Mui Ne is one of the best beaches near Ho Chi Minh City for either a family trip or a romantic getaway. Fortunately, there are several ways to arrive at this beautiful beach from Saigon, you can check them out and choose the one that is most suitable for your budget and condition.
See our guide for your First Time in Mui Ne
The most convenient and popular public transportation to go from Saigon to Mui Ne is by bus. You can choose either a sleeper bus or a normal one, and there is not much difference in price. However, since Vietnamese is the most frequent group of customers, the size of the bed in sleeper buses can be uncomfortable for people over 1.7 meters (5.5 feet). Consider your comfort if you set your mind on traveling to Mui Ne by bus as the journey would last for 5-6 hours (with a few stops in between).
Sleeper bus from Saigon to Mui Ne
All the buses are of high quality, which has a bottle of water and a piece of wet tissue included in your ticket. Most of the staffs can speak basic English and always be willing to support customers. Here is the information about some transporting companies that have worked on delivering customers to Mui Ne for years:
|Company||Type of Bus||Ticket price/person||Departure||Arrival||Departing schedule||Note|
|Kumho||Sleeper bus||VND 145,000|| || || || |
|Phuong Trang Bus||Sleeper bus||VND 140,000|| ||Mui Ne|| || |
| || || |
Sleeper bus: VND 199,000
Normal bus: VND 119,000
| ||Mui Ne|| |
|Viet Nhat||Sleeper bus||VND 120,000|| |
Mien Dong Bus Station
|Mui Ne||8 AM, 8 PM|
|Phuong Nam Express||Sleper bus||VND 120,000|| ||Phan Thiet Bus Station||8 AM, 8 PM|| |
|Hanh Cafe|| || |
Normal bus: VND 120,000
| ||Mui Ne|| |
8 AM, 3 PM, 8 PM
Taking train is the fastest option of how to get to Mui Ne from Saigon which only takes about 4 hours. The services available at the train stations are also provided in English, so it is absolutely accessible. The only disadvantage is that when you get off at Phan Thiet Train Station, you will need to take a taxi or bus to Mui Ne, which would take you roughly another 40 minutes.
Trains to Mui Ne offer tickets for hard seats, soft seats, rooms with 4 beds, and rooms with 6 beds. Most of the trains following this journey depart in the morning or afternoon, so we suggest the soft seats as the most comfortable and economical option.
Train is also a good means of transport chosen by many Vietnamese
Train from Saigon to Phan Thiet is named as SPT and marked from 1 to 4. Ticket price is about VND 132,000-350,000 depending on your type of seat.
See our guide for Taking The Trains in Vietnam.
With nice seats and other supporting facilities such as wifi, speakers, and wine, limousines can be a comfortable choice for those who travel in groups.
Interior of limousines from Saigon to Mui Ne
Nam A Chau Limousine and Hai Tuan Limousine are two companies providing this service. They offer modern coach from 4 to 18 seats, prices are around VND 250,000 - 300,000/passenger. They respectively depart every day at 7:30 AM and 8 AM.
Look for cheap bus tickets below:
If you have lived in Vietnam for a while and are confident with your driving skills, this is surely a good way to enjoy every kilometer during your journey. You can also get help from our Private Tours to make sure everything goes smoothly and safely.
You can find the easiest route to travel on Googles Maps. However, in case you do not mind going a little bit further to see more beautiful landscapes of Vietnam coastal areas, don’t hesitate to contact us right away to be supported with a more “local” route with full of gems!
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Bus, train, limousine, and self-driven car/motorbike are several ways of how to get to Mui Ne from Saigon. No matter what you choose, you can have an unforgettably beautiful experience with the ocean here.
Read more in our Mui Ne Travel Guide for more recommendations about what to do in this wonderful land.
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