How to get from Ho Chi Minh to Da Lat ?

Updated: 28/2/2017                 930 words            ⏰ 4 minutes

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Da Lat (Đà Lạt) is known as city of flower in Vietnam. It is located in southern Vietnam’s Central Highlands. This city is always an attractive tourism destination for both of domestic and foreign vistiors. To escape from the heat in Ho Chi Minh city, Saigoners usually travel to Da Lat, especially in spring or winter when many beautiful flowers like cherry blossom or yellow Tithonia bloom.

Da Lat Eduaction College - one of Da Lat's symbols
Da Lat Education College – one of Da Lat's symbols (Source: Internet)

However, the distance from Ho Chi Minh city to Da Lat is over 308 kms (Google), this makes visitors encounter many difficulties in moving, especially the ones coming to for the first time. 

Therefore, to solve this problem, Dichungtaxi will give you the lastest information about “How to get from Ho Chi Minh to Da Lat ”.

From Ho Chi Minh city to Da Lat
From Ho Chi Minh city to Da Lat: 308 Km

There are 4 main ways to go from the Airport to :
> Taxi
> Sleeping Bus
> Airplane
> Motorbike

Taxi from Ho Chi Minh to Da Lat

Taxi could be one of the transportation to travel from Ho Chi Minh city to Da Lat but the price is quite high. If you want to travel from Ho Chi Minh to Da Lat, you can book online a taxi with us.

Ho Chi Minh city – Dalat Taxi Fare

From Ho Chi Minh city City to Dalat Taxi Fare (price for one way)

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Sleeping Bus from Ho Chi Minh to Da Lat 

Sleeping bus (40-49 seats) is a popular choice to travel to Da Lat from Ho Chi Minh city. It usually takes 8 hours to get from Ho Chi Minh city to Da Lat by sleeping bus.

Now, there are many travel companies having the route Ho Chi Minh – Da Lat. But they won't pick you up at your place, you must get to their office or bus station to catch the bus by yourself.

The Sinh Tourist Sleeping Bus
The Sinh Tourist Sleeping Bus (Source: baolau)


If you want to take a sleeping bus to transfer to Da Lat, you might follow these travel companies:

  • The Sinh Touritst:
    Time schedule: Daily 7:30 am
    Price:  200.000 VND/ 1 person (must buy ticket 1 day before). 
    Phone number: In Ho Chi Minh city: 028 3837 6833  ~ In Da Lat:  0263 3822 663

  • Thanh Buoi:
    Time schedule: 42 trips/ day from 0:00 am to 23:30 pm
    Price: 210.000 VND /1 person
    Hotline: 19006079 – 19001905. 

  • Phuong Trang:
    Time schedule: 45 trips/ day from 8:00 am to 24:00 pm
    Price: 210.000 VND/ 1 person
    Hotline: 19006067
    Or you can book online through their website:

Airplane from Ho Chi Minh to Da Lat 

Now, there are many direct flights from Ho Chi Minh city to Da Lat. In Ho Chi Minh city, you will go to Tan Son Nhat Airport (Domestic Passenger Terminal) to catch the flight to Lien Khuong Airport in Da Lat. 

There are 3 popular airlines such as Jetstar Pacific, Vietjet and Vietnam Airlines, which are exploiting this route Ho Chi Minh – Da Lat. The price of a one way flight ticket is usually from 700.000 VND to 1.200.000 VND (for cheap flight airlines).

Vietnam Airlines
Vietnam Airlines (Source: Internet)

If you want to travel to Da Lat by airplane, you can refer to the website of the airline companies below to book a flight ticket:

  • Vietnam Airlines :

  • Jetstar Pacific:

  • Vietjet:

To transfer to Ho Chi Minh Airport, you might need a taxi. Then, let's book online with us a taxi to transfer to HCM Airport by clicking here.

And also book online with us a taxi to transfer from Lien Khuong Da Lat Airport to Da Lat city center by clicking here.

Motorbike from Ho Chi Minh to Da Lat 

Many Vietnamese visitors who love backpacking tourism, enjoy travelling to Da Lat by motorbike. Because on the way from Ho Chi Minh city to Da Lat, there are many beautiful spectacular that only people who travel by motorbike can contemplate. This would be your unforgettable experience.

However, this route is quite long and dangerous. You must be a good driver and prepare enough items to take this route. It is better not to go too soon in the morning or too late in the evening.

Linh Quy Phap An Temple
Linh Quy Phap An Temple – one of the most favorite destinations of backpackers (Source: Internet)

>>> If you've read this far, DichungTaxi hopes that you have found useful information for your trip to Da Lat from Ho Chi Minhcity. With package rates only from 1.700.000 VND/ 4 persons <<<



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