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Flying to Phu Quoc is the most convenient way to get to the island, with at least 10 daily flights direct from Tan Son Nhat Airport - Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) and the capital city of Hanoi. Flight time is approx 40minutes and cost at time of writing is US$40 one-way (plus a small booking fee). Indirect flights from Ho Chi Minh City via Rach Gia are also available on most days.

Flight availability
Arrival

Flight schedules
Ho Chi Minh City Airport details


Flight availability

Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar and VietJet Air fly are 3 commercial airlines which currently flies to the island. In recent years during the peak season additional flights have been scheduled (up to 15 flights per day) to ease the high demand for seats, so if you plan on visiting during the months of January or February and weekends or public holidays like Chinese New Year (TET) in particular, it is worthwhile booking early if you intend to fly, as seats can sell out far in advance.
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Arrival

Phu Quoc International airport is located in Duong To and became operational on December 2, 2012. There is a wide variety of transport options available on arrival, the majority of resorts have organised airport pick up services as these are located south of Duong Dong Town following Long Beach, and for others, taxi’s or motorbikes are available or some guest houses and hotels will offer free transport to their establishments.


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Flight schedules

Vietnam Airlines currently has 9 direct flights a day to Phu Quoc and one indirect flight via Rach Gia. Check their website for flight schedules - www.vietnamairlines.com

Jetstar currently has 2 direct flights a day - www.jetstar.com.vn

VietJet Air has 2 - 3 direct flight a day - www.vietjetair.com
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Ho Chi Minh City Airport details

Name:                              Tan Son Nhat Airport
Airport Code:                    SGN
Operated by:                     Southern Airport Service Company,
Address:                           Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City, VIETNAM
Telephone:                       +84 (0)8 844 8358, +84 (0)8 844 6587
Distance to HCM City:        7kms (4miles)
Airport Position:                 Position 10°49´12"N, 106°39´42"E,
Elevation:                         10m (32ft) (for any pilots out there about to land)
Walking distance between Domestic & International terminals: 5 to 10 minutes
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