Ca Mau is a fairly remote town. However, it has its own airport, with frequent flights from Ho Chi Minh City. The roads to Ca Mau are quite good and can be easily traversed by cab or car. There are also frequent buses from the surrounding areas and from Ho Chi Minh City to Ca Mau. Ca Mau can also be reached by hydrofoil.
You can take a flight from major Indian cities like New Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore to Ho Chi Minh City. There are regular flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Ca Mau.
The Visa Policy for Indians visiting Ca Mau is the same as the rest of Vietnam ie Visa on Arrival.
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Ca Mau has great bus connectivity with Ho Chi Minh City. Operators such as Phuong Trang, Mai Linh, and Tuan Hung provide sleeper bus services from Ho Chi Minh City to Ca Mau. The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Ca Mau is around 300 kilometres and takes 6 - 8 hours to travel. The bus charge range from VND 200,000 to VND 30,000.
The Ca Mau airport is located just 2 kilometres from the city centre. Ca Mau has frequent flights to and from Ho Chi Minh City, operated by VASCO and costing about VND 1,300,000 - VND 1,800,000. The city can easily be reached from the airport by Xe Om or by cab.
Tentative return flight prices to Ho chi minh from major cities in India:
|Starting City||Return price (approximate)|
|New Delhi||₹ 30,928|
Ca Mau is located 300 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh City and 150 kilometres from Can Tho. It can easily be reached by the National Route 1A (QL1A), or the Quan Lo - Phung Hiep expressway. The road condition in this area is quite good; however, you must hire a car through a tourist agency or a hotel.
There is a daily hydrofoil that leaves to Ca Mau from Rach Gia. The journey time is three hours and it costs VND 100,000.
The city of Ca Mau is quite minute and can easily be navigated on foot. However, there are also numerous Xe Oms you can hail.