How to get around in Phu Quoc Island

After a 50 minute flight from Ho Chi Minh City, you will set foot on the tropical paradise of holidays: Phu Quoc Island. Located in the Gulf of Thailand, the climate in the island is monsoonal sub-equatorial with a temperate weather all year round, making trips to Phu Quoc possible any time in the year. The island covers by beautiful sandy beaches and surrounds with 105 wonderful islets of all sizes. Coming to Phu Quoc and enjoy your holidays with the best relaxation time.

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How to get there

Vietjet Air and Vietnam Airlines have daily flights from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to Phu Quoc and back. Flight hour is between 50 and 60 minutes – one way ticket costs from $60-100.

Vietnam Airlines just opened a direct route from Singapore to Phu Quoc to make it more accessible to Singaporeans and expats living in Singapore to have a beach holiday.

Getting around


Boat is a good means of transportation to traveling around Phu Quoc Islands for sight-seeing and especially, going fishing. For a group from 1-4 people, boat might be for renting at $80/boat/day. Any extra person would be charge $8 per person.

The fast boats in Phu Quoc via Vietnam Coracle


For budget travelers, it might be advisable to use public transit-bus to traveling around. There are three bus routes in Phu Quoc: no. 27,28,29.

Bus 27: Cua Can-Ganh Day-Rach Vem-Rach Tram
Bus 28: An Thoi-Ham Ninh
Bus 29:Duong Dong- Northern Island

The bus ticket is about $2-$2.5.

Car rental

Car rental is offered at most travel agencies. They have many package options for you to choose from. Depending upon the number of seats, the price may vary from $100 (7 seat car)-$300 (46 seat car) for a 3 day package. The package is an economical and convenient way enabling visitors more flexibility in planning their itinerary for their own preferences.

If you just need a car for a day, price should be about $35/day for a 7 seat-car.


Cycling rental is available at the hotel. Contact with the receptionist for more detailed information. Price is often calculated on hourly basis.

Cycling in Phu Quoc via Phu Quoc biking tours


Motorbike rental is often offered at most hotel. You just need to consult with the receptionist to rent a motorbike. Price should not exceed $6-$8 per day depending upon the kind of motorbike (gas excluded)


Taxi might be the most convenient way for people who want to get to the exact place they are heading to. The taxi fare is about 60-70 cents per kilometer. Sasco and Mai Linh Taxi are two reliable carrier.


It might be a good idea to do some walking around Duong Dong Market and enjoy the daily life of local people here. Just stop by a food court or a shop that you find interesting so much easier than traveling by a car or a motorbike!

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