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There are 11 ways to get from Thailand to Vietnam by subway, plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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BTS to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Danang

  1. Take the BTS from Pak Nam to Phaya Thai
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Danang (DAD)

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Train, bus, drive

  1. Take the train from Phayathai to Ban Klong Luk Border
  2. Take the train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Phuong Trinh to Bavet border Bus station
  4. Drive from Bavet border Bus station to Ho Chi Minh City

BTS to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Take the BTS from Pak Nam to Phaya Thai
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

BTS to Suvarnabhumi, fly to Noi Bai International

  1. Take the BTS from Pak Nam to Phaya Thai
  2. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Noi Bai International (HAN)

Bus to Don Muang, fly to Danang

  1. Take the bus from Soi Sri Merit to Soi Satsana
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Danang (DAD)

Bus to Don Muang, fly to Tan Son Nhat

  1. Take the bus from Soi Sri Merit to Soi Satsana
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN)

Bus to Don Muang, fly to Noi Bai International

  1. Take the bus from Soi Sri Merit to Soi Satsana
  2. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Noi Bai International (HAN)

Bus via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Phnom Penh
  2. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office to Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phnom Penh
  2. Take the bus from Sakura Avenue Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh Giant Ibis

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Phayathai to Ban Klong Luk Border
  2. Take the train from Poipet to Phnom Penh Station
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express

Drive

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Vietnam

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Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Vietnam. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Vietnam.

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

Last updated: January 29 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thailand to Vietnam is to bus via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal which costs ฿1360 - ฿1400 and takes 21h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Thailand to Vietnam is to BTS and fly which costs ฿1800 - ฿5500 and takes 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thailand to Vietnam. However, there are services departing from Wat Ratcha Natda Ram 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 21h 17m.

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The distance between Thailand and Vietnam is 838 km. The road distance is 867.7 km.

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The best way to get from Thailand to Vietnam without a car is to bus via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal which takes 21h 17m and costs ฿1360 - ฿1400.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Thailand to Vietnam, including transfers.

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Thailand to Vietnam bus services, operated by Nattakan Transport, depart from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Danang Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Thailand to Vietnam bus services, operated by The Sinh Tourist, arrive at Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thailand to Vietnam is 868 km. It takes approximately 12h 28m to drive from Thailand to Vietnam.

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Map of how to get from Thailand to Vietnam.
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  • Distance: 838.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between Thailand and Vietnam?

You can take a bus from Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City via Mochit 2 Bus Depot, Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal, Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh Cambodia - Sing Tourist Office, Ho Chi Minh - Sinh Tourist Office, and De Tham in around 21h 17m.

Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Website
vietnamairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Danang via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International via Danang
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Flights from Don Muang to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Flights from Don Muang to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Flights from Don Muang to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Flights from Don Muang to Noi Bai International via Chiang Mai
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Thai Vietjet Air
Website
vietjetair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Danang
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Bamboo Airways
Website
bambooairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International via Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Tan Son Nhat
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Vietravel Airlines
Website
vietravelairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Noi Bai International
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Train operators
BTS
Phone
(66) 2617 7300
Email
nuduan@bts.co.th
Website
bts.co.th
Subway from Pak Nam to Phaya Thai
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bts.co.th
State Railway of Thailand
Phone
1690
Email
webmaster.srt@railway.co.th
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Phayathai to Ban Klong Luk Border
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
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 - $6
2nd Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$18 - $25
2nd Class (Air-conditioned Seat)
$9 - $13
1st Class (Air-Conditioned Berth)
$26 - $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
Travel Mart
Phone
02 629 1300
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Khao San Road to Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
travelmartbangkok.com
Book at
12go.asia
Giant Ibis
Phone
+855 969993333
Email
info@giantibis.com
Website
giantibis.com
Bus from Sakura Avenue Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh Giant Ibis
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Book at
https://12go.asia/en
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
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
vireakbuntham.com
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

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Bangkok Airways, Thai Vietjet Air and Vietnam Airlines offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Danang Airport.

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