Cheap flights from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City

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Tips to know when travelling to Ho Chi Minh City

Travelers usually depart from Incheon International, or Gimpo International when they travel from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City. Book your trip to arrive at Tan Son Nhat International, Ho Chi Minh - Nam Phuong, Ho Chi Minh - Tan Binh, Ho Chi Minh - Chung cư Phúc Yên, or Ho Chi Minh - Sai Gon. The distance between Seoul and Ho Chi Minh City is 3566 km. The most popular airlines for this route are VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, and Cebu Pacific. Seoul and Ho Chi Minh City have 138 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 Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
VietJet AirVJCVJYes
Vietnam AirlinesHVNVNYes
Asiana AirlinesAAROZYes
Korean AirKALKEYes
Cebu PacificCEB5JNo

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Seoul to Ho Chi Minh City?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Seoul and Ho Chi Minh City takes around 5.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Seoul and Ho Chi Minh City?
The flight distance between Seoul and Ho Chi Minh City is 3566 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Seoul and Ho Chi Minh City?
Several carriers operate flights between Seoul and Ho Chi Minh City. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Asiana Airlines, VietJet Air, Vietnam Airlines, Korean Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Seoul?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Seoul and Tokyo, Osaka, Bangkok, Jeju City, Manila, Hong Kong, Busan, Okinawa Island, Singapore, Denpasar, Cebu, Taipei, Hanoi, Fukuoka, Hagåtña, Da Nang, Honolulu, Los Angeles, Kuala Lumpur, Phuket City.
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, Da Nang, Bangkok, Nha Trang, Phú Quốc, Manila, Siem Reap, Da Lat, Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, Hue, Phnom Penh, Chiang Mai, Taipei, Phuket City, Denpasar, Los Angeles, Haiphong, Okinawa Island.
Which airports are there in Seoul?
Seoul is mainly served by Incheon International. But there are other airports nearby, including Gimpo International, Seoul Air Base.
What airports are near Seoul?
The main airport in Seoul is Incheon International. It is also served by Cheongju International, Daegu International, Gunsan, Wonju.
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.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Seoul and Ho Chi Minh City?
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