How to get to Phan Thiet and MUI ne from Ho Chi Minh city
Phan Thiet and the resort area of MUI ne, located a few hours drive from Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon). Ibid., in Ho Chi Minh city, the nearest airport, which usually tourists from Russia travelling to the resort. To get from there to the resort by bus, taxi or train.
But first, for proper understanding, we should again mention that MUI ne and Phan Thiet different places. Phan Thiet is a city and MUI ne is a village and resort area, which is located near the Antietam. Accordingly, if you arrive in Phan Thiet, you still have to get to your hotel in the resort area of MUI ne by taxi or local bus.
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From airport Ho Chi Minh city
From airport Ho Chi Minh city is the easiest way to get to MUI ne by taxi, but will cost it is quite expensive. Another option is to order a transfer from the airport to the hotel you booked, but it will also be not cheap. Other options directly from the airport to reach the resort is not (at least, us is not known). But it is much more cheaper to get to MUI ne or Phan Thiet airport if first to reach the center of Ho Chi Minh city, and there take the bus:
Taxis can be hired at the airport on arrival or book transfer through the Internet or travel Agency in advance.
Cheaper it will cost a taxi caught on the street, but you almost certainly will attempt to breed an expensive trip and originally called the astronomical price. It should be very much bargain. The normal price per car - from $ 105 for a quadruple car. To this price need to strive for. If you travel as a large group, you can order a big car for 7 people or a minivan to fit up to 12 people that will a little expensive.How does a transfer bookingDetails >Find the right routeBooking a transfer onlineThe driver meets you at the airport or at the station
In a rented car
If you prefer to travel at their discretion and from anybody not to depend, you can hire a car at the airport of Ho Chi Minh city and drive to MUI ne. 2014 in Vietnam on absolutely legal grounds, you can manage the rented vehicles under international driving permit (IDP), the relevant requirements of the Vienna Convention on road traffic (read more about rent a motorcycle and car in Vietnam). Such issue in Russia, and previously was necessary to obtain a temporary local license, and no other in the country was not recognized. Now you can safely manage with a driver's license issued in Russia. Just remember that an IDP is valid only in conjunction with the national rights, so to take to Vietnam have both rights. To obtain the IDP in the traffic police, their cost is 1600 rubles (1120 in the design of public services through the site.Russia in 2018). To pass the exams to get an IDP is not required.
However, the price for a car rental remains quite high, from $ 50 per day. The country has opened offices international distributors, and now you can book a car in Vietnam here.
On the tourist bus
Buses from airport Ho Chi Minh city to MUI ne is not sent, but it is possible to get on the bus through the centre of Ho Chi Minh city.
The easiest option is to drive from the airport to the tourist area (in the area of Pham Ngu Lao, see tourist areas and hotels of Ho Chi Minh city), and there, in a travel Agency to buy a ticket for the tourist bus (Open Bus or a Sleeper Bus) to the ne (read more about tour buses below). You need to go in a tourist area on the street of Pham Ngu Lao (Pham Ngu Lao), and look for the alley where De (De Tham) (see tourist district on the map of Ho Chi Minh city).
To the tourist area of Ho Chi Minh city or city center can be reached by taxi, motorcycle taxi or local bus:
The taxi ride over there should not get more expensive $ 15 (normal price 10). The taxi driver speak (or better write on a piece of paper and show) the name of the street Pham Ngu Lao or De Tham. It is better to order a taxi at the Desk at the airport, then you will take on the counter for a fair price. To agree on a fixed price for the trip, you can taxi on the street (need to bargain), but don't agree with them on the trip meter, as there have been cases with rigged meters, and as a result, a trip twice as expensive.
A motorcycle taxi will cost about 5 dollars, but with a lot of baggage you're on a motorcycle will not leave.
Quite cheap, for only 5000 Dong (currency of Vietnam, the exchange rate), equivalent to about 6 USD, you can catch a local city bus No. 152. But the bus runs from 6:00 to 18:00. He goes to the market Ben Thanh (Ben tan on the map of Ho Chi Minh city), from which to the tourist area 10 minute walk away. And if you go to the next stop after the market, you will practically be near the tourist area.
The local bus
To get to Phan Thiet and MUI ne the local bus from the airport will first have to get to the bus station Meing Dong Bus Terminal. This can be done by taxi, or by bus with a transfer. The cheapest way is the route to the 152-Ben Thanh market, then change for bus number 26 to the station Meing Dong Bus Terminal.
However, keep in mind that the local bus you can't get to the resort area of MUI ne, and will arrive at the bus station in Phan Thiet. From there to the hotel in MUI ne will be reached by taxi or local bus. Read more about how to get from Ho Chi Minh city to MUI ne on a local bus, read on.
Ho Chi Minh city
On the tourist bus
In most cases, the tourist bus is the easiest and fairly cheap way to get to MUI ne. Many companies organize trips to the tourist bus (Open Bus, Sleeper Bus) from the tourist area of Saigon, which is located in the centre near the market Ben Thanh. If the sending bus is not from that area, you will transfer by minivan or you will be led on foot from your hotel.
Tickets for these buses are sold in travel agencies and hotels of Saigon. Better to buy the ticket in advance, at least in the previous day. But if you need to find the next flight possible and on the day of departure, we just have to get a couple of travel agencies to find tickets. When buying you will need to coordinate a place where you should pick up. If you are staying at a hotel in Ho Chi Minh city (for example, if you have just arrived from the airport), you can pick up and deliver to the bus from the travel Agency where you buy tickets, or showing the place of dispatch (usually a small side street of De Tham in a tourist area or street Pham Ngu Lao here)
The cost of tickets per ride varies from Agency to Agency and is 6-10 dollars. Night bus (Sleeper bus) a bit expensive, but it is possible to sleep. You can book and purchase tickets in advance via the Internet.
Tour buses depart from Ho Chi Minh city in the morning, starting at 7:30; there are several daily flights 13:30 and 15:00, and several night. Travel time 4-5 hours. Last night the flights depart at 20:00-20:30 hours and arrive in MUI ne at 01:00-02:00. From the ne buses depart starting at 8:00, several daily flights to 13:30 and 15:00, and night flight at 01:00 and 01:30.
Buses arrive directly to the resort area of MUI ne and drop passengers along the main road close to hotels, which point passengers. For this show the bus driver the name and address of the hotel on a piece of paper. Important hotel address, hotel name in English may be quite unfamiliar to the driver.
To view a detailed schedule and if you want to book a train or bus to MUI ne/Phan Thiet can through the search form:
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The local bus
Local buses in many ways depart from the bus terminal Ho Chi Minh city Meing Dong Bus Terminal. For tourists they are less convenient because not arrive in the resort area of MUI ne and Phan Thiet bus station and depart from the station in Saigon, which still need to reach. But their advantage is that they go every half hour, so you no need to wait the time of departure of the tour bus, and you can safely go to the bus station, buy a ticket and go.
To get to the bus station Meing Dong Bus Terminal in Saigon on city bus 26 from the city-Ben Thanh market, and also on routes 14, 43, 704, 24, 40, 64, 604, 603, 54 from other places in the city, or by taxi. To purchase tickets in advance is not necessary, you can always buy on the next flight. Buses only a day, but leave approximately every half hour, duration 5 hours. The ticket is the same as on the tourist bus 7-8 dollars.
Upon arrival at the bus station in Phan Thiet (bus station on a map of Phan Thiet) to the tourist area in the ne and can be reached by taxi or local bus. Local bus No. 1 to MUI ne departs from the shopping centre COOP Mart (the local bus station on a map of Phan Thiet) in Phan Thiet, approximately every 20 minutes and goes through the entire resort area, stopping at designated stopping points. Fare it costs from 6000 to 16000 VND depending on the distance. Shopping center COOP Mart from the bus station can be reached on foot in 10-15 minutes.
Can be accessed directly via train to the railway station in Phan Thiet (railway station on a map of Phan Thiet) or to the railway station Binh Thuan (former Muong Man) (W/train station Binh Thuan Phan Thiet on the map). To the railway station in Phan Thiet from Ho Chi Minh city and back train leaves twice a day. At the station, Binh Thuan stop some long-distance trains to the North of Vietnam (Hanoi, da Nang, Nha Trang, etc.).
Trains from Ho Chi Minh city depart from the main railway station of the city. The station is located almost in the center (the position of the stations on the map of Ho Chi Minh city). By taxi from the centre it is possible to drive for 40,000 Dong ($2) or walk for 20-30 minutes.
To Phan Thiet. Preferred airport directly to the railway station in Phan Thiet on the commuter train. They depart from Ho Chi Minh city and back twice a day, on the road 5-6 hours.
The cost of tickets varies from class, about 100 000 VND. Tickets in advance do not need to buy. From the railway station in Phan Thiet to MUI ne hotel can be easily reached by local bus or taxi.
Train schedule: Saigon - Phan Thiet The city / train № SPT2 PT4 Saigon (DEP.) 06:40 17:40 Phan Thiet (appr.) 10:24 21:36
Train schedule: Saigon - Phan Thiet The city / train № SPT1 PT3 Phan Thiet (DEP.) 13:10 22:55 Saigon (appr.) 17:14 02:53
Station Binh Thuan. Another option is to take the train to Binh Thuan station (previously called and still referred to on maps Muong Man), which is located about 25 kilometers from Phan Thiet. By this station are all long-distance trains from Saigon, but not all make a stop there. The fare is about 80 000 VND, time takes about 4 hours. Tickets for long-distance trains are best purchased in advance, but it is not necessary to find before sending available seats, you can almost always.
Tickets can be purchased at the railway station of Saigon, and also in the office in the tourist area of Saigon at 275C Pham Ngu Lao (the street of Pham Ngu Lao).
On arrival at the station Binh Thuan (Muong Man) to the hotel in MUI ne can be reached by taxi in about 200 000 VND (at auction). Keep in mind that if you arrive at the station on a late flight or at night, a taxi is near the station may not be.
From Ho Chi Minh city departs daily to the station at least 5 trains, including trains SPT1 and PT4 to Phan Thiet (see above). But these two trains to go directly to Phan Thiet. Here is the schedule for other flights as of March 2013, but the schedule may change, better to check on site or via the website, for example http://saigonrailway.vn:
Train schedule: Saigon-station Binh Thuan (Muong Man) The city / train № TN4 TN6 TN18 TN22 SE6 SE8 SE12 SE14 SE22 Saigon (DEP.) 14:00 14:45 10:05 17:20 15:45 06:25 23:25 08:35 13:10 Binh Thuan (appr.) 17:32 18:12 14:14 20:40 19:04 09:42 05:09 12:24 16:50
Train schedule: the Studio of dance station Binh Thuan (Muong Man)-Saigon The city / train № TN5 TN7 TN17 TN21 SE7 SE9 SE11 SE15 SE21 Binh Thuan (DEP.) 04:30 09:48 22:23 20:45 11:44 10:25 12:30 23:05 02:21 Saigon (appr.) 8:25 13:45 03:03 02:10 15:05 14:20 17:10 03:24 06:10