Cheap flights from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

Flight information Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

Cheapest return price last month


Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 1161 kilometres

2h 5min

Most popular airline last month

Vietnam Airlines

Ho Chi Minh City

1 airport

Airlines that fly from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

There are at least 63 domestic flights per day from Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi, Vietnam to Tân Sơn Nhất International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Daily direct flights are provided by Hahn Air Systems, VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, and Jetstar. VietJet Air, Jetstar, and Vietnam Airlines also operate connecting flights on this route, via Da Nang, Dalat, Ban Me Thuot, or tp. Huế.

Terminal Information

Departures from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City are handled in Noi Bai International Airport's Domestic Terminal. The terminal offers its guests various relaxation, shopping, and dining services, as well as transportation options like car rental and shuttle service, currency exchange, and ATMs.

Flights from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City will arrive at Tân Sơn Nhất International Airport's domestic terminal. The terminal provides plenty of services and facilities such as ATMs, currency exchange counters, free Wi-Fi, car rental service, baggage wrapping service, and locker rooms. Those who are feeling peckish or thirsty upon arrival can choose from a variety of food establishments like Burger King, Puro Gusto, Espresso to go Popeyes, Dunkin' Donuts, Sasco Hoa Mai Restaurant, and Sasco Apricot Restaurant. Shops include Vietnam's Delight, Yen Finest, Fashion World, Song Viet, The Cocoa Trees, Kid Stars, and Liquore and Confectionery.

Practical Information

For adult Vietnamese citizens travelling from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City, required documents are original identification cards such as government-issued IDs. If the passenger is under the age of 14 years, then the original and photocopy of birth certificates must be shown. To ensure smooth flow through checking in and boarding, passengers going on scheduled domestic flights are advised to be at the airport at least an hour prior to expected departure.

What to expect in Ho Chi Minh City

There is no time difference between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City as they are both under the same time zone in Vietnam.

Hanoi experiences a warm humid subtropical climate and receives plenty of precipitation. The summers, occurring between May and September, are very hot and humid, with relatively cold and dry winters from November to March. Hanoi's hottest month of the year is June, while the coolest month is January.

Ho Chi Minh City has a tropical wet and dry climate, with the year divided into two distinct seasons: rainy and dry. The rainy season often starts in May and continues until late October, while the dry season is from December to April. Most tourists come to the city from November to March. However, travelling to the city during the rainy season won't necessarily be such a bad thing as it usually only rains for an hour or two in the afternoon. The most average temperature fall in the months of November and December, but usually the temperatures are always high year-round.

The cost of living in Ho Chi Minh City is generally a bit higher than the cost of living in Hanoi. Prices that are in Ho Chi Minh City include consumer prices at 3.60%, rent prices at 24.42%, restaurant prices at 10.47%, and grocery prices at 8.04%. The local purchasing power in Ho Chi Minh City is 43.01% lower than in Hanoi.

This information is correct as of August 2015.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.