Mien Dong (Bến xe Miền Đông) is Ho Chi Minh Cities busiest regional bus station in Ho Chi Minh City and the port for most buses coming from or going to Eastern as well as Northern towns and provences.
In total Mien Dong Bus station has buses going to/from around 160 towns and cities some of the popular destionations that operate out of Mien Dong include:
|Destination||Cost VND (US/AU $)||Frequency||Duration|
|Ba Ria – Vung Tau||VNĐ 80,000-90,000 ($4.00-4.50)||20 Min (0500-1940hrs )||3 Hrs|
|Buong Me Thout||VNĐ 140,000-210,000 ($7.00-$10.50)||Hourly (0445-1945 hrs)||9 Hrs|
|Da Lat||VNĐ 140,000-210,000 ($7.00-$10.50)||Hourly ( 0800-1700 hrs)||8 Hrs|
|Nam Cat Tien||VNĐ 90,00 ($4.5)||(1330-1630 hrs)||2 Hrs|
|Phan Tiet/Mui Ne||VNĐ 80,000 – 170,000 ($4.00-$8.50)||Hourly (0500-1700 hrs)||5 Hrs|
|Nha Trang||VNĐ 140,000 – 220,000 ($7.00-$11.00)||Hourly (0900-2200 hrs)||10 Hrs|
|Hoi An||VNĐ 160,000 – 220,000 ($7.00-$11.00)||1000-1500 hrs||15 Hrs|
|Da Nang||VNĐ 200,000 – 455,000 ($10.00-$23.00)||Hourly (0630-1830 hrs)||16 Hrs|
|Hanoi||VNĐ 700,000 – 920,000 ($35.00-$46.00)||1500-1930 hrs||2 Days|
Prices quoted above are from a wide range of Bus companies and in general the lower prices are for a regular seat bus and the more expensive price is for a sleeper, also note prices & times quoted above were accurate at the time of publication and are subject to change, and will be reviewed on a regular basis to ensure this page remains accurate.
As the range of bus companies is large is is impossible to list all here, however when choosing a bus company to travel with I recommend sticking with the ones known to provide good and reliable service, such Bus companies include:
- Mai Linh Express
- Phuong Trang
- Thanh Bui
Getting to Ben Xe Mien Dong
From District 1 you can catch bus number 26 from the SaigonBus Ben Thanh Interchange (opposite Ben Thanh Market) the service run from 0530 hrs until 1700 hrs and costs VND 4,000.
Mien Dong Bus Station is located around 7 Km north of district 1 at 292 Dinh Bo Linh street, Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City.