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How to Travel To Vietnam

Vietnam is getting more and more popular as a tourist attraction, traveling to Vietnam is getting easier. More airlines operate direct flights and daily direct flights to the country and more cruise companies offer Vietnam as a stop on the cruise itineraries.

There are also more land-border crossings opened that makes it more convenient to travel to Vietnam from one of the neighboring countries. Paradissa will update the information as to how to get to Vietnam in a timely manner.

By air: There are different airlines operating flights to Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City (also called Saigon) and Da Nang in Vietnam from other countries.

 

Transport on the Long Bien Bridge, Hanoi, Vietnam
Transport on the Long Bien Bridge, Hanoi, Vietnam

ASIA - PACIFIC

Australia
Vietnam Airlines operates flights between Sydney/Melbourne – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.

Cambodia
Vietnam Airlines operates daily flights between Phnom Penh/Siem Reap - Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.

China – Hong Kong
Vietnam Airlines and China Southern Airlines operate flights between Beijing/Shanghai/Guangzhou/Kunming  – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietnam Airlines and Cathay Pacific operate flights between Hong Kong – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.
Hong Kong Airlines and Dragon Air operate flights between Hong Kong – Hanoi.

Indonesia
Lion Air operates direct flights between Jakarta – Ho Chi Minh City.

Japan
Vietnam Airlines and Japan Airlines operate flights between Tokyo/Nagoya/Osaka – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.

Laos
Laos Airlines and Vietnam Airlines operate daily flights between Vientiane/Luang Prabang  - Hanoi.

Malaysia
Vietnam Airlines and Malaysia Airlines operate direct flights between Kuala Lumpur – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.
Air Asia flies Kuala Lumpur – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City/Da Nang.

Myanmar
Vietnam Airlines operate direct flights between Yangon - Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.

Philippines
Vietnam Airlines, Philippines Airlines and Cebu Pacific Air operate direct flights between Manila - Ho Chi Minh City.

Singapore
Vietnam Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Tiger Airways operate flights between Singapore – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.

South Korea
Vietnam Airlines, Korean Air and Asiana Airlines operate flights between Seoul/Busan – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City/Da Nang.

Taiwan
Vietnam Airlines operate flights between Kaohsiung – Ho Chi Minh City, Taipei – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.
Eva Air operates flights between Taipei/Kaohsiung – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.

Thailand
Vietnam Airlines, Thai Airways, Air Asia operate direct flights between Thailand (Bangkok) and  Vietnam (Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City).

 

Traffic in Hanoi Old Quarter
Traffic in Hanoi Old Quarter

EUROPE

France
Vietnam Airlines operates direct flights between Paris – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.
Air France operates flights between Paris – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City with one stop in Thailand, Singapore or China.

Germany
Vietnam Airlines operates direct flights between Frankfurt – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.
Luftansa operates flights between Frankfurt – Ho Chi Minh City.

Great Britain
Vietnam Airlines operates direct flights between London (Gatwick) – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City.

Poland
LOT operates flights between Warsaw – Hanoi.

Russia
Vietnam Airlines operates flights between Moscow – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City
Aeroflot operates flights between Moscow – Hanoi.
Vladivostok Air and Transaero Airlines operate non-stop flights between Moscow – Ho Chi Minh City.

Turkey
Turkish Airlines operates daily flights Istanbul – Ho Chi Minh City via Bangkok.

Ukraine
Aerosvit operates flights between Kiev – Ho Chi Minh City.

 

Traffic in central Saigon
Traffic in central Saigon

MIDDLE EAST

Qatar
Qatar Airlines operates flights between Doha – Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City with a stop at Bangkok.

United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Emirates operates direct flights between Dubai - Ho Chi Minh City (starting from June2012).

 

Traffic in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Traffic in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

NORTH AMERICA

United States of America
United Airlines operates flights between US cities – Ho Chi Minh City via Hong Kong or Tokyo.