From Ho Chi Minh City Airport (Tan Son Nhat International Airport), there are many choices of means for you. The distance from Tan Son Nhat Airport to the city center is only about 10 kilometers so the cost is not too expensive. After that, you will be provided with the useful information about Ho Chi Minh City Airport transportation.
Taxi from Ho Chi Minh airport
You can easily pick up a taxi at the gateway to Tan Son Nhat Airport, particularly, in the waiting area for taxis. You can consider some prestigious taxi companies such as Mai Linh, Vina taxi and Vinasun. The average ticket price for one-way taxi is 150,000 VND.
Advantages of taxi: You can take the initiative in catching a taxi at the Tan Son Nhat Airport. Besides, taxi moves quite fast, so you will not waste much time to reach the city center.
Disadvantages of taxi: If the number of passengers is too large, you may have to wait. Besides, you should be careful do avoid taxi scams. Therefore, it is suggested to choose a reputable taxi company.
Bus from Ho Chi Minh airport
You can choose the bus 152 at the gate of Tan Son Nhat International Airport to transfer to the center of Saigon. The bus 152 is a 5-star bus with the large size and the steps convenient for pulling and lifting luggage.
Bus route 152:
Ben Thanh market – Tan Son Nhat Airport:
Bus stop at 10 Street (Trung Son residential area) – 9A Street – turn near the crossroads of 9A Street and Nguyen Van Linh – 9A Street – Duong Ba Trac – Nguyen Van Cu – Tran Hung Dao -Ben Thanh station – roundabout – Le Lai – Pham Hong Thai – Cach Mang Thang Tam – Nguyen Thi Minh Khai – Pasteur – Vo Thi Sau – Nam Ky Khoi Nghia – Nguyen Van Troi – Phan Dinh Giot – Truong Son – Tan Son Nhat Airport (National Station)- Truong Son – Tan Son Nhat Airport (International Station);
Tan Son Nhat Airport – Ben Thanh market:
Tan Son Nhat International Airport ( International Station) – Truong Son – Tran Quoc Hoan – Lang Cha Ca – Hoang Van Thu – Nguyen Van Troi – Nam Ky Khoi Nghia – Nguyen Dinh Chieu – Cach Mang Thang Tam – Pham Hong Thai – Le Lai – roundabout – Ben Thanh station – Tran Hung Dao – Nguyen Van Cu – Nguyen Van Cu bridge – Duong Ba Trac – 9A street – Bus stop at 10 Street ( Trung Son residential area).
Advantages of bus: The ticket is quite cheap and the bus route is fixed.
Disadvantages of bus: destinations and time are not flexible. In addition, the bus moves a bit slowly. The last bus is at 6 p.m.
You can easily book a shuttle to take you from Tan Son Nhat International Airport to a specific destination in the inner city of Ho Chi Minh City. There are many types of shuttles for you to choose. There is not a dramatic difference in the price of airport shuttle and taxi. You can make a reservation or contact to take an airport shuttle immediately when landing at the airport.
Advantages of airport shuttle: The airport shuttle has a good quality and the price is known in advance.
Disadvantages of airport shuttle: It will waste time in case you change flight times.
Grab & Uber
Now Grab and Uber services are selected by many passengers, especially when they move from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Ho Chi Minh City. The expense is often the same as that of a taxi. Sometimes you will be offered a promotional price.
Advantages of grab & uber: You can take the initiative in taking the taxi. Besides, the driver is quite friendly. You also know the price in advance.
Disadvantages of grab & uber: You need to have a smartphone and download Uber or Grab applications before that.
Hope that this article is useful for you. In general, there are a lot of choices of transportation to transfer from Ho Chi Minh Airport. For more information about traveling in Ho Chi Minh City, please contact us.