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There are 6 ways to get from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City by car, plane, bus or train

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Drive to Nakhon Phanom, fly  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from savannakhet to Nakhon Phanom
  2. Fly from Nakhon Phanom (KOP) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) KOP - SGN

$40 - $110

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Bus via Aranyaprathet  •  23 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Mukdahan to Aranyaprathet
  2. Take the bus from Aranyaprathet to Phnom Penh
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City

$34 - $49

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Fly from Savannakhet  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Savannakhet (ZVK) to Tan Son Nhat (SGN) ZVK - SGN

$90 - $280

Bus, train  •  29 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Savannakhet Laos to Hue
  2. Take the train from Hue to Ho Chi Minh City Hanoi

$41 - $63

Bus PPSDN  •  33 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Savannakhet Laos to Pakse
  2. Take the bus from Pakse to Phnom Penh
  3. Take the bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express

$50

Drive  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Drive from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City 517.9 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City is to bus which costs $30 - $50 and takes 23 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly which costs $90 - $280 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City. However, there are services departing from Mukdahan and arriving at Ho Chi Minh City via Aranyaprathet, Soriya Cinema and Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 42 min.

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The distance between savannakhet and Ho Chi Minh City is 676 km. The road distance is 828.7 km.

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The best way to get from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 42 min and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City, including transfers.

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savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City bus services, operated by Yellow Bus, depart from Mukdahan station.

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The best way to get from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City is to fly which takes 3 h 1 min and costs $90 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 23 h 42 min.

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There is no direct flight from Nakhon Phanom Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City bus services, operated by Khai Nam Transport, arrive at Ho Chi Minh City station.

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Map of how to get from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City.
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  • Distance: 422.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

What companies run services between savannakhet, Laos and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam?

Lao Airlines flies from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City via Aranyaprathet, Phnom Penh, Soriya Cinema, Leang Heng Bookshop, and Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus in around 23 h 42 min.

Airlines
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Nakhon Phanom to Tan Son Nhat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Nakhon Phanom to Tan Son Nhat via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Savannakhet to Tan Son Nhat via Pakse
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Hue to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
18 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$19 - $23
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$24 - $35
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Yellow Bus
Phone
038-967965-7
Email
yellowbus2008@gmail.com
Website
iloveyellowbus.com
Bus from Mukdahan to Aranyaprathet
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
iloveyellowbus.com
The Transport Company
Khai Nam Transport
Phone
0972 098 300
Email
khainam_vietnam@yahoo.com
Website
en.khainamtransport.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Khai Nam Bus to Ho Chi Minh City
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
en.khainamtransport.com
Book at
bookmebus.com
The Sinh Tourist
bus
Bus from Savannakhet Laos to Pakse
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Virak Buntham
Phone
016 786 270
Email
support@virakbuntham.com
Website
virakbuntham.com
Bus from Phnom Penh Virak Buntham Express to Ho Chi Minh Virak Buntham Express
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
virakbuntham.com
Book at
bookmebus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City is 829 km. It takes approximately 13 h 51 min to drive from savannakhet to Ho Chi Minh City.

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Nok Air and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Nakhon Phanom Airport to Tan Son Nhat Airport.

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There are 3364+ hotels available in Ho Chi Minh City. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from savannakhet to Savannakhet Airport is to drive which takes 6 min and costs .

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