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Travelers usually depart from Melbourne, Avalon, Essendon, or Melbourne-Southern Cross when they travel from Melbourne to Ho Chi Minh City. Book your trip to arrive at Tan Son Nhat International, Ho Chi Minh - Chung cư Phúc Yên, Ho Chi Minh - Sai Gon, Ho Chi Minh-Mien Tay, or Ho Chi Minh - East. The distance between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City is 6706 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, Scoot, Vietnam Airlines, VietJet Air, and AirAsia. Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City have 210 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Ho Chi Minh City, consider visiting Mekong Delta, Killing Fields, Phnom Penh, and Cu Chi Tunnels.

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Qantas on Mondays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

Bamboo Airways on Thursdays, and Sundays.

Vietnam Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

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Vietnam COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Vietnam – 02/2023
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Most travelers from Melbourne (AUS), MEL can enter Vietnam, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa

Return

Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Vietnam in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Melbourne to Ho Chi Minh City?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City takes around 8.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City?
The flight distance between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City is 6706 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City?
Several carriers operate flights between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Vietnam Airlines, Bamboo Airways, Jetstar Airways, Qantas.
What are the most popular routes to and from Melbourne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Melbourne and Sydney, Denpasar, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Cairns, Perth, Manila, Bangkok, Auckland, Hobart, Adelaide, Phuket City, Ahmedabad, Christchurch, New Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, City of Launceston, Kathmandu, Proserpine.
What are the most popular routes to and from Ho Chi Minh City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, Singapore, Da Nang, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Taipei, Nha Trang, Phú Quốc, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Da Lat, London, Sydney, Haiphong, Perth, Tokyo, Chiang Mai, Adelaide, Hue, Brisbane.
Which airports are there in Melbourne?
Melbourne is mainly served by Melbourne. But there are other airports nearby, including Avalon, Essendon, Melbourne Moorabbin Airport.
What airports are near Ho Chi Minh City?
The main airport in Ho Chi Minh City is Tan Son Nhat International. It is also served by Tan Son Nhat International, Phnom Penh International, Lien Khuong, Can Tho International, Rach Gia.
What buses and trains depart from Melbourne?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Melbourne, including SKYBUS.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh City can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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