Visit the beautiful City of Lights, and travel there in style, thanks to regular flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Paris with Qatar Airways. Arrive in the elegant French capital after a smooth and relaxing journey on board our modern, state-of-the art aircraft. Savour the quiet sophistication and let attentive cabin crew make your long-haul journey truly special with award-winning service, delicious cuisine and a friendly smile, whether you are travelling for business or pleasure.
Paris, also known as La Ville Lumière or City of Lights, is an epicentre of European culture and history. An immensely diverse place, the French capital offers visitors everything from world-famous landmarks, such as the Eiffel tower, to 5-star dining in a variety of exquisite restaurants. This cultural and financial heart of France is hugely popular with tourists and business travellers, and at Qatar Airways we take you there in comfort and style from departure points all around the world.
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.
Fly to Paris with Qatar Airways and you’ll be landing in the most romantic city in the world. Famed for its art, culture, fashion and of course its food, Paris has well and truly earned its name as the ‘City of Light.’ A vivid blend of old and ultra-new, Paris is also France’s commercial and financial epicentre.
From the Arc de Triomphe to the Eiffel Tower, the banks of the Seine to the Champs-Elysees, Paris is full of iconic landmarks. Plunge underground and explore the catacombs, or marvel at the exquisite architecture of Notre Dame. A flight to Paris with Qatar Airways will give you the chance to discover all that Paris has to offer.
Any trip to Paris wouldn’t be complete without visiting some of the city’s famous galleries and museums. View some of the world’s foremost art treasures at Musée du Louvre, including the most famous paintings in the world - Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, and the Venus de Milo of ancient Greece. If your taste is more for modern art then explore the work of Pablo Picasso at the Picasso Museum.
Paris is also renowned for its exquisite fashion taste and shopping opportunities. boutiques of Saint Honore and Avenue Montaigne are the place to go to find the latest trends and designs.
As one of the world’s foremost cities of culture, you will find many leisure options on every corner in the city. Whether you’re looking for cabaret, theatre, live music or sports, you’ll rarely find that there’s nothing to do on a day or evening in Paris.
Flights to Paris with Qatar Airways land at Charles de Gaulle Airport. 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 Paris please check the visa and passport requirements.
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