Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh

Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh

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Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh Schedule

Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Vietnam Railways Class II Sleeper AC 00:45 - 20:30$ 44.39
Vietnam Airlines Economy #VN14305:00 - 06:30$ 71.80
VietJet Air Economy #VJ64906:15 - 07:40$ 62.05
Vietnam Airlines Economy #VN713309:05 - 10:30$ 64.90
VietJet Air Economy #VJ62910:20 - 11:45$ 44.47
Vietnam Airlines Economy #VN605713:40 - 15:05$ 105.81
VietJet Air Economy #VJ62515:05 - 16:30$ 44.59
Vietnam Airlines Economy #VN713117:30 - 19:00$ 103.09
Bamboo Airways Economy #QH16518:05 - 19:40$ 85.66
Vietnam Airlines Economy #VN712721:45 - 23:15$ 96.83
Vietnam Railways VIP Sleeper 23:25 - 17:10$ 51.57

Transportation from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh

How to get from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh

When you want to get from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 115.62. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as USD 21.00.

How far is Da Nang from Ho Chi Minh?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh. Your trip will be a total of 490 miles (787 km). The flying distance is 377 miles (605 km).

How long does it take to get from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh?

The travel time from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 21 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh?

The cost of the trip from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Van Luc Tung (Vạn Lục Tùng): travelling by bus expect to pay as low as USD 21.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as USD 115.62.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh:

  • Bus tickets - USD 21.00 to USD 33.00;
  • Train tickets - USD 26.00 to USD 98.00;
  • Plane tickets - USD 65.00 to USD 116.00;

How many trips per day are there between Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh depart during the day - there are approximately 37 departures a day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 19 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 65.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh
Bamboo Airways, VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines (เวียดนาม แิอร์ไลน์), Vietravel Airlines


Taking a bus from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 60% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 39% users took a plane.
  • 1% Other