Penang to Ho Chi Minh City flights from £34

Flights starting at £34. Choose between AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, or VietJet Air to find the best price.

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Tips to know when travelling 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 Penang and Ho Chi Minh City is 933 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AirAsia, Malaysia Airlines, VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, and Singapore Airlines. Penang and Ho Chi Minh City have 127 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Ho Chi Minh City, consider visiting Cu Chi Tunnels, Mekong Delta, and Killing Fields, Phnom Penh.

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Check-in for a flight from Penang to Ho Chi Minh City

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AirAsiaAXMAKYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
VietJet AirVJCVJYesNo
Vietnam AirlinesHVNVNYesNo
Singapore AirlinesSIASQYesNo

Vietnam COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required
  • No quarantine is required
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Most travelers from Malaysia can enter Vietnam, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • No proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for Malaysia
  • Mandatory
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

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 Penang to Ho Chi Minh City?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Penang and Ho Chi Minh City takes around 1.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Penang and Ho Chi Minh City?
The flight distance between Penang and Ho Chi Minh City is 933 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Penang and Ho Chi Minh City?
Several carriers operate flights between Penang and Ho Chi Minh City. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AirAsia.
What are the most popular routes to and from Penang?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Penang and Kuala Lumpur, Kota Bharu, Singapore, Kuala Terengganu, Bangkok, Jakarta, Kuantan, Hanoi, Johor Bahru, Denpasar, Bintulu, Phuket City, Langkawi, Phnom Penh, Da Nang, Yangon, Hong Kong, Semarang, Surabaya, Chiang Rai Province.
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, Melbourne, Manila, Da Lat, London, Sydney, Haiphong, Perth, Tokyo, Chiang Mai, Adelaide, Hue.
What airports are near Penang?
The main airport in Penang is Penang International. It is also served by Penang International, Hat Yai International, Sultan Azlan Shah, Sultan Abdul Halim.
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 Phnom Penh International, Tan Son Nhat International, Lien Khuong, Can Tho International, Rach Gia.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Penang and Ho Chi Minh City?
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