HOW TO TRAVEL FROM DANANG TO HO CHI MINH CITY?



Danang and Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) are the two main top tourist attractions in central & southern Vietnam. Traveling from Danang to Ho Chi Minh City, you can choose to go by bus or train for sightseeing while taking a flight is much more comfortable.

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Danang to Ho Chi Minh
Source: Hung Nguyen

The distance from Danang to Saigon is estimated at 965 km and you can choose one of the following 3 means: train, plane and bus. Each kind of transportation has its unique advantages that bring different experiences to you. For further information, please read on below. 

I - Flights from Danang to Ho Chi Minh City

Flights from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh City

Traveling by plane - Source: Suhyeon Choi

Departure point: Da Nang International Airport 

- Location: Duy Tan Street, Hoa Thuan Tay Ward, Hai Chau District, Danang City 

- IATA code: DAD

- ICAO code: VVDN

Arrival point: Tan Son Nhat International Airport 

- Location: Truong Son Street, Ward No.02, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City

- IATA code: SGN

- ICAO code: VVTS

Notes about Danang to Saigon flights: 

- Distance between the 2 airports: about 957 km 

- Flight time: about 1 hour and 20 mins

- Airline ticket price: from 1,000,000 VND / way ($43) 

- Airlines operating routes Danang - Saigon: Vietnam Airlines, VietJet Air, Bamboo Airways and Jetstar Pacific. 

II - Danang to Ho Chi Minh trains information

- Departure point: Da Nang train station - No.791 Hai Phong Street, Tam Thuan Ward, Thanh Khe District, Danang City 

- Arrival point: Sai Gon train station - No.1 Nguyen Thong, Ward 9, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

- Distance between the 2 train stations: about 935 km

- Travel time: about 17.5 hours

- Train ticket price: 980,000 - 1,450,000 VND / person ($43 - 64). Tickets are available at Da Nang train station and https://dsvn.vn/#/ 

 

Train from Danang to Ho Chi Minh

Train in Vietnam - Source: Kenh14

There are six trains from Danang to Saigon

- SE5: 1:20am - 6:40pm

- SE9: 7:50am - 2:50am (Date+1)

- SE21: 9:55am - 5:20am (Date+1)

- SE3: 11:25am - 4:45am (Date+1)

- SE7: 8:35pm - 4:10pm (Date+1) 

- SE1: 1:45pm - 05:45am (Date+1)

Traveling by train from Danang to Ho Chi Minh City gives you the chance to admire a myriad of stunning places such as:

- Tra Khuc river: the largest river in Quang Ngai, offering spectacular views of Thien An mountain and many other natural wonders in this province.

- The majestic Cu Mong pass in Binh Dinh province

- The Ca pass tunnel in Phu Yen province.

- Dragon fruit fields on both sides of the road in Hong Thai commune, Hong Son commune, Binh Dinh province.

- The Dong Nai Bridge on Dong Nai River, which is the natural boundary between Dong Nai province and Binh Duong province.

III - Traveling by bus from Danang to Ho Chi Minh City

Traveling time is about 18 hours and it may be a bit tiring. Some bus service providers: 

Cam Van Bus

- Price: 380,000 VND / ticket ($16.7)

- Pick-up point: No.246 Dien Bien Phu Street, Chinh Gian Ward, Thanh Khe District, Danang City

- Drop-off point: No.49 Tan Thanh Street, Hoa Thanh Ward, Tan Phu District, Ho Chi Minh City

- Departure time: 10am, 11am 

- Contact: +84 902 006 007 or +84 905 673 673 

- Website: http://www.xecamvan.com/

Phi Hiep Bus

- Address: No.159 Ton Duc Thang Street, Lien Chieu District, Danang City

- Pick-up point: Danang bus station - No.210 Ton Duc Thang Street, Hoa Minh Ward, Lien Chieu District, Danang City

- Drop-off point: Mien Dong bus station - No.292 Dinh Bo Linh Street, Ward 26, Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City

- Danang to Ho Chi Minh bus ticket price: 450,000 VND / ticket ($19.7)

- Departure time: 11am, 1pm, 4:30pm 

- Contact: +84 236 3661 660 or +84 236 3661 402 or +84 905 100 744

- Website: https://www.facebook.com/Xe-khach-phi-hiep

Phuong Trang Bus

- Address: No.468-468A Le Van Luong Street, Tan Phong Ward, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City

- Price: 375,000 VND / ticket  ($16.5)

- Pick-up point: No.201-203 Ton Duc Thang Street, Lien Chieu District, Danang City

- Drop-off point: No.292 Dinh Bo Linh Street, Ward 26, Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City

- Departure time: 10:15am, 3pm, 6pm, 7pm 

- Contact: +84 283 838 6852 or +84 283 838 6853 

- Website: https://futabus.vn/

Those are the ways to get from Danang to Ho Chi Minh City. With a distance of  965km, traveling by plane is the most ideal choice.

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