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There are 9 ways to get from Phuket to Vietnam by plane, ferry, bus, train, car or night bus

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Fly Phuket to Tan Son Nhat  •  7h 10m

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) HKT - SGN

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Bus, train  •  43h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Surat Thani Station
  2. Take the train from Surat Thani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
  3. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Ban Klong Luk Border
  4. Take the train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
  5. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express

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Fly Phuket to Danang  •  7h 9m

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Danang (DAD) HKT - DAD

Fly Phuket to Noi Bai International  •  8h 3m

  1. Fly from Phuket (HKT) to Noi Bai International (HAN) HKT - HAN

Ferry to Krabi, fly to Danang  •  14h 9m

  1. Take the ferry from Phuket Rassada Pier to Ao Nang Pier
  2. Fly from Krabi (KBV) to Danang (DAD) KBV - DAD

Bus  •  33h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Phuket 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

Bus, train, drive  •  35h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Phuket to Ban Takhun
  2. Take the train from Surat Thani Train Station to Bang Sue Junction
  3. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  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

Night bus, bus  •  37h 36m

  1. Take the night bus from Phuket Bus Station 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

Drive  •  24h 31m

  1. Drive from Phuket to Ho Chi Minh City 1700.6 km

Phuket (HKT) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) flights

25 Weekly Planes
5h 26m Average Duration
$45 Cheapest Price
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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

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Last updated: January 20 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Phuket to Vietnam is to bus which costs ฿2000 - ฿2300 and takes 33h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Phuket to Vietnam is to fly which costs ฿3400 - ฿9500 and takes 7h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Phuket to Vietnam. However, there are services departing from Phuket and arriving at Vien Pasteur via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office and De Tham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 45m.

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The distance between Phuket and Vietnam is 1251 km. The road distance is 1700.6 km.

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The best way to get from Phuket to Vietnam without a car is to bus which takes 33h 45m and costs ฿2000 - ฿2300.

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It takes approximately 7h 10m to get from Phuket to Vietnam, including transfers.

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Phuket to Vietnam bus services, operated by The Transport Company, depart from Phuket station.

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The best way to get from Phuket to Vietnam is to fly which takes 7h 10m and costs ฿2700 - ฿27000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿2000 - ฿2300 and takes 33h 45m.

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There is no direct flight from Phuket Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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Phuket 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 Phuket to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 1251.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 10m

What companies run services between Phuket, Thailand and Vietnam?

Thai Vietjet Air, Cathay Pacific and eight other airlines fly from Phuket to Ho Chi Minh City 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phuket 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 33h 45m.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $400
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from Krabi to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Krabi to Danang via Singapore Changi, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $850
Flights from Krabi to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $330
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $400
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Krabi to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $330
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Don Muang, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $180
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Flights from Krabi to Danang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Flights from Krabi to Danang via Don Muang, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $400
Flights from Krabi to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $330
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Suvarnabhumi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Bamboo Airways
Website
bambooairways.com
Flights from Krabi to Danang via Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Surat Thani Train Station to Bang Sue Junction
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $50
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$21 - $29
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$12 - $18
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$35 - $50
Train from Surat Thani Train Station to Hua Lamphong
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $50
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$5 - $9
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$21 - $29
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$12 - $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
$3 - $35
Website
http://www.railway.co.th/main/timetable/time-train.html
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/thai-railways
Schedules at
http://procurement.railway.co.th/checktime/checktime.asp?lenguage=Eng
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $6
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$18 - $25
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$9 - $13
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$27 - $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
14h
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
$11
Schedules at
thesinhtourist.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Sombat Tour
Phone
077 281 110
Website
sombattour.com
Bus from Phuket to Ban Takhun
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
sombattour.com
Book at
12go.asia
Star
$5
Super
$6
Supreme
$7
Phnom Penh Sorya
Phone
023210359
Email
info@ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Website
ppsoryatransport.com.kh
Bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bookmebus.com
Phuket Travel
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Phuket Bus Station to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
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
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
Ferry operators
Ao Nang Princess

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Yes, the driving distance between Phuket to Vietnam is 1701 km. It takes approximately 24h 31m to drive from Phuket to Vietnam.

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Singapore Airlines, Scoot Tigerair, Thai Airways International and five other airlines offer flights from Phuket Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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The best way to get from Phuket to Phuket Airport is to bus which takes 45 min and costs ฿85 - ฿110.

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