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

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Fly from Hong Kong  •  5 h 4 min

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

$65 - $165

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Train to Shenzhen, fly  •  6 h 7 min

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

$134 - $345

Train to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly  •  7 h 29 min

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

$88 - $311

Train, bus  •  46 h 15 min

  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 via Hanoi  •  46 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Nanning East
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Hanoi
  4. Take the train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

$99 - $205

Bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Shenzhen to Haikou
  2. Take the bus from Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Tinh
  4. Take the bus from Ha Tinh to Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong

Bus, train  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Mong Kok to Guanzhou The Garden Hotel
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou to Yulin
  3. Take the train from Yulin to Nanning East
  4. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Hanoi
  5. Take the train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

$92 - $142

Train  •  2 days 15 h

  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 Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

$107 - $250

Drive  •  34 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City 1675.7 miles

$460 - $700

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The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly which costs $500 - $1300 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly which costs $500 - $1300 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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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 Hanoi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 15 h.

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The distance between Hong Kong and Ho Chi Minh City is 1509 km. The road distance is 2681.2 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 46 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min 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, arrive at 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 5 h 4 min and costs $500 - $1300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 11 h, you could also train, which costs $800 - $2000 and takes 2 days 15 h.

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The quickest flight from Hong Kong Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 40 min.

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Ho Chi Minh City is 1 h behind Hong Kong. It is currently 8:26 AM in Hong Kong and 7:26 AM in Ho Chi Minh City.

Map of how to get from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City.
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  • Distance: 943.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

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

Hong Kong, Vietnam Airlines and six 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 Huanggang Entry Port, Yinhu, Shenzhen, Haikou, Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal, Nanning, Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre, and Ha Tinh in around 2 days 11 h.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Cambodia Angkor Air
Website
cambodiaangkorair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat 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 Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Royal Brunei Airlines
Website
flyroyalbrunei.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Tan Son Nhat via Bandar Seri Begawan
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Tan Son Nhat via Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
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 West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $65
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $35
1st Class Seat
$25 - $50
Business Class Seat
$50 - $65
Train from Guangzhou South to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$40 - $50
1st Class Seat
$70 - $80
Business Class Seat
$130 - $160
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Nanning
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 Nanning East
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $35
1st Class Seat
$30 - $50
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ninh Binh to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
30 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$30 - $35
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $50
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $60
Train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
31 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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 K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou to Yulin
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$12 - $18
Hard Sleeper
$24 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Train from Yulin to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$8 - $14
Hard Sleeper
$17 - $25
Soft Sleeper
$26 - $40
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Changsha South to Hanoi Gia Lam Station
Ave. Duration
24 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
Guanxi Yunde Transport
Website
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ninh Binh
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
Bus from Nanning Tourism Distribution Centre to Ha Tinh
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
yunde.cn
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Hanoi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal to Nanning
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Trip 8080
Website
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Shenzhen to Haikou
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Haikou to Nanning
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
haikou.trip8080.com
Hoang Long Transit Co
CTS - China Travel Tours
Website
ctsbus.hkcts.com
Bus from Mong Kok to Guanzhou The Garden Hotel
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com

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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 2681 km. It takes approximately 34 h 52 min to drive from Hong Kong to Ho Chi Minh City.

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Hong Kong, Vietjet Air, Jetstar Pacific Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Hong Kong Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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There are 3319+ hotels available in Ho Chi Minh City. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Hong Kong Airport is to subway which takes 24 min and costs $80 - $120.

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