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Flights to Vietnam in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average priceR10 513Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip fromR12 321From Johannesburg to Vietnam
One-way fromR161One-way flight from Johannesburg to Vietnam

Cheap flights to Vietnam in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SGN flights for May, June
3 Jun - 18 Jun
R13 258pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Emirates
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
3 Jun - 18 Jun
R14 679pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
3 Jun - 18 Jun
R14 824pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Vietnam 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Vietnam found for this year
7 Oct - 15 Oct
R12 321pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Aug - 15 Sep
R12 580pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
8 Oct - 15 Oct
R12 628pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last minute flights to Vietnam

Late deals on return flights to Vietnam, departing today and this week
23 May - 6 Jun
R15 551pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
23 May - 6 Jun
R15 890pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
23 May - 6 Jun
R16 584pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Vietnam

Can I fly to Vietnam from South Africa right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to Vietnam

Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Vietnam.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Vietnam.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Vietnam.

Documents
PC-COVID app - Foreign arrivals shall be required to make health declarations before entry and download and use the PC-COVID app during their stay in Viet Nam.


Can I fly back to South Africa from Vietnam?

Returning to South Africa from Vietnam

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Vietnam must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Vietnam are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

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Cheapest prices for Vietnam flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Vietnam found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
R13 419
February
R13 355
March
R12 693
April
R12 870
May
R12 564
June
R12 418
July
R12 063
August
R12 612
September
R13 726
October
R12 402
November
R11 982
December
R13 113

When is the best time to fly to Vietnam?

Average Ho Chi Minh City flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month.
ZA1 - SGN
Price
R11 987 - R19 180
SGN
Temperature
32 - 35 °C
SGN
Rainfall
9 - 211 mm

Peak season:

Generally speaking, Vietnam doesn’t have an off season as far as tourism is concerned, and cheap flights can be found throughout the year. Keep in mind that most tourists tend to visit Vietnam during the summer months, which runs from November through April. This might mean that you’ll have to book flight tickets to Vietnam well in advance if you plan on traveling here during the peak tourism season.  

Off season:

May through October is a season where Vietnam is on the receiving end of rainy weather, which might see tourist crowds thinning out and flight prices reduced slightly, although to be fair, Vietnam is a budget-friendly destination overall, and you’ll probably never end up paying a fortune for flights or accommodation.

When is the best time to book a flight to Vietnam?

To avoid the risk of paying extra for late bookings, try to make your cheap flight arrangements to Vietnam as far along in advance as possible. You’ll have a better shot at securing the best rates if you book your flight tickets and accommodation three or four months ahead of your intended travel time. Another thing to keep in mind is the fact that and being flexible with your dates will probably give you even more luck in the cash-saving department.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Vietnam?

The cheapest flights to Vietnam are usually found when departing on a Wednesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Saturday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Vietnam?

Vietnam flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the morning. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.

It seems to be crammed full of delicious food and it boasts some of the most captivating natural landscapes on earth, which is exactly why Vietnam has a lot to offer travelers. If you’re a world traveler keen on booking a cheap flight to Vietnam, you may just find that your soul will forever be changed and kept by the land of warm smiles, rice paddies, ancient architecture, and a spirit that simply refuses to be ignored. Vietnam is a country that has to be savored at leisure, and one trip may not be enough to experience all this stunning country has to show you!

How long is the flight to Vietnam?

Johannesburg to Hanoi                       15 hours, 15 minutes
Johannesburg to Ho Chi Minh City    16 hours, 10 minutes

Which airlines operate flights to Vietnam?

In general, cheap flights to Vietnam can be booked with South African Airways, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Air Mauritius, or Kenya Airways. Depending on your personal preference and your budget, any one of these airlines can provide you with amazing deals. As far as onboard offerings (such as food and drinks) and entertainment go, South African Airways and Qatar Airways tend to offer the best benefits.

How do you get from the airport to the city center?

Hanoi

There are two buses which depart to the city center on a regular schedule from the Hanoi airport, but you can also hop on a taxi if you don’t want to wait around for the next bus to arrive. Keep in mind that taxis are a lot more expensive than the bus, and a fixed fee should be agreed on before you accept the transfer services from a taxi operator.

Ho Chi Minh City

One of the easiest and most affordable ways to get from the Ho Chi Minh City airport to the city center is by taking a bus. Alternatively, visitors can also take a taxi to the city center, but they are considerably more expensive than the bus services, albeit they are one of your most comfortable options.

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