Phu Quoc island is an ideal destination for those who want to see and enjoy the beautiful beach of Vietnam. From Ho Chi Minh city, there are some options that you can choose to visit Phu Quoc island:
Taking a flight
If you are in Ho Chi Minh city, taking a flight will be the best choice to visit this island because of cheap price. It will just take you about 1 hour, you don’t need to spend a lot of time on taking a bus or boat.
Flight ticket: 500.000 – 1.000.000 VND/person (20 – 40 USD)
Taking a bus and boat
If you are going to visit Phu Quoc island by bus, you will be needing to take a bus to Kien Giang province first, then taking a boat to Phu Quoc island. This option will probably make you feel tired and you have to spend a lot of time (5 hours by bus and 2.5 hours by boat). However, it would be also an interesting experience to see many things on the way.
In addition, this option is actually more suitable for those who are traveling in Me Kong Delta such as Can Tho, Ben Tre, Tien Giang province… Then you take a bus to Kien Giang province and go to Phu Quoc island, you don’t have to spend your time on coming back to Ho Chi Minh city.
Boat ticket: 330.000 VND/pax (14 USD)
Bus ticket: 150.000 VND/pax (6 USD)
In order to look for some useful information for your trip such as where to go or what to eat in Phu Quoc, how to apply for Vietnam visa to enter Tan Son Nhat airport, etc. you can go to our website.