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There are 7 ways to get from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam by plane, bus, night bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Fly from Nakhon Si Thammarat (NST) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

Cheapest option

Train, bus, drive

  1. Take the train from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Hua Lamphong
  2. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
  3. Take the train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
  4. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
  5. Drive from Bavet border Bus station to Ho Chi Minh City

5 alternative options

Fly to Danang

  1. Fly from Nakhon Si Thammarat (NST) to Danang (DAD)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office

Night bus, bus

  1. Take the night bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Bang Sue Junction
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office

Drive

  1. Drive from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Ho Chi Minh City

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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

Last updated: August 9 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam is to bus, which costs ฿2000 - ฿2300 and takes 32h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam is to fly which costs ฿2600 - ฿8500 and takes 6h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam. However, there are services departing from Nakhon Si Thammarat and arriving at Nam Ky Khoi Nghia via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office and De Tham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 49m.

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The distance between Nakhon Si Thammarat and Vietnam is 1070 km. The road distance is 1644.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam without a car is to bus which takes 32h 49m and costs ฿2000 - ฿2300.

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam, including transfers.

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Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam bus services, operated by The Transport Company, depart from Nakhon Si Thammarat station.

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The best way to get from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam is to fly which takes 7h and costs ฿2000 - ฿4600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿2000 - ฿2300 and takes 32h 49m.

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There is no direct flight from Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 35m and has one stopover.

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Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam bus services, operated by The Sinh Tourist, arrive at Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office station.

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Map of how to get from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 1069.8 km
  • Duration: 7h

What companies run services between Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand and Vietnam?

Nok Air, Thai AirAsia and five other airlines fly from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Ho Chi Minh City every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Ho Chi Minh City via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office, Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office, and De Tham in around 32h 49m.

Airlines
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Tan Son Nhat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Danang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Tan Son Nhat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Bang Sue Junction
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $50
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$21 - $28
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$13 - $18
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $50
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$21 - $28
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$13 - $18
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $35
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
$2 - $6
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$17 - $23
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$8 - $12
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$25 - $35
Royal Railway Cambodia
Phone
023 992 379
Email
Chhon.Sotheara@trrcambodia.com
Website
royal-railway.com
Train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
royalrailway.easybook.com
Bus operators
Nattakan Transport
Phone
+855 70 877 727
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
The Sinh Tourist
Phone
+84-28 3838 9596
Email
info@thesinhtourist.vn
Website
thesinhtourist.vn
Bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Sri Suthep Tour
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
vireakbuntham.com
Bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Book at
12go.asia
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Book at
12go.asia
Phnom Penh Sorya
Phone
023210359
Email
info@ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Website
phnompenhsorya.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
phnompenhsorya.com
Book at
bookmebus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam is 1645 km. It takes approximately 23h 35m to drive from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Vietnam.

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Thai Lion Mentari, Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air and three other airlines offer flights from Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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The best way to get from Nakhon Si Thammarat to Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport is to bus which takes 45 min and costs ฿207.

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