Distance from Singapore to Vietnam

Name Singapore Vietnam
Country flag Flag of Singapore Flag of Vietnam
Country ISO code SG / SGP VN / VNM
Continent Asia Asia
Continent code AS AS
Capital Singapore Hanoi
Total cities 83 12321
Cost of living Cost of living in Singapore Cost of living in Vietnam
DD coordinates 1.314663 / 103.845409 15.903062 / 105.806693
DMS coordinates 1°18'52.79" N / 103°50'43.47" E 15°54'11.02" N / 105°48'24.09" E
UTM coordinates 48N 371547.81191785 145339.72630317 48P 586353.22940816 1758379.2959383
Time zone Asia/Singapore Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh
Airports Airports in Singapore: 8 Airports in Vietnam: 37
Straight distance from Singapore to Vietnam is 1636 kilometers (1017 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Singapore from Vietnam, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 1.314663 / 103.845409 (SG) and 15.903062 / 105.806693 (VN).


When trying to get from Singapore to Vietnam, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 1636 km / 1017 mil. Surely, both SG 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 1.314663 / 103.845409 and the arrival coordinates of 15.903062 / 105.806693.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Singapore to Vietnam is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 1 hour, 56 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 Singapore 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 Singapore (SG)
Arrives in Vietnam (VN)
Singapore to Vietnam distance 1636 km / 1017 mil
Avg car duration 18 hours, 10 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 27 hours, 16 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 16 hours, 21 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 1 hour, 49 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 SG and VN is 1636 kilometers = 1017 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 SG to VN is 1636 kilometers = 1017 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to VN takes approximately 1 hour, 49 minutes.
It will take you about 27 hours, 16 minutes to drive from Singapore (SG) to Vietnam (VN), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Singapore from Vietnam.