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There are 7 ways to get from Sydney to Vietnam by plane, taxi or train

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Fly Sydney to Tan Son Nhat  •  11h 8m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) SYD - SGN

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Fly Sydney to Pleiku  •  13h 21m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Pleiku (PXU) SYD - PXU

5 alternative options

Fly Sydney to Quinhon  •  20h 44m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Quinhon (UIH) SYD - UIH

Fly Sydney to Haiphong  •  21h 49m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Haiphong (HPH) SYD - HPH

Fly Sydney to Danang  •  14h 1m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Danang (DAD) SYD - DAD

Fly Sydney to Rachgia, taxi  •  22h 32m

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Rachgia (VKG) SYD - VKG
  2. Take a taxi from Rachgia to Cần Thơ

Train to Newcastle, fly to Tan Son Nhat  •  20h 21m

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Hamilton Station
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NTL) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) NTL - SGN

Sydney (SYD) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) flights

The flight time between Sydney (SYD) and Tan Son Nhat (SGN) is around 13h 17m and covers a distance of around 6843 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 54m. The fastest flight normally takes 8h 40m. Services are operated by Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar, Cathay Pacific and others. Typically 31 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:
11h 23m
Layover time:
1h 54m
Total time:
13h 17m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
8h 40m
Flight distance:
6843 km
Flights per week:
31
Cheapest price:
$271
Carbon emissions:
1387 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
08:35
Last flight departs at:
22:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sydney (SYD) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Vietnam. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Vietnam.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Vietnam.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Vietnam due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

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

Last updated: October 21 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Vietnam is to train and fly which costs $430 - $1,000 and takes 20h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Sydney to Vietnam is to fly which costs $380 - $2,300 and takes 11h 8m.

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The distance between Sydney and Vietnam is 6926 km.

It takes approximately 11h 8m to get from Sydney to Vietnam, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sydney Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport is the direct flight which takes 8h 40m.

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Singapore Airlines, Scoot Tigerair, Vietnam Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Sydney Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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The best way to get from Sydney to Sydney Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Sydney to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 6926.1 km
  • Duration: 11h 8m

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Vietnam?

Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar and five other airlines fly from Sydney to Ho Chi Minh City 4 times a day.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Sydney to Tan Son Nhat via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,200
Flights from Sydney to Quinhon via Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,000
Flights from Sydney to Quinhon via Tan Son Nhat, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
23h 17m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,600
Flights from Sydney to Quinhon via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
29h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Sydney to Quinhon via Hong Kong, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from Sydney to Quinhon via Hong Kong, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
29h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,900
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat, Buonmethuot
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat, Dalat
Ave. Duration
33h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,900
Flights from Sydney to Pleiku via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Sydney to Rachgia via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
21h 7m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Sydney to Rachgia via Manila, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Sydney, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,000
Bamboo Airways
Website
bambooairways.com
Flights from Sydney to Quinhon via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Sydney to Quinhon via Melbourne, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Flights from Sydney to Quinhon via Manila, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Hong Kong, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Singapore Changi, Danang
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,300
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Singapore Changi, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,300
Flights from Sydney to Danang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
12h 2m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,600
Flights from Sydney to Rachgia via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
24h 7m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Sydney to Rachgia via Hong Kong, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Sydney to Tan Son Nhat via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Sydney
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,300
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Ballina, Sydney
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,500
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,500
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Sydney to Quinhon via Hong Kong, Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Tan Son Nhat, Danang
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Melbourne, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,000
Flights from Sydney to Haiphong via Manila, Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Flights from Sydney to Pleiku via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Sydney to Tan Son Nhat via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,500
Flights from Sydney to Danang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,900
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Melbourne, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 32m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,100
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Brisbane, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,100
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Sydney to Tan Son Nhat via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
14h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,900
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Melbourne, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,600
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Danang via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Sydney to Danang via Melbourne, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,500
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Sydney to Danang via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,100
Starlux Airlines
Website
starlux-airlines.com
Flights from Sydney to Danang via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$2,200 - $3,400
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Tan Son Nhat via Sydney, Manila
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Hamilton Station
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$6 - $9
Opal single trip ticket
$8 - $11
Other operators
Taxi from Rachgia to Cần Thơ
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Taxi Rach Gia
Phone
02973 690 690
Website
rachgiataxi.business.site
Taxi Mai Linh
Phone
+84 77 3946 970
Website
mailinh.vn
Grab Taxi
Website
grab.com

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