Tan Son Nhat Airport to Ben Thanh Market is a car rental package we provide for travelers looking for a private transfer from Tan Son Nhat international airport in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam. The package includes a private car with driver for one-way transfer from airport to market. Book our reliable, cheap, private car, minibus or coach to save now.
Upon your arrival at Tan Son Nhat international airport in Ho Chi Minh city, you will be greeted by our local driver. He/She will be waiting for you at the exit gate of Tan Son Nhat Airport Terminal, hanging a welcome signboard with your name on. Transfer directly to Ben Thanh Market in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The end of Vietnam Car Hire’s service.
- Private vehicle with driver.
- Bottled drinking water provided in the car.
- Toll fees.
- Transportation insurance.
- Government taxes.
What’s NOT included?
- Tour guide.
- Sightseeing entrance fees.
- Food, beverage.
- Drinks at mealtime.
Ben Thanh Market – Ho Chi Minh City
Ben Thanh Market is situated in the center of Ho Chi Minh in Ben Thanh Ward, District 1. The market is located on an intersection of four busy streets. The main entrance or Southside is on Le Loi street/Quach Thi Trang roundabout, the Northside on Le Thanh Ton, the Eastside on Phan Boi Chau and the Westside on Phan Chau Trinh.
The market is one of the earliest surviving structures in Saigon and an important symbol of the city. Ben Thanh Market is a famous destination for many local and foreign tourists from all around the world. The market operates all year round and opens at around 6am} every day until the official closing time at 6pm. After 6pm, the day market transitions into a night market which runs until 10pm.
The market was originally structured to be near the Saigon River. As a former wet market, the surrounding canals offered the convenience for boats to pick up and drop off items for trade. After being relocated in 1912 near the My Tho railway station (currently the Saigon bus station, the market possesses one of the most optimal locations in District 1.
Today, Ben Thanh Market welcomes more than 10,000 visitors per day to shop and visit. The market has nearly 1,500 booths with more than 6,000 small businesses selling wholesale and retail items from consumables to luxury goods. Currency exchanges are not required by some vendors but most prefer Vietnam’s currency, Vietnamese dong.
Frequently asked questions
How to get from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Ben Thanh Market?
The Tan Son Nhat International Airport is located within the city limits and only 7 kilometers from the market. From Tan Son Nhat International Airport, the market can be easily accessed by car, motorbike, bike, or bus. At vietnamcarhire.com we only offer one option for this route:
- Rent a private car with driver.
How far is Tan Son Nhat Airport from Ben Thanh Market?
The distance from Tan Son Nhat airport to the market is approximately 8 km.
How long does it take to get from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Ben Thanh Market?
The travel time from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Ben Thanh Market, Ho Chi Minh City takes about 30 – 45 minutes by car. It can be faster or slower depending on road traffic, means of transport, vehicle’s type as well as the road/street you’ll take.
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Ho Chi Minh City Car Rental
Vietnam Car Hire (vietnamcarhire.com) is a local transport company. We have a big fleet of vehicle including 4, 5 seat cars, sedan, 7, 8 seat mpv, suv, 15, 16 mivivan, minibus, 29, 35, 45 coach, buses offering a wide selection of car rental packages in Ho Chi Minh city as well as in southern Vietnam. Options include airport pick up, private transfer, car rental with driver, private car hire. We also have pickup trucks and box trucks to rent out (with driver) for self-guided bicycle, motorbike tours. The car rental package above is only a sample package that might need to be adjusted to fit your personal requirements. Please contact us for best car rental rates, deals and service’s availability.