Dulichbui.org – From Tan Son Nhat airport to the Ho Chi Minh city center (District 1) you can take a bus, take a taxi, rent a car (airport car transfer),… The airport is located about 8km from the city center, it takes about 20 minutes by car.
Bus from Tan Son Nhat airport to Dist 1
It’s easy to take a bus from Tan Son Nhat airport to Dist 1. Airport Bus Station is located near the motorbike parking area. You should take a bus No.152.
Bus route from Tan Son Nhat to Dist 1:
Tan Son Nhat Bus Station – Truong Son St – Tran Quoc Hoan St – Lang Cha Ca – Hoang Van Thu – Nguyen Van Troi – Nam Ky Khoi Nghia – Nguyen Dinh Chieu – Cach Mang Thang Tam – Pham Hong Thai – Le Lai – Ben Thanh Market Bus Station.
From Ben Thanh bus station you can walk to Pham Ngu Lao area.
Bus operating hours (from Tan Son Nhat airport):
The 1st route: 05h45
The last route: 18h00
Bus ticket: 6,000 dong.
Taxi from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Dist 1
You can take a taxi at Taxi area. There are some options to getting a taxi from Tan Son Nhat to Dist 1.
You can choise Mailinh taxi, Vinasun taxi, Vinataxi,…
Be careful with scam taxi, taxi no meter,…
The taxi cost is bout 150,000 dong (7usd).
Rental a car
Rental car service is so popular, you can book the rental service on some travel agent website or book a car at car rental box office.
The price is about 200,000 – 250,000 dong.
Grab & Uber App
You can use Grab or Uber app to take a car to the Ho Chi Minh City center. The price is about 150,000 – 250,000 dong (depend on your car).