Distance from Philippines to Vietnam

Name Philippines Vietnam
Country flag Flag of Philippines Flag of Vietnam
Country ISO code PH / PHL VN / VNM
Continent Asia Asia
Continent code AS AS
Capital Manila Hanoi
Total cities 20021 12321
Cost of living Cost of living in Philippines Cost of living in Vietnam
DD coordinates 11.697835 / 122.621754 15.903062 / 105.806693
DMS coordinates 11°41'52.21" N / 122°37'18.32" E 15°54'11.02" N / 105°48'24.09" E
UTM coordinates 51P 458778.93841589 1293168.7883499 48P 586353.22940816 1758379.2959383
Time zone America/Chicago Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh
Airports Airports in Philippines: 188 Airports in Vietnam: 37
Straight distance from Philippines to Vietnam is 1874 kilometers (1165 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Philippines from Vietnam, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 11.697835 / 122.621754 (PH) and 15.903062 / 105.806693 (VN).


When trying to get from Philippines to Vietnam, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 1874 km / 1165 mil. Surely, both PH and VN are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.

Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of 11.697835 / 122.621754 and the arrival coordinates of 15.903062 / 105.806693.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Philippines to Vietnam is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 2 hours, 13 minutes. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.

Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from Philippines to Vietnam? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Philippines (PH)
Arrives in Vietnam (VN)
Philippines to Vietnam distance 1874 km / 1165 mil
Avg car duration 20 hours, 49 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 31 hours, 14 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 18 hours, 44 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 2 hours, 4 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between PH and VN is 1874 kilometers = 1165 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from PH to VN is 1874 kilometers = 1165 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to VN takes approximately 2 hours, 4 minutes.
It will take you about 31 hours, 14 minutes to drive from Philippines (PH) to Vietnam (VN), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Philippines from Vietnam.