How to get to Ho Chi Minh City?

Ksenia Gaynulina
Ksenia Gaynulina
January 24, 2015
How to get to Ho Chi Minh City?

Ho Chi Minh City (Ho Chi Minh city) is the largest city in Vietnam, which is the industrial, transport and tourist center of the country. The city received its new official name only in 1976. The old name of the city is Saigon, which is used in documents, schedules, addresses, as well as in colloquial speech by the indigenous people. If you are planning to go on holiday to one of the best resorts, you should figure out how to get to Ho Chi Minh City.

By plane

You can purchase a ticket at a travel agency or go to a mysterious country on your own. To do this, you first need to get to a large city in which there is an international airport (for example, Moscow, St. Petersburg or Novosibirsk).

You can buy plane tickets at the box office of the city or on different sites, for example:,,. You can also buy a ticket directly from airline companies, for example, on official websites and. Price vary by season. Travel time from Moscow to Ho Chi Minh is about 10 hours (no changes).

Tan Son Nhat Airport is located almost 6 km from the center within the city.

From Vietnamese cities

You can get to Ho Chi Minh City from other cities of Vietnam by bus (check the schedule) or by train (you can check the train schedule).