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Can Tho International Airport is served by Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air and Vasco, with flights to Dalat (one hour, twice weekly), Danang (1½ hours, daily), Hanoi (2¼ hours, three daily) and Phu Quoc (one hour, daily). There are no direct flights to HCMC; the nearest connecting flight is through Phu Quoc.

The airport is 10km northwest of the city centre. A taxi into town will cost around 220,000d.

Bus

All buses now depart from the main bus station, 2.5km northwest of the centre. A xe om into town costs around 60,000d or up to 100,000d in a taxi. Some bus companies will include a shuttle bus that will take you to your lodgings from the station – ask when buying your ticket. Comfortable Phoung Trang buses do not normally stop in Vinh Long but can be arranged when you purchase the full-price ticket to HCMC.

Buses from Can Tho

Ben Tre

Cost (d)

75,000

Time (hr)

3

Frequency

several daily

Distance (km)

123

Ca Mau

Cost (d)

110,000

Time (hr)

3¼-4

Frequency

hourly

Distance (km)

149

Cao Lanh

Cost (d)

50,000

Time (hr)

Frequency

daily

Distance (km)

82

Chau Doc

Cost (d)

95,000-245,000

Time (hr)

4

Frequency

hourly

Distance (km)

120

HCMC

Cost (d)

110,000

Time (hr)

Frequency

every 30min

Distance (km)

169

Long Xuyen

Cost (d)

105,000

Time (hr)

Frequency

hourly

Distance (km)

61

Phnom Penh

Cost (d)

380,000

Time (hr)

7

Frequency

6.30am daily

Distance (km)

226

Soc Trang

Cost (d)

110,000

Time (hr)

Frequency

hourly

Distance (km)

62

Boat

Ferries across the river leave from Xom Chai Ferry Terminal.