhou to Ho Chi Minh City via Hanoi
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Zhuhai to Nanning
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $40
1st Class Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Zhuhai to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $40
1st Class Seat
$40 - $60
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanning Station to Hanoi station
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Train from Nanning Dong station to Hanoi station
Ave. Duration
15 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
31 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$33 - $38
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $65
Bus operators
CTS - China Travel Tours
Website
ctsbus.hkcts.com
Bus from Metropark Hotel Mongkok, Hong Kong to Nanning Langdong
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com
Bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Ha Tinh
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Hoang Long Transit Co
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ha Tinh to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong
Ave. Duration
29 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
bus
Bus from Yinhu to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$69
Book at
baolau.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City is 1507 km. The road distance is 2685 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly which costs $500 - $1300 and takes 5 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $500 - $1300.

No, there is no direct bus from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City. However, there are services departing from Canal Road West and arriving at Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong via Metropark Hotel Mongkok, Hong Kong, Nanning Langdong and Ha Tinh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City, including transfers.