CAN THOCần Thơ  is the fourth largest city in Vietnam, and the largest city in the Mekong Delta. It is noted for its floating market, rice paper-making village, and picturesque rural canals. It had a population of 1.2 million as of 2011, and is located on the south bank of the Hau River, a branch of the Mekong. In 2007, about 50 people died when Cần Thơ Bridge collapsed, causing Vietnam’s worst engineering disaster.

In 2011, Can Tho International Airport opened. The name Cần Thơ is a shortened form of cầm thi giang, meaning “river of poems”. The city is nicknamed the “western capital” (Tây Đô), and is located 169 km from Ho Chi Minh City. Cần Thơ’s climate is tropical and monsoonal with two seasons: rainy, from May to November; and dry, from December to April.

There are many transport methods for you to go from Ho Chi Minh City to Can tho, It includes Plane, Express Bus of Mai linh, Phuong Trang, Taxi meter or just rent a chauffeur car rental company …

Distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Can Tho is about 180 kms and 3.5 hours for driving.

Ho Chi Minh To Can tho