There are 3 main ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City Airport (SGN) to Eastin Grand Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City by taxi, shuttle or bus.


The quickest way to get from Tan Son Nhat Airport (SGN) to Eastin Grand Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City is to get taxi and takes 3 minutes.

It is recommended to take a metered taxi on the left side of arrival terminal (1st floor) or on the right side of the exit of departure floor (2nd floor). This option costs about US$4 (about 80.000 Vietnam Dong). Look for VINASUN / MAILINH taxi stand, and avoid other look alike taxi brands.

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The second option is to purchase a single trip at a flat fee from the taxi counters for roughly US$8 to US$12 (normally with this price you can travel from airport to the city center). Immediately after clearing the customs where they scan your luggage, there are rows of money changers and taxi counters.

The third option is to book a Grabcar taxi (see Grab Website). This option has an advantage that fare is fixed and you know exactly how much to pay when booking the car. The disadvantage: it may be difficult to communicate with the driver about the pick-up location at the airport arrival.


A convenient way to get from Tan Son Nhat Airport (SGN) to Eastin Grand Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City is to take the Airport Shuttle Bus number 49  which costs about $2 and takes 5 minutes. All you need is to tell the drive to drop off at Eastin Grand Hotel.

Operating hours: from 5:30am to 1:00am

Departure from: International Terminal

Departs every 30 minutes

Fare: 40.000VND ($1.8) - No charge for luggage

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Route map (click to enlarge)

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For more information: go to SATS website


This is the cheapest option to travel. Bus No. 152 (Green) is a local public bus that travels between the city center and airport. The cost is 5,000 VND (US$0.25), but you will need to pay extra if you have luggage ($0.25 per piece). This green bus has more stops than the yellow buses, and you have to take a short walk from the bus stop to the hotel.

For more information: see a useful guideline for tourist.

It is recommended to have Bus Map application (iOS/Android) or bookmark the Bus map Website ( if you want to explore Ho Chi Minh city by local bus.

We hope that you will have a good experience with our city.
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