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5-star service with a smile, spacious modern seating, and award-winning delicious onboard cuisine – these are just some of the benefits you can expect when you fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Manchester with Qatar Airways. Reach the famous British city of Manchester ready for your business trip or holiday, after a flight that achieves a flawless and premium standard of comfort from start to finish.
Manchester is one of the largest cities in the UK and considered by some to be its cultural capital. Whether it’s the vibrant music scene, museums or general ambience, Manchester has culture on every street corner. Vibrant and friendly, the people of Manchester welcome all their guests with open arms. You'll also find plenty of luxury hotels, international restaurants and modern shopping centres.
Bright, modern and currently handling around 22million passengers a year, Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport demonstrates just how quickly this thriving location is developing and growing on the international stage.
Passengers flying from Ho Chi Minh City with Qatar Airways will experience a vibrant and efficient air hub, where the emphasis is placed squarely on the passenger experience. Staff are friendly and incredibly helpful, while the airport’s layout makes it easy to navigate your way around.
Parking and transportation
Buses and taxis run regularly from the centre of Ho Chi Minh City to the airport. However, be wary of unofficial taxis, and ensure that your taxi is operated by either Mai Linh or Vinasun.
Hotels in the centre of the city will be happy to pre-book taxis or limousine services to the airport on your behalf. Bus 152 runs from Ben Thanh Market in the city centre to the airport, and there may be an additional charge if you have a lot of luggage. Parking for both short and long-term stays is located immediately outside the airport entrance.
Arriving at Tan Son Nhat International Airport
Passengers flying from Ho Chi Minh City depart from the International terminal (Terminal 2). This is a relatively new terminal and as such facilities such as check in counters, boarding areas and departure lounges are spacious, efficient and very clean. A VIP lounge is available for first and business class travellers.
Facilities and amenities
ATMs and a Bureau de Change is available, and while there isn’t a huge choice of retail and shopping outlets, the quality of the shops that are available is exceptionally good, with local souvenirs, luxury leather goods and duty free all available.
There are a number of food vendors selling Vietnamese cuisine and some restaurants serving more international menus, but be aware that the choice becomes more limited once you have gone through security. Wi-Fi is available in some areas.
Home to one of the most famous football teams in the world, Manchester is the powerhouse of the north of England, and an up-and-coming communication and broadcasting hub that is now also home to BBC. Fly to Manchester with Qatar Airways and you’ll have the chance to explore this thriving city and all it has to offer.
Manchester is well known for its lively entertainment, music and theatre scene, but just a few miles from its busy centre is some of England’s most beautiful countryside, including the Wirral, the Lake District and the Peak District. A flight to Manchester with Qatar Airways gives you the opportunity to discover the delights of the north-west of England for yourself.
The Museum of Science and Industry and the waterways of the Manchester Ship Canal give you a fascinating glimpse into the city’s past as the epicentre of the Industrial Revolution.
For football fans (and particularly those of MUFC), a tour around the legendary turf of Old Trafford is an essential stop.
Manchester has plenty of museums and cultural attractions, including the Gallery of English Costume, the Imperial War Museum North, and the People’s History Museum.
The eponymous Manchester Museum contains a selection of more ancient exhibits dating to the time of the dinosaurs and Ancient Egypt.
Flights to Manchester with Qatar Airways land at Manchester Airport’s Terminal 2. Visa restrictions for entry into the country will depend on your country of origin, length of stay and whether your trip is for business or pleasure.
Before you fly to Manchester please check the visa and passport requirements.
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