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How to get to Ben Tre from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

How to get to Ben Tre from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

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    I. Getting to Ben Tre from Ho Chi Minh City

    Ben Tre is 85 km far from Ho Chi Minh City and it takes 1.5 to 2 hours to arrive.

    1. Getting to Ben Tre by shuttle bus from Mien Tay station, Ho Chi Minh City

    You can find shuttle bus to Ben Tre in Mien Tay station in Ho Chi Minh City. Price is around VND 80,000 – 110,000.

     

    Brand name Departure time Rating* Price (VND) Contact
    Dong Khoi 11:30 4/5 80,000 (+84) 908 398 181
    Hoang Khai 7:00 – 15:00 4/5 70,000 (+84) 903 061 101
    Thao Chau 5:00 – 9:30 3/5 67,000 (+84) 903 337 600
    Minh Tam 4:45 2/5 110,000 (+84) 283 8306 106
    Tan Thanh Thuy 5:45 3/5 110,000 (+84) 283 9232 377
    Kim Hoang 5:00 – 22:00 3/5 110,000 (+84) 283 9242 424

    * Rating is referred from vexere.

    2. Getting to Ben Tre from Ho Chi Minh City by private vehicle

    There are two different ways from Ho Chi Minh City to Ben Tre. You can choose whether motorbike or car for your journey

    1. The first path starts from the center of Ho Chi Minh City, you will move toward Binh Chanh. Then, at the overpass at Binh Thuan intersection, turn to Highway 1 and keep straight tho Ben Luc bridge and Tan An bridge, it is about 30 km long. Now you are in Tan An city, Long Giang province. Keep moving straight to and My Tho City through Tan An City. From My Tho city, you will head to Highway 60, then move toward Rach Meu bridge for 13 km more and you will be in Ben Tre city.The first path gets through many beautiful places that are really interesting but it may take a little bit longer to get to Ben Tre because you have to cross over 2 large cities.

    2. The second path is when you did not turn into Highway 1 at the overpass at Binh Thuan intersection but go straight to Ho Chi Minh – Trung Luong highway. After following that highway for 50 km, turn right to Highway 1A and keep moving until you are in My Tho city then you move like in the first path. This path can save you time because you will spend more time in the highway.

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    II. Getting to Ben Tre from Hanoi

    If you are in Hanoi, the easiest way is arriving in Ho Chi Minh first and then moving to Ben Tre.

    1. Getting to Ho Chi Minh city by airplane from Hanoi

    There are a number of flights to Ho Chi Minh city from Noi Bai airportevery day.

    Vietnam Airlines is the first aviation company in Vietnam. It is considered as the best services quality as well as the most expensive. The price for a one-way ticket from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh city is from VND 2,700,000 to VND 5,500,000.

    Vietjet Air is another popular brand with an economical price. The price for a one-way ticket of this route is VND 900,000 to VND 2,870,000.

    Jetstar Pacific has the price lies between these two above, which is from VND 1,240,000 to VND 3,660,000.

    If you want to book tickets, please click here

    2. Getting to Ho Chi Minh city by train from Hanoi

    You can jump on a Thong Nhat train from Hanoi to get to Ho Chi Minh city. Thong Nhat train starts from Hanoi station every day, the first trip starts at 6:00 and the last trip starts at 22:00. The price of a ticket in average is US$ 60, traveling time is 21 hours. Notice that train ticket cannot be purchased outside of Vietnam

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    3. Getting to Ho Chi Minh city by shuttle bus from Hanoi

    There are many buses that arrive in Ho Chi Minh from Hanoi. You can find most of them in Nuoc Ngam station. These buses are going to carry you to Mien Dong station in Ho Chi Minh city after 36 – 45 hours, then you have to move to Mien Tay station to catch a shuttle bus to Ben Tre.

     

    Brand name Departure time Price of a one-way ticket (VND) Rating* Phone number
    Hoang Long 7:00 - 21:30 620,000 3/5 (+84) 2253 920 920
    Mai Linh 11:00 -17:00 750,000 3/5 (+84) 283 939 3939
    Nam Quan 7:00 800,000 3/5 (+84) 976 555 577
    Thu Khuyen 8:00 800,000 2/5 (+84) 913 105 330

    * Rating is referenced from vexere

    If you have private vehicle, enough health and want to travel across Vietnam, driving from Hanoi to Ben Tre is an interesting option. You will be free to enjoy the beauty in every land you go through.

     

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