Getting there & away
The buses heading from HCMC to Long Xuyen leave from the Mien Tay bus station (around 35, 000d).
Long Xuyen bus station (Ben Xe Long Xuyen; 852 125; opposite 96/3B Ð Tran Hung Dao) is at the southern end of town. Buses from Long Xuyen to Ca Mau, Can Tho, Chau Doc, Ha Tien, HCMC and Rach Gia leave from here.
To get to the Long Xuyen ferry dock from Ð Pham Hong Thai, you’ll need to cross Duy Tan Bridge and turn right. Passenger ferries leave from here to Cho Vam, Dong Tien, Hong Ngu, Kien Luong, Lai Vung, Rach Gia, Sa Dec and Phu Chau (Tan Chau). Boats to Rach Gia (15, 000d, nine hours) leave at 6.30am and/or 8am. You can also catch boats from here to Sa Dec (10, 000d, four hours) at noon.