How To Get From Ho Chi Minh To Mui Ne

How to get to Mui Ne from Ho Chi Minh City and Airport?
You can get from Ho Chi Minh city to Phan Thiet and Mui Ne by train, bus, taxi or private transfer. The travel time for the bus from Ho Chi Minh to Phan Thiet is 5-7 hours, its ticket cost is $5-15. The train gets to the destination in 3 hours 44 minutes, the journey cost is from $16 to $18. The transfer Ho Chi Minh to Phan Thiet will take you there in 4,5 hours, and you will have to pay for it a minimum of $80. The distance from Ho Chi Minh to Phan Thiet – there are 200 km between these cities.
In Vietnam, there are two types of the Ho Chi Minh City to Phan Thiet bus: the daytime «open bus» and the overnight «sleeping bus». The second one is usually more expensive because you can have a comfortable sleep there. You should check the bus timetable on the website in advance as the carriers set the departure time themselves and can change it at any time. Although there are some overnight buses, they are not available 24/7, and the last one usually departs not later than at 11 pm. Trains are also not available at night, so in this case you can take only a taxi or a transfer.
Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Mui Ne
Bus tickets to Phan Thiet can be bought in the tourist district of Ho Chi Minh – Pham Ngu Lao which is in the city centre. You can get there from the airport by bus №152 and for $1. There are both daytime and nighttime Ho Chi Minh to Phan Thiet buses: daytime buses have only usual seats, while nighttime ones are two-storeyed and equipped with folding seats. The travel time is 5-7 hours depending on the road traffic. The ticket price for a daytime journey is $5, for a nighttime one – $5-15. Each carrier sets up their own timetable and can change it at any moment.
Train from Ho Chi Minh to Phan Thiet
There is the morning SPT2 train running between Ho Chi Minh and Phan Thiet each day. Its travel time is 3 hours 44 minutes, and the ticket cost is $16-18. Tickets can be bought at Main railway station from where the train departs. There are no overnight journeys, and the train departs once a day. On the train, you can have a rest in a comfortable seat, read the latest newspapers or enjoy the landscape out the window.
Transfer Ho Chi Minh to Mui Ne
You can get from Ho Chi Minh to Phan Thiet by taxi or transfer in 5 hours, the journey cost is from $80. Taxis and private transfers are a great option for those who are travelling with large luggage or small children, are afraid to get lost in the city (because to catch a bus or a train you’ll have to get from Tan Son Nhat Airport to the centre of the tourist district of Ho Chi Minh), arrive at night and don’t want to wait for public transport until morning.
How to get to Ho Chi Minh city from Mui Ne
To get back from Mui Ne or Phan Thiet to Ho Chi Minh city airport, take public transport (a bus or a train) or a taxi. The first travel option is cheap and relatively fast. The journey by car takes more time than that by train, however it has a number of undeniable advantages. Choose the most comfortable vehicle option for you and explore Vietnam with pleasure.