How to transfer from the airports to the center of major cities in Vietnam (Part 1)

Most airports in Vietnam are located in the suburban areas, away from the city center, thus first-time travelers to the country may be confused when looking for the way to the center. Here are some useful information that help you quickly transfer to the hotel from several airports in Vietnam.

From Tan Son Nhat Airport to Ho Chi Minh Center


Bus from Tan Son Nhat International Airport to Ho Chi Minh City will pick up and drop off passengers at the 18th at the domestic terminal and the 15th at international terminal.

Available routes:

152: Tan Son Nhat International Airport - Ben Thanh - Trung Son Residential Area

109: Tan Son Nhat International Airport - Ben Thanh - 23/9 Park

119: Tan Son Nhat International Airport – Mien Tay Bus Station

49: Tan Son Nhat International Airport - Ben Thanh. The biggest difference of the 49 bus route compared to normal bus routes is the direct pick-up and transfer from the airport to the city center in District 1. The bus will not stop en route like regular buses and can take guests to the hotels in District 1. Departure time: 5:00 am to 1:30 am the next morning. Travel time: 30 - 40 minutes / way. Frequency: 15

- 30 minutes. Ticket price: 40,000 VND / passenger.


The taxi area is located just outside the domestic and international terminals. There are currently 8 taxi companies licensed to operate at Tan Son Nhat International Airport.

From Noi Bai International Airport to Hanoi center

Buses of airlines

Jetstar Pacific: you can buy bus tickets on the plane for 40,000 VND / person / way, the car will depart after the landing time 30 minutes. Check out at lounge E with route: Noi Bai - Thang Long - Pham Van Dong - Hoang Quoc Viet - Nguyen Van Huyen - Dao Tan - Ngoc Khanh Bus Station.

Vietjet Air: you go to lounge A to catch buses of Viet Thanh (with Vietjet Air logo), fare 40,000 per person and stop at the end of 69 Tran Nhan Tong Street (next to the Vietnam Central Circus). Vietnam Airlines: you can get on the 16 seat cars of the Nasco and will stop at 1 Quang Trung Street, Hoan Kiem district and the ticket price is only 40,000 VND / person / way.

Regular bus

#7: Cau Giay - Noi Bai Airport. Frequency: 5 -10-15 - 20 minutes / trip; Operation time: 5h00 - 21h00 (5h05: 22h30).

#17: Long Bien - Noi Bai. Frequency: 10 - 15 minutes / trip; Time of Operation: 5h05 - 20h30

#86: Noi Bai Airport – Hanoi Railway Station. Frequency: 10 - 15 minutes / trip; Operation time: 5h00 - 20h30.


There are currently 12 taxi businesses licensed to operate at Noi Bai International Airport

From Phu Bai Airport to Hue

The bus operates at a frequency of 30 – 60 minutes per way. Airport transfer car departs at office 20 Hanoi, Hue, telephone number: (054) 3826826. Fare for travel from Phu Bai airport to downtown Hue about 50,000 VND / person.