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Book Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Vietnam

Cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Vietnam

Cheapest flights to Vietnam in the next 3 months

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Flights from Johannesburg to Vietnam

Flights from Johannesburg to Vietnam will transport you to Southeast Asia’s best-kept secret within approximately 16 hours and 10 minutes. Flights depart from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB), arriving at Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN). Popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to Vietnam include Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, South African Airways, Emirates and Etihad Airways. Direct flights from Johannesburg to Vietnam are unavailable, but connecting flights with 1 stop-over with get you to this charming destination.

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Things to know before you travel to Vietnam

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country Vietnam
Currency Dong
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 1759.32 VND
Language Vietnamese
Hub airport Tân Sơn Nhất International Airport
Time difference Vietnam is 5 hours ahead of Johannesburg.
Travel adaptor Type A / C / D

Travel documents

You will need a valid South African passport and tourist visa to fly from Johannesburg to Vietnam. Visas can be prearranged and collected upon arrival at the airport.

Airport information

Tan Son Nhat International Airport is a short, 20-minute drive from the bustling centre of Ho Chi Minh City.

Main attractions

Some of Vietnam’s most intriguing attractions include the War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City, Marble Mountain in Da Nang and Hanoi’s historic French Quarter.

Cost of living in Vietnam

Compare the costs of everyday items in Johannesburg and Vietnam

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Johannesburg R 100
Ho Chi Minh Son Nhut R 23

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Johannesburg R 22
Ho Chi Minh Son Nhut R 12

Pack of cigarettes


Johannesburg R 38
Ho Chi Minh Son Nhut R 14

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Johannesburg R 12
Ho Chi Minh Son Nhut R 7



Johannesburg R 19
Ho Chi Minh Son Nhut R 26
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