- 1 Can you sleep at Ho Chi Minh airport?
- 2 How much is a taxi from airport to Ho Chi Minh City?
- 3 Is there Uber in Ho Chi Minh City?
- 4 How far is the airport from Ho Chi Minh City?
- 5 What should I avoid in Vietnam?
- 6 What month is the cheapest to fly to Vietnam?
- 7 How many days do you need in Ho Chi Minh?
- 8 What is the best district to stay in Ho Chi Minh?
- 9 Do they speak English in Ho Chi Minh?
- 10 Why did Uber Fail in Vietnam?
- 11 Is Ho Chi Minh safe for tourists?
- 12 What is the best time to visit Ho Chi Minh?
- 13 How much does it cost from Ho Chi Minh airport to city Centre?
- 14 How do I get from Ho Chi Minh airport to city Centre?
- 15 Is grab available in Ho Chi Minh?
Can you sleep at Ho Chi Minh airport?
Sleeping in Ho Chi Minh City Airport
There is sleep zone in the International terminal with sleep chairs and paid sleep pods. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport that provide airport transportation.
How much is a taxi from airport to Ho Chi Minh City?
You can order and pay for a taxi from the staff member there. He will then lead you out of the terminal building to the taxi queue and arrange a Mai Linh taxi for you. As of April 2014, the cost for a single trip from the airport to the city center was 300,000 VND including all tolls.
Is there Uber in Ho Chi Minh City?
→ No. In Vietnam you can use Uber in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city.
How far is the airport from Ho Chi Minh City?
Nearest major airport to Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam:
Distance of 5 km.
What should I avoid in Vietnam?
There are some things, however, that are best avoided.
- Tap water. Might as well start with the obvious one.
- Strange meat. We don’t mean street meat, as street food in Vietnam is amazing.
- Roadside coffee.
- Uncooked vegetables.
- Raw blood pudding.
- Cold soups.
- Dog meat.
What month is the cheapest to fly to Vietnam?
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Vietnam is currently September; with June being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.
How many days do you need in Ho Chi Minh?
Unless you want to shop in HCMC 2 days should suffice. I’d favour Ha Noi over HCMC in terms of length of stay. If you visit Hoi An and or Nha Trang solely for the purpose of beach, cut either one of them. Consider cutting Huê if visiting the Mekong delta is important to you.
What is the best district to stay in Ho Chi Minh?
As a visitor to Ho Chi Minh City, you’ll want to stay either in District 1, which is where you’ll find almost all of the city’s cultural, historical and commercial attractions, or in District 3, which is a cheaper, more “local” district close to the city centre.
Do they speak English in Ho Chi Minh?
In Ho Chi Minh City you will be fine. Few people are fluent in english, but many people know enough to understand you and make themself understood. Especially the people under the age of 40.
Why did Uber Fail in Vietnam?
In Vietnam, Uber was charged for improper company registration and tax avoidance. In Indonesia, Grab was said to be more cooperative than Uber in dealing with government requests. In Singapore, Grab launched GrabHitch to match ordinary commuters with fellow riders for noncommercial purposes.
Is Ho Chi Minh safe for tourists?
Saigon is a relatively safe destination for travellers. Violent crime against foreigners is rare. Common scams and crimes in Saigon: Bag and phone snatching: Travellers frequently fall victim to bag and phone snatchers on motorbikes when crossing the road.
What is the best time to visit Ho Chi Minh?
The best time to visit Ho Chi Minh City is during the drier months of December to March, when temperatures range between 21°C and 34°C. Many like to visit during the Tet Festival (Vietnamese New Year) in late January or early February.
How much does it cost from Ho Chi Minh airport to city Centre?
The modern airport buses bring you for 20,000 VND ($1) to 40,000 VND ($1.80) to the center of Ho Chi Minh.
How do I get from Ho Chi Minh airport to city Centre?
Bus #49 airport shuttle bus goes direct from the airport to Cong Vieng 23/9 without stops. From airport to city, the bus departs every 20-30 minutes from 05:00-02:00. From city to airport, the bus departs every 20-30 minutes from 05:00-23:00. The trip costs 40,000 dong and takes 30 minutes.
Is grab available in Ho Chi Minh?
Grab car is unfortunately not available everywhere in the country, but in the big cities; Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Da Nang and Nha Trang. The Grab engine is in more cities, such as Dalat and Quy Nhon. It is cheap, but we recommend using it only for traveling in the city and not for traveling to another city.