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There are 8 ways to get from Phuket to Vietnam by plane, bus, night bus, train or car

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Fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  5h 10m

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

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Bus, train  •  44h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Phuket Bus Terminal 2 to Surat Thani Phantip Station 779
  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

6 alternative options

Fly to Danang  •  6h 59m

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

Fly to Noi Bai International  •  8h 3m

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

Bus  •  31h 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

Night bus, bus  •  33h 51m

  1. Take the night bus from Phuket Bus Station to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Bangkok to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express

Bus, train, drive  •  35h 18m

  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

Drive  •  24h 31m

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

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

39 Weekly Planes
3h 43m Average Duration
$54 Cheapest Price
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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Vietnam

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The cheapest way to get from Phuket to Vietnam is to bus which costs ฿1900 - ฿2300 and takes 31h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Phuket to Vietnam is to fly which costs ฿1900 - ฿13000 and takes 5h 10m.

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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 31h 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 31h 45m and costs ฿1900 - ฿2300.

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It takes approximately 5h 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 5h 10m and costs ฿1900 - ฿13000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ฿1900 - ฿2300 and takes 31h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Phuket Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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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: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Phuket, Thailand and Vietnam?

Vietjet Air, Thai Vietjet Air and four other airlines fly from Phuket to Ho Chi Minh City every 4 hours. 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 31h 45m.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Don Muang, Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Khon Kaen, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $900
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Danang via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $420
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Phuket to Tan Son Nhat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Phuket to Noi Bai International via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
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
10h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 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
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
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
13h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 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
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
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
https://www.railway.co.th/Home/Index
3rd Class (Seat)
$3 - $7
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
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
12go.asia
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
Phuket Travel
Website
12go.asia
Night bus from Phuket Bus Station to Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
vireakbuntham.com
Bus from Bangkok to Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
https://12go.asia/en
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Book at
https://12go.asia/en
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
Book at
https://12go.asia/en
Star
$5
Super
$6
Supreme
$7
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
Greenbus Thailand

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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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Vietjet Air, Bangkok Airways, Thai Vietjet Air and three 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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