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Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Chiang Mai and Ho Chi Minh City take, on average, 2 h and 9 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Departing AirportThe airport Chiang Mai International Airport is the departure airport operating flights between Chiang Mai and Ho Chi Minh City
Arriving AirportFlights departing Chiang Mai with Ho Chi Minh City as destination arrives at Tan Son Nhut
High seasonAccording to search data from our customers, March is the busiest time to fly from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 31996.62 VND
British Pound Sterling Vietnamese Dong
1 VND = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 28 July 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
67%

Trains in Ho Chi Minh City are 67% cheaper than in Chiang Mai.

Chiang Mai
£0.66
Ho Chi Minh City
£0.22
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
2%

The average meal is 2% more expensive in Ho Chi Minh City than in Chiang Mai.

Chiang Mai
£1.54
Ho Chi Minh City
£1.57
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
65%

A taxi fare in Ho Chi Minh City is 65% cheaper than in Chiang Mai.

Chiang Mai
£1.1
Ho Chi Minh City
£0.38
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
4%

Coffee is 4% more expensive in Ho Chi Minh City than in Chiang Mai.

Chiang Mai
£1.34
Ho Chi Minh City
£1.39
Chiang Mai airports
  • ( Chiang Mai International Airport (CNX)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
Ho Chi Minh City airports
  • ( Tan Son Nhut (SGN)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
K Distance: 756 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City

😷 Is it safe to travel from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Vietnam may apply when travelling from Chiang Mai. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City. Considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys, our search engine works to provides always the best price with the best conditions.
💰 Is Ho Chi Minh City expensive to visit compared to Chiang Mai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Ho Chi Minh City costs an average of 0.38 GBP, 65% cheaper than Chiang Mai, with a fare of 1.10 GBP, while train tickets costs 67% less in Ho Chi Minh City: 0.22 GBP against 0.66 GBP in Chiang Mai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 1.57 GBP in Ho Chi Minh City, 2% more than the 1.54 GBP in Chiang Mai. The price of the coffee is around 4% more expensive in Ho Chi Minh City, with an average of 1.39 GBP , while in Chiang Mai the coffee costs 1.34 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City?
The most popular months to book a trip from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City are December, August and January, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City?
The best time of the year to go to Ho Chi Minh City when flying from Chiang Mai depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, March is the top 1º month to fly to Ho Chi Minh City from Chiang Mai in terms of searches from our customer, followed by February and January. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, June, August and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Chiang Mai -  Ho Chi Minh City.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City?
The total flight time between Chiang Mai and Ho Chi Minh City is of around 02:09 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,220 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Ho Chi Minh City compared to Chiang Mai?
While in Chiang Mai the temperatures can reach an average of 38.62 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Ho Chi Minh City's temperatures can go up to 36.38 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 20.09 ºC in Ho Chi Minh City, compared to the 11.92 ºC average degrees reported in Chiang Mai. During the winter period, Chiang Mai can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Ho Chi Minh City have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Chiang Mai and Ho Chi Minh City?
The main airport route flying between Chiang Mai and Ho Chi Minh City is: Chiang Mai International Airport (CNX) to Tan Son Nhut (SGN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Vietjet.
  • Hahn Air Systems.
Airlines with indirect flights from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Chiang Mai to Ho Chi Minh City are:
  • Nok Air, stoping in Bangkok for 115 minutes minimun.
  • Thai Airways International, with 75 minutes scale in Bangkok.
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