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There are 5 ways to get from New York to Ho Chi Minh City by plane, train or bus

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Fly New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

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Fly New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

Fly Newark to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

Train to Boston, fly to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Boston
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

Fly New York JFK to Phnom Penh, bus

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Phnom Penh (PNH)
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Mekong express to Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express

New York JFK (JFK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) flights

The flight time between New York JFK (JFK) and Tan Son Nhat (SGN) is around 23h 51m and covers a distance of around 14292 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 9m. The fastest flight normally takes 20h 30m. Services are operated by Cathay Pacific, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines and others. Typically 51 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:
19h 41m
Layover time:
4h 9m
Total time:
23h 51m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
20h 30m
Flight distance:
14292 km
Flights per week:
51
Cheapest price:
$675
Carbon emissions:
2898 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
00:25
Last flight departs at:
23:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York JFK (JFK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) flight schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from New York to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly, which costs $550 - $800 and takes 25h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly which costs $650 - $2,100 and takes 23h 27m.

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The distance between New York and Ho Chi Minh City is 14286 km.

It takes approximately 23h 27m to get from New York to Ho Chi Minh City, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from New York JFK Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport. The quickest flight takes 20h 30m and has one stopover.

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Ho Chi Minh City is 11h ahead of New York. It is currently 6:00 PM in New York and 5:00 AM in Ho Chi Minh City.

Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, EVA Air and five other airlines offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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There are 1028+ hotels available in Ho Chi Minh City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Ho Chi Minh City.
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  • Distance: 14286.1 km
  • Duration: 23h 27m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam?

Cathay Pacific, Korean Air and 10 other airlines fly from New York to Ho Chi Minh City every 4 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Boston, Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$930 - $980
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Detroit, Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Minneapolis, Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Chicago O'Hare, Incheon
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$930 - $980
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Toronto, Incheon
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from New York JFK to Phnom Penh via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,200
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Washington Dulles, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Chicago O'Hare, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
30h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Newark to Tan Son Nhat via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$611 - $612
Flights from Newark to Tan Son Nhat via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$611 - $612
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Detroit, Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Toronto, Incheon
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Boston, Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$930 - $980
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from New York JFK to Phnom Penh via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,200
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
20h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,800
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Flights from New York JFK to Phnom Penh via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Toronto, Incheon
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Montreal, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Boston, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,000
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from New York JFK to Phnom Penh via Incheon
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from Newark to Tan Son Nhat via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
37h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,600
Flights from New York JFK to Phnom Penh via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,200
Flights from New York JFK to Phnom Penh via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $2,400
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Newark to Tan Son Nhat via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from New York JFK to Tan Son Nhat via Doha
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tan Son Nhat via Montreal, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Newark to Tan Son Nhat via Mumbai, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$611 - $612
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Boston to Tan Son Nhat via Incheon
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Phnom Penh via Helsinki, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Child
$140 - $200
First Class - Adult
$220 - $310
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$220 - $310
First Class - Child
$220 - $310
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$20 - $65
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $130
Business Class Seat
$65 - $170
Bus operators
Mekong Express
Phone
85512787839
Email
info@catmekongexpress.com
Website
catmekongexpress.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Mekong express to Ho Chi Minh Mekong Express
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
catmekongexpress.com
Book at
bookmebus.com

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