How to Get to Da Lat from Ho Chi Minh City

For your Vietnam tours and holiday, it is strongly recommended that you should keep an eye on Da Lat – a charming and romantic city. Choose this travel spot already? Then, let’s do some reach to know how to get to Da Lat from Ho Chi Minh city now!

Get to Da Lat from Ho Chi Minh city by plane

Lien Khuong airport in Da Lat

Currently, Vietnam Airline and Vietjet Air have operated direct flights from Hanoi Capital, Da Nang or Ho Chi Minh City to Lien Khuong Airport (Da Lat City) to serve the traveling demand of passengers. The airfare is about VND900,000-1,600,000, and the flight duration is between 50 minutes and 1 hour 40 minutes. Those two airlines have answered your question: “How to get to Da Lat from Ho Chi Minh city?”, haven’t them? It is supposed to be the most expensive yet convenient way for your journey.

Tips: from the airport, you can catch the airport’s specialized bus to hotels at Pasteur Street around Xuan Huong Lake, and the bus fare is just VND50,000/ticket. Taxicab with VND300,000/route is also a good choice.

Get to Da Lat from Ho Chi Minh city by bus

Get to Da Lat from Ho Chi Minh city by bus

Bus from Ho Chi Minh city to Da Lat

Phuong Trang, Mai Linh and Thanh Buoi transportation companies always offer regular routes from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Lat City with the price of about VND230,000/ticket/route. Each of the bus routes will depart each 30 minutes or 1 hour, and it lasts for eight hours. Hence, it is also in the list of how to get to Da Lat from Ho Chi Minh city, absolutely.

  • Phuong Trang transportation company (Futa): ever wonder why Futa is chosen as one of the trustworthy transportation companies for your traveling to Da Lat? Yes, it is easy to understand that as it owns a large number of convenient buses and provides good services (mineral water, cool wet wipes, punctual pick-up, and staff). Tel: 08.3837 5570 – 08. 38 333 468.
  • Thanh Buoi transportation company: similar to Phuong Trang company, Thanh Buoi is also listed in the best transportation companies. With the route from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Lat City, the company will bring passengers the high-quality services (mineral water, wet wipes, and the well-trained staff). Tel: 08. 38 306 306 – 08. 38 308 090.

Especially, when going with Phuong Trang, you can book a sleeper bus ticket whereby your night journey will be more comfortable. Just sleep like being at your house, and the romantic scenery of Da Lat will welcome you next morning.

Open Bus from Ho Chi Minh city to Da Lat

Open bus is a common form of touring in many countries all over the world. Those who join this tour will just be offered the transport service which transports them from place to place. All other parts of the itinerary, like departure time, sightseeing, and entertainment are up to each of the tourists. Therefore, it is actually ideal for a Da Lat day trip in your Vietnam tour and holiday.

Some renowned transportation companies offering open bus service are TNK Travel, Phuong Trang, Kim Travel, Hanh Café and Sinh Tourist. The bus fare is from VND150,000 to 200,000/adult.

  • TNK Travel – Tel: (84-8) 3920 4766
  • Phuong Trang – Tel: (08) 3 837 5570
  • Kim Travel – Tel: 08. 920 5552
  • Hanh Café – Tel: 08-3920 5679 – 3837 6429
  • Sinh Tourist – Tel: 08.3837 6833



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