Vietnam tours from Australia & New Zealand

Some useful information for travelers from Australia and New Zealand

Vietnam and Southeast Asian countries are currently attractive destinations for tourists from Australia and New Zealand. Flight time from Australia and New Zealand to Vietnam is only about 8 hours. Australian tourists can apply for e-visa quickly, so it's easy to plan Vietnam tours from Australia.

Australia is also an important market for Vietnam tourism. Australian tourists have long stays and high expense. Australian tourists are interested in Vietnam tourism services such as: Beach resort, cultural and historical experience, local cuisine ... Some destinations are selected by Australian tourists: Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, Sapa, Da Nang, Hoi An, Phu Quoc...

Vietnam tours from Australia

Best time for Vietnam tours from Australia and New Zealand

September to March next year will be the best time to visit Vietnam. This time is autumn and winter in the North, the South is also not hot. This is also the peak season of international visitors to Vietnam. If you travel at this time you will feel most comfortable, served in the most thoughtful way and the best services. In addition, if you visit Vietnam at this time, you will experience both winter and summer in Vietnam.

Best time for Vietnam tours from Australia and New Zealand

Flights to Vietnam from Australia and New Zealand

It is convenient for Australian tourists to plan the trip to Vietnam because there are currently direct flights from Melbourne and Sydney to Vietnam.

Flights from Australia to Vietnam

Flights from Australia to Vietnam come from one of 5 airports: Kingsford Smith International Airport - Sydney, Melbourne Airport, Brisbane Airport, Adelaide International Airport, Perth Airport. The destination is the capital of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city of Vietnam. The direct flight time from Australia to Vietnam is about 9 to 11 hours.

  • Flight from Sydney capital to Hanoi is operated by Vietnam Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Silkair ... with ticket prices ranging from 295 to 492 USD.
  • Flight from Melbourne to Hanoi is operated by Vietnam Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Silkair, Cathay Pacific Airways .... with ticket prices ranging from 350 to 492 USD.
  • Flight from Sydney to Ho Chi Minh city is operated by Qantas Airways, Jetstar Asia, Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines ... with ticket prices ranging from 325 to 550 USD.
  • Flight from Melbourne to Ho Chi Minh city is operated by Cathay Pacific Airways, Qantas Airways, Vietnam Airlines, Singapore Airlines ... with ticket prices ranging from 329 to 448 USD.

Flights from New Zealand to Vietnam

In 2018, Air New Zealand made non-stop flights every Tuesday and Saturday between Auckland and Ho Chi Minh City, using Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. To search for flights from New Zealand to Vietnam on your schedule, please contact Air New Zealand.

Besides direct flights, you can search for transit flights to a third country.

Flights to Vietnam from Australia and New Zealand

Vietnam visa for Australian and New Zealand tourists

Citizens from Australia and New Zealand need a tourist visa to enter Vietnam for tourist purposes.

Getting Vietnam visa upon arrival at the airport is the best way for Australian and New Zealand citizens. This way is currently preferred by many international visitors because of many benefits: convenience, simplicity, fast processing and time saving. Visitors with this type of visa are allowed to enter Vietnam through one of 5 international airports: Noi Bai Airport - Hanoi, Cat Bi Airport - Hai Phong, Da Nang Airport, Cam Ranh Airport - Khanh Hoa, Tan Son Nhat Airport - Ho Chi Minh city.

To obtain visa on arrival, you need to send your passport, schedule of arrival and departure to us, we will apply Vietnam visa approval letter for you. With this letter you will be allowed to board the plane and get a visa stamp at the Vietnam airport.

Vietnam visa for Australian and New Zealand tourists

Exchange Vietnamese currency from Australian dollars

The exchange rate of the Australian Dollar to the Vietnamese dong is relatively stable, with little fluctuation, common at:

  • 1 AUD = 16,500 VND
  • 100 AUD = 1,650,000 VND
  • 1000 AUD = 16,500,000 VND

Vietnamese law stipulates that foreign currencies cannot be freely exchanged. So it is the best to go to the banks for money exchange. This is the legal, safe and quick method.

Destinations in Vietnam for tourists from Australia & New Zealand

Vietnam has many great tourist destinations to attract international visitors, with a variety of natural landscapes such as Mountain, Forest, Sea, Cave. If you have about 2 weeks in Vietnam, we recommend 10 destinations that you should not miss in Vietnam: Hanoi capital, Sapa, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An, Da Nang, Nha Trang, Thanh Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho and Phu Quoc.

Destinations in Vietnam for tourists from Australia

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