Getting there

UPDATED: 09 Dec 2009 67 Views

Major airlines flying to Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi include:

Aeroflot Air France All Nippon Airways
Asian Airlines Cathay Pacific China Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Garuda Indonesia Japan Airlines Korean Air
Lao Airlines Lufthansa Malaysian Airlines
Pacific Airlines Philippines Airlines Qantas
Shanghai Airlines Singapore Airlines Thai Airways Intl.
Tiger Airways United Airlines Uzbekistan Airlines
Vietnam Airlines

Most of Asian countries, including China, Japan, Korea, and Russia have direct flights to and from Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi.

Cheap airlines are limited to Air Asia operated between Hanoi and Bangkok, Hanoi and Kuala Lumpur, Jetstar between Ho Chi Minh City and Sydney, Tiger Airway between Hanoi/ Ho Chi Minh City and Singapore.

Other means of transport

From adjacent countries such as Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and China, tourists can travel to Vietnam by coach. Contact the local coach companies for more information.

Many tourists enjoy the sea voyage, especially those departing from Japan, America, as well as Europe.

Each means of transportation has its pros and cons, please review them carefully before investing your budget.