Arriving in Ho Chi Minh City

Book your flights to Ho Chi Minh City with Etihad Airways and prepare to appreciate one of the most dynamic city destinations in the world.

Plan Your Ho Chi Minh City Holiday

There are countless reasons to travel to Ho Chi Minh City. The city is festooned with reminders of its historic and cultural heritage adjacent to new office blocks and shopping precincts. Ho Chi Minh City has numerous museums and galleries as well as being home to literally hundreds of individual theatres and cinemas.

The weather in Ho Chi Minh City is determined by the dry and wet seasons. The dry season is from December to April and contains the Christmas and Lunar New Year celebrations. We advise booking your tickets to Ho Chi Minh City well in advance if you wish to travel in this peak season. The wet season runs from May to November, but the rains come and go very quickly and key events such as Reunification Day take place in this season. This is the time to find cheap hotels in Ho Chi Minh City. Visit our Deals section to find flight deals to Ho Chi Minh City all year round.

Flying from Portugal

Book your flights from Portugal to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and enjoy fine dining and entertainment during your flight.

Major Airports in Portugal

In Lisbon, the capital city of Portugal, international flights depart from the Portela Airport (LIS). There are two passenger terminals; Terminal 1 is located in the main building and handles international flights and arrivals, and, to the south, Terminal 2 serves departures for domestic flights only. Parking is available next to Terminal 1 with a shuttle service operating between the two.

Flights from the Algarve region depart from Faro International Airport (FAO). This airport has a single terminal with a wide range of amenities including ATMs, currency exchange booth, and post office. Shops offer leather goods, sunglasses, and locally made handicrafts.

Airport Transportation in Portugal

The Aerobus service offers regular connections between Portela Airport and central points in the city. The bus to Portela Airport from Lisbon city centre takes about 20 minutes. There is no train to Portela Airport.

Getting a taxi to Faro Airport is the best option with the airport located approximately 4 km from Faro City Centre (10 minutes). Taxies in Faro are convenient and affordable, and have some of the lowest fares in the country.

Our Routes

Interested in Ho Chi Minh City? Consider Almaty

Take one of Etihad Airways’ flights to Almaty and discover a city of fountains and lakes. This city will surprise you with its modern character and natural landscapes that are so beautiful that they take your breath away.

Plan Your Almaty Holiday

Travel to Almaty and discover a world that for a long time remained hidden from the European traveller. In the Tengri Umai Gallery you'll find an amazing selection of Soviet and local artists’ work, in the Central State Museum you will learn the history of Kazakhstan, and in the exclusive Arasan Baths you will be able to balance your mind and body through either Turkish, Finnish, or Russian methods.

If you purchase tickets to Almaty during the summer, you can explore the stunning Trans-Ili Alatau on horseback and refresh yourself in Alpine Lakes. If you take advantage of the off-peak season flight deals to Almaty, you can see these same areas under a beautiful blanket of snow and also enjoy winter sports. As this country has not yet been exposed to international tourism, it will be relatively easy to find cheap hotels in Almaty, except in the month of September, which is the busiest month of the year.

Recently flown routes