Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho Vietnam: Transport & Ticket Guide

Transportation Guide to Can Tho

Last updated:

Can Tho is located in the center of the Mekong Delta, between a network of rivers and canals. Along with cultural and historical festivals, traditional craft villages, Can Tho is also famous for its Cai Rang Floating Market. Thus, the city has become a great destination for a day trip from Ho Chi Minh.

How to get from Saigon to Can Tho?

This article covers transportation guide from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho with details in the ticket price, time schedule, and how to book tickets online.

Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho Vietnam


Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho bus/ limousine

Duration: 4 hours

Cost: 120 000 VND

Traveling from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho by limousine is the most affordable option. The journey takes approximately 4 hours.

There are frequent limousine buses from Vu Linh provider departing every hour from 5 am to 8 pm in the evening.

Tips: You should arrive at Can Tho one day earlier to join the floating market in the early morning in the next day.

best time to visit Mekong Delta Vietnam

About Vu Linh provider

Vu Linh is a transport company providing limousine service to Can Tho from Ho Chi Minh.

As the number of seats is limited (9 seats), there will be no good seats or tickets if the booking date is too close to the departure date. Thus, you should book the seat in advance.

Tips: You can choose the front seat, middle seat or back seat with Baolau.

Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho taxi

Duration: 3 hours

Besides taking a limousine, you can also rent a private transport from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho.

This option is recommended if you travel in a group, as it can be quite pricey for solo travelers.


Chi Minh to Can Tho Tour

Taking a tour to Can Tho from Ho Chi Minh is a popular choice for travelers.

A tour usually covers bus transportation from Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho, along with a boat trip to explore the Mekong Delta and Floating market.

My Tho boat tour Vietnam Thoi Son islet boat tour

More Stories
travel Vietnam in rainy season
Useful Tips For Traveling To Vietnam In Rainy Season