How to get from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho

Updated: 23/02/2018                706 words            ⏰ 3 minutes

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When visit Mekong Delta region, you don't want to miss the heaven of boats: Can Tho (Cần Thơ). Famous for Cai Rang floating market, where trading and eating activities take place on the river, Can Tho attract millions tourist per year. 

Can Tho Floating Market
Can Tho floating market
(Source: LyLongPhoto)


The distance from Ho Chi Minh city to Can Tho is about 196 kilometers (Google Map), so tourists can visit Can Tho in a few hours trip. Now, let Dichungtaxi introduce you "how to get from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho''.

Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho: 196 km


There are 4 main ways to go Can Tho from Ho Chi Minh City:

> Taxi

> Coach

> Motorbike

> Airplane

Taxi from to Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho

For some people, taxi is possibly the fastest and the most convenient way to travel from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho but the price is quite high. In general, the average price ranges from 2.000.000VND to 2.300.000VND ($91 to $104) for a one-way trip.

Here are some taxi companies you can trust in Ho Chi Minh city:

  • VinaSun Taxi:
  • Mai Linh Taxi:
  • Dau Khi Taxi:
  • Vina Taxi:

Taxi (Source:

In addition, if you do not want to negotiate on motor or taxi fare, you can book in advance a taxi from the webiste of Dichungtaxi. More and more passengers attend, cheaper and cheaper the price is.

Taxi Fare from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho (Price for one way)

Intercity Transfer Taxi

Private car (taxi)

Minibus 16-seats

2.749.000VND/ 1 pers


4-seats car



7-seats car



*For the private car: Tool not included

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Coach from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho

If you want to save some money for the trip, coach can meet you need. With an equivalent travel time (around 4 hours) and a cheaper price, you can travel to Can Tho by coach of Phuong Trang, Thanh Buoi, Vu Linh limousine, Hoang Long…. and so many more.

Find details at website:

Coach Station
Coach station (Source: ZingNews)


  • You have to go to the bus station to find your coach
  • Look after your baggage/luggage carefully the whole trip to avoid pickpockets
  • Negotiate to taxi/motorbike fare before you go (the coach will leave you at the bus station, so you might want to catch a taxi or a motorbike to get to your final destination in Can Tho)

Motorbike from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho

This might be the most funny way to travel, lots of young people choose motorbike to explore this route. With the distance about 200 km, it will take you 4 to 5 hours to get there. Make sure your motorbike is in good condition and drive close to the right. 

Travel bay motorbike
Travel by motorbike (Source:


Airplane from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho

Currently, there is no direct flight from Ho Chi Minh (Tan Son Nhat Airport) to Can Tho (Can Tho Airport).

Airplane (Source: Anugrah Lohiya – Pexels)

Don't worry because there are still flights for you from VietNam Airline and Vietjet  but you have to travel so much longer (about 7 to 8 hours). You will fly from Ho Chi Minh and arrive at another airport (Phu Quoc or Da Nang) then fly to Can Tho.

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