Ho Chi Minh city is considered as an important traffic turnpoint of Vietnam in particular and in South East Asia in general. Therefore, if you choose Ho Chi Minh city as a destination for travelling, there are many choices of means of transport for you.
For international travellers, they can buy a ticket from their departure to Tan Son Nhat international airport in Ho Chi Minh city. From here, they can catch a taxi to get to wanted places.
For those who are in Vietnam already, you can get internal flight ticket to get to Ho Chi Minh city.
Besides, travellers can choose other means of transport, such as:
– By train: if you depart from Hanoi, you can choose Thong Nhat train (the fastest train). It takes only 30 hours to get to Ho Chi Minh city. The price depends on the kind of seat you choose.
– By coach: It is a flexible and popular mode of transport to get to Ho Chi Minh city. You can catch Hoang Long, or Mai Linh coach at the price of 500.000 VND per one. It helps you save money, but take much more time.
– By private car: if you have your own car, you can drive to Ho Chi Minh city. However, remember to bring all documents, driving licenses, and comply with traffic law.
On arrival at Ho Chi Minh City, you can hire a motorbike, a taxi, a car, or a cyclo to explore all the mystery of this dynamic city.