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There are 2 ways to get from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City by train, plane, subway or ferry

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Map of how to get from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City.
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  • Distance: 2251.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 25 min

What companies run services between Seoul, South Korea and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam?

There is no direct connection from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City. However, you can take the train to Seoul airport then fly to Ho Chi Minh City. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City via Incheon Station, Incheon, Qingdao, Qingdao, Changshanan Station, and Hanoi in around 3 days 14 hours.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City
Avg. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City via Danang
Avg. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City
Avg. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City
Avg. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City via Danang
Avg. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City
Avg. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City
Avg. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
T'way Air
Website
twayair.com
Flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City
Avg. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City via Guangzhou
Avg. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Train operators
AREX
Phone
+82 1599-7788
Website
arex.or.kr
Train from Seoul Station to Incheon Int'l Airport T1
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arex.or.kr
China Railways
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Changshanan Station to Hanoi station
Avg. Duration
22 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Vietnam Railways
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
Avg. Duration
31 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$33 - $38
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $65
Ferry operators
Weidong Ferry
Phone
+82 32 770 8000
Website
weidong.com
Ferry from Incheon to Qingdao
Avg. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Schedules at
weidong.com

How far is it from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City?

The distance between Seoul and Ho Chi Minh City is 3603 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City?

The cheapest way to get from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City is to train and fly which costs ₩180,000 and takes 8 hours 25 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City?

The quickest way to get from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City is to train and fly which takes 8 hours 25 minutes and costs ₩180,000.

How long does it take to get from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City?

It takes approximately 8 hours 25 minutes to get from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City, including transfers.