Cheap flights from Singapore Changi to Ho Chi Minh City
Flight information Singapore Changi to Ho Chi Minh City
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Ho Chi Minh City
Flying from Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City in south Vietnam is a city rich in history, famous for its significant part in the Vietnam War. It got its name from Vietnamese President Ho Chi Minh, who ruled Vietnam as a communist country in the 1940s. Tourists enjoy trying inexpensive street food while admiring French colonial architecture such as the Notre-Dame Cathedral.
International flights to Ho Chi Minh City go through Ho Chi Minh City International Airport (SGN). Singaporeans do not need a visa to enter.
Airlines that fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Ho Chi Minh City International Airport (SGN)
Singapore to Ho Chi Minh flight times are generally between 11am to 8pm.
Arrival at Ho Chi Minh City Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN)
After arriving at Ho Chi Minh Tan Son Nhat International Airport, the most convenient way to get from the airport into the main city area is via the main taxi queue (which you can find outside the terminal building). Most rides should cost around SGD $12 each way.
If you do not wish to risk getting fleeced or scammed, you may also purchase a pre-paid taxi voucher from the counter for approximately SGD $14. If you want the cheapest alternative, Bus Number 152 from the airport will take you into Pham Ngu Lao Street for around SGD $0.30. An SGD $0.30 fee is also applicable if you are carrying bags.
Ho Chi Minh City Airport (SGN) Information
There are two main terminals here in Tan Son Nhat International Airport - international and domestic. If you do have to sleep in the airport or you simply want a more comfortable option, there are a number of hotels that are located under 5 minutes away - Golden View Hotel, Iris Hotel and Sunflowers Hotel just to name a few.
Ho Chi Minh City Recommendations
Visit the local markets to get anything from war memorabilia to Vietnamese crafts as souvenirs. The famous ones are Dan Sinh and An Dong. For a bird’s eye view of the city, head to the Bixteco Financial Tower, where you can pay USD $10 to step on the Saigon Skydeck. Of course, don’t miss squatting at the roadside to enjoy a piping hot bowl of pho or munch on a crunchy banh mi. Ho Chi Minh City is peppered with temples and pagoda. They offer a slice of quiet and a look into ancient history away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Frequently asked questions about flying from Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City
What is the time difference between Singapore and Ho Chi Minh City?
Ho Chi Minh City (GMT +7:00) is one hour behind of Singapore (GMT +8:00).
What is the weather like in Ho Chi Minh City?
The city of Ho Chi Minh City enjoys a tropical climate throughout the year with the rainy season typically lasting between May to late October. On the average, the temperature fluctuates between 22 and 34 degree Celsius during the year with highest temperatures in the months of April and May.
The best month to visit Ho Chi Minh is during the shoulder seasons in May or November, where the rainfall is lesser and it is also not too hot.
What is the exchange rate between SGD and VND?
The local currency is the Vietnamese Dong (VND). As of 30 September 2018, the current exchange rate is SGD $1 = VND 17,069.
What is the average cost of a meal in Ho Chi Minh City?
The average price of eating out at a local restaurant is estimated to be only SGD $2.40 in Ho Chi Minh City. Enjoying a three-course meal at a mid-range restaurant in Ho Chi Minh City costs around SGD $24.
What is the average cost of a hotel in Ho Chi Minh City?
An average room night in a 4-star property in Ho Chi Minh City costs SGD $60. A 5-star hotel in Ho Chi Minh City costs SGD $80.
This information is correct as of 30 September 2018.
Getting from Singapore Changi to Ho Chi Minh City
When travelling out of Singapore, arrive at Changi Airport least 2 hours ahead of the scheduled flight’s departure time. Getting to the Singapore Changi Airport is easy and if you are looking for the most affordable option, hop on the MRT (train). The journey will take around 45 minutes from a central location and it will cost you around SGD $2 - it is also connected directly to Terminals 2 and 3 of the airport. On the other hand, if you are simply interested in the most convenient option, a public taxi will take you from door to door in 25 minutes for around SGD $20 to $30.
Getting to the Singapore Changi Airport ahead of time is a great idea because there is plenty to do here. If you are feeling hungry, you will be able to select from a wide range of restaurants that will satisfy your cravings. Families traveling with children can also consider visiting the Entertainment Deck in Terminal 2 where Xbox 360 and Kinect stations await - you can even watch a movie!
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