How To Reach Buon Ma Thuot

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How to reach Buon Ma Thuot by road

Soak in the beauty of the landscapes during the three-hour car drive to Buon Ma Thuot from Nha Trang which is 194 km away. Also, it’s 197 km from Pleiku, 223 km from Qui Nhon, 350 km from Ho Chi Minh City and 1427 km from Hanoi.

How to reach Buon Ma Thuot by bus

Some people also prefer taking a bus to get here but it is highly recommended to have your own means of commuting to discover the place better without much hassle. However, you can reach here by bus from Danang and Ho Chi Minh City. Buon Ma Thuot bus station is 3 km towards the east from the centre. Dak Lak central bus station and Southern bus station are connected to the capital city.

Local transport in Buon Ma Thuot

  • To explore nearby villages of Buon Ma Thuot, a travel permit is required. This can be collected from Dan Lak Tourist Association.
  • If your tour is planned by a tour operator, put the onus of collecting the permit on the travel agency.
  • Taxis can be normally found here. You can opt for bike mode of transport which is friendly to the highland terrain.
  • Keep in mind the language barrier as the taxi drivers don’t converse in English. Keep translation apps and maps handy.

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Buon Ma Thuot
Buon Ma Thuot - City in Dak Lak Province
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Housing at Buon Ma Thuot

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