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There are 8 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Vietnam by plane, taxi, train, ferry or bus

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

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Fly to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

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Fly to Pleiku

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Pleiku (PXU)

Fly to Danang

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Danang (DAD)

Fly to Quinhon

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Quinhon (UIH)

Fly to Haiphong

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Haiphong (HPH)

Fly to Rachgia, taxi

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Rachgia (VKG)
  2. Take a taxi from Rachgia to Cần Thơ

Fly to Tuyhoa, train

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Tuyhoa (TBB)
  2. Take the train from Tuy Hoa to Quy Nhon

Fly to Phnom Penh, Speedboat, bus

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Phnom Penh (PNH)
  2. Take the Speedboat from Phnom Penh to Chau Doc
  3. Take the bus from Chau Doc Bus Station to Can Tho

Melbourne (MEL) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) flights

The flight time between Melbourne (MEL) and Tan Son Nhat (SGN) is around 12h 47m and covers a distance of around 6698 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 15m. The fastest flight normally takes 8h 40m. Services are operated by Jetstar, Cathay Pacific and Singapore Airlines. Typically 16 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
10h 32m
Layover time:
2h 15m
Total time:
12h 47m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
8h 40m
Flight distance:
6698 km
Flights per week:
16
Cheapest price:
$348
Carbon emissions:
1358 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
00:35
Last flight departs at:
16:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Melbourne (MEL) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Vietnam. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Vietnam.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Vietnam.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Vietnam due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Vietnam from May 11.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

International flights leaving Australia are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Last updated: October 14 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Vietnam is to fly and Speedboat and bus which costs $550 - $1,900 and takes 23h 44m.

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The fastest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Vietnam is to fly. Taking this option will cost $1,500 - $6,500 and takes 8h 46m.

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The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Vietnam is 6822 km.

It takes approximately 8h 46m to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Vietnam, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Melbourne Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport is the direct flight which takes 8h 40m.

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Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific and Jetstar offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 6822.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 46m

What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Vietnam?

Jetstar, Cathay Pacific and Singapore Airlines fly from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Ho Chi Minh City twice daily.

Airlines
Bamboo Airways
Website
bambooairways.com
Flights from Melbourne to Danang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,100
Flights from Melbourne to Pleiku via Singapore Changi, Danang
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Pleiku via Singapore Changi, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Quinhon via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Melbourne to Quinhon via Singapore Changi, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Quinhon via Sydney, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Haiphong via Singapore Changi, Danang
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Haiphong via Hong Kong, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Melbourne to Haiphong via Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Rachgia via Singapore Changi, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Tuyhoa via Tan Son Nhat, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,100
Flights from Melbourne to Tuyhoa via Hong Kong, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Tuyhoa via Hong Kong, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Tuyhoa via Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Tuyhoa via Sydney, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne to Pleiku via Sydney, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Melbourne to Pleiku via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,700
Flights from Melbourne to Pleiku via Hong Kong, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Pleiku via Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Pleiku via Tan Son Nhat, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,100
Flights from Melbourne to Quinhon via Hong Kong, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Quinhon via Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Quinhon via Tan Son Nhat, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,100
Flights from Melbourne to Haiphong via Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Rachgia via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Melbourne to Rachgia via Sydney, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Rachgia via Hong Kong, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Pleiku via Hong Kong, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Pleiku via Hong Kong, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Quinhon via Hong Kong, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat, Danang
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,900
Flights from Melbourne to Haiphong via Sydney, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,100
Flights from Melbourne to Tuyhoa via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,700
Flights from Melbourne to Tuyhoa via Sydney, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Tan Son Nhat via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,400
Flights from Melbourne to Danang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,700
Flights from Melbourne to Phnom Penh via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,300
Flights from Melbourne to Phnom Penh via Adelaide, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,700
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Melbourne to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Melbourne to Tan Son Nhat via Sydney
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Melbourne to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Melbourne to Phnom Penh via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Melbourne to Danang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Starlux Airlines
Website
starlux-airlines.com
Flights from Melbourne to Danang via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $2,400
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Melbourne to Phnom Penh via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $2,400
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne to Phnom Penh via Manila
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Melbourne to Phnom Penh via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,900
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Tuy Hoa to Quy Nhon
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Website
http://dsvn.vn
Book at
https://12go.asia/
Hard seat, air-conditioned
$5 - $8
Soft seat, air-conditioned
$5 - $8
Bed, air-conditioned
$11 - $16
Bus operators
FUTA Bus Lines
Phone
1900 6067
Email
hotro@futabus.vn
Website
futabus.vn
Bus from Chau Doc Bus Station to Can Tho
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
futabus.vn
Ferry operators
Blue Cruiser
Phone
(84 8) 3.9260 253
Email
sales@bluecruiser.com
Website
bluecruiser.com
Ferry from Phnom Penh to Chau Doc
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
bluecruiser.com
Mekong Eyes
Phone
+84 (0)292 3783 586
Email
info@mekongeyes.com
Website
mekongeyes.com
Ferry from Phnom Penh to Chau Doc
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
mekongeyes.com
Mandarin Cruises
Website
mandarincruises.com
Ferry from Phnom Penh to Chau Doc
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
facebook.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rachgia to Cần Thơ
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Taxi Rach Gia
Phone
02973 690 690
Website
rachgiataxi.business.site
Taxi Mai Linh
Phone
+84 77 3946 970
Website
mailinh.vn
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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