The best way to get to Vietnam from Canada is by taking a flight. Most flights to Vietnam from Canada include at least one layover in Asia. To save money, book a flight via China, with connecting flights in Beijing or Hong Kong. Both China Airlines and China Air fly these routes.
All flights from the Canada to Vietnam will terminate at one of three international airports: Noi Bai International Airport (HAN), otherwise known as Hanoi Airport in the north; Da Nang International Airport (DAD) in the center of the country and Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN), otherwise known as Ho Chi Minh City Airport, in the south.
The capital city of Hanoi is the largest in northern Vietnam and is the principal airport in the country. There are only two other regional airports in the area: Dien Bien Phu Airport (DIN) in the west and Cat Bi Airport (HPH) in the city of Hai Phong in the east, so you should take care with your travel plans in this area.
Vietnam has several towns and cities that dominate its central coast along the South China Sea stretching from Vinh in the north down to Nha Trang and Da Lat in the south. On arrival at Da Nang Airport, you can take a connecting flight to any of the airports along the coast, or Pleiku Airport (PXU) and Buon Ma Thuot Airport (BMV) to explore the central interior.
Q. When is the best time to book flights to Vietnam?
Aim to have your flight tickets secured at least four months in advance to give yourself a chance of finding the cheapest flights to Vietnam. If you can then book them even further ahead, especially if your dates coincide with a major event or the peak season.
Once you’ve narrowed down your destination by choosing a city, usually either Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh city, you’ll be able to figure out what dates offer the cheapest flights to Vietnam and go from there.
Flexibility is the key to securing discounted flight tickets so if you’re not governed by a particular set of weeks or to a specific location then you’ll give yourself the best chances of finding the cheapest flights to Vietnam.
Don’t worry too much about which side of the plane to sit on as each has their benefits and offer equally impressive view through your flight.
Q. How long is the flight to Vietnam?
An average nonstop flight from United States to Vietnam takes about 14 hours, covering a distance of 7,193 miles / 11,576 km. However, as there are no direct flights, you need to add up 5-6 hours depending on the route you chose and the number of stop you have along the way.
The fastest flight from Canada to Vietnam is from Vancouver to Ho Chi Minh City, with an average flight time of 17h 50m
Q. Are there any nonstop flights to Vietnam?
Unfortunately, there are no nonstop flights from the Canada to Vietnam, but you can get one-stop service from Toronto (YYZ) and Vancouver (YVR).
Q. What are the most popular airlines that fly from Canada to Vietnam?
Before booking your flight from Canada to Vietnam check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, KLM or China Eastern.
Q. What are the most popular routes from Canada to Vietnam?
The most popular flight routes from Canada to Vietnam are Toronto Pearson Intl - Ho Chi Minh City, Vancouver Intl - Ho Chi Minh City and Toronto Pearson Intl - Hanoi Noibai.
Q. Which Vietnamese airport is closest to Hue?
If you want to visit historic sites like Khai Dinh’s tomb and Đại Nội Citadel in Vietnam’s former capital, then you should fly to Phu Bai International Airport (HUI), which is to the south of Hue. Alternatively, Da Nang International Airport is a 92.6 km drive away and is centrally located within Vietnam.
Q. How much does it cost to fly to Vietnam?
The price ticket ranges from $550 to $1,150 depending on your flight route and date. The cheapest route may be found on the way from Toronto (YYZ) to Ho Chi Minh City (SGN).
We recommend using some online ticket booking platform (Kayak, Cheapflights, or SkyScanner) to look for the cheapest flight possible according to your travel plan. They do have alert system when there is the price change on your travel date.
Here is how to get the cheapest flight possible to Vietnam