From Malaysia, you can get the flight to Vietnam from some popular cities such as Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Kota Kinabalu
All flights from the Malaysia 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?
Kuala Lumpur to Ho Chi Minh City
The nearest airport to Kuala Lumpur is Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and the nearest airport to Ho Chi Minh City is Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN)
Non-Stop flight duration from Kuala Lumpur to Ho Chi Minh City is 1 hour 50 minutes (Operated by Vietnam Airlines)
Quickest one-stop flight takes close to 5 hours. However, some airlines could take as long as 26 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.
Distance Between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia & Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam is 1050 Kilo Meters
Kuala Lumpur to Hanoi
The nearest airport to Kuala Lumpur is Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and the nearest airport to Hanoi is Noibai International Airport (HAN)
Non-Stop flight duration from Kuala Lumpur to Hanoi is 3 hours 5 minutes (Operated by AirAsia)
Distance Between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia & Hanoi, Vietnam is 2100 Kilo Meters
Kuala Lumpur to Da Nang
The nearest airport to Kuala Lumpur is Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) and the nearest airport to Da Nang is Da Nang Airport (DAD)
Non-Stop flight duration from Kuala Lumpur to Da Nang is 2 hours 30 minutes (Operated by AirAsia)
Quickest one-stop flight takes close to 5 hours. However, some airlines could take as long as 27 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.
Distance Between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia & Da Nang, Vietnam is 1640 Kilo Meters
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 $70 to $650 depending on your flight route and date.
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