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 Saudi Arabia

Book your flights from Saudi Arabia to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and travel in multi award-winning luxury on the most advanced aircraft available.

Major Airports in Saudi Arabia

For travel from Riyadh, the major airport is King Khalid International Airport (RUH). This is a huge airport; it serves over 13 million passengers a year and has an attached VIP terminal.

When flying out of Dammam, the closest airport is King Fahd International Airport (DMM). This is the largest airport in terms of area in the world, though it serves a relatively small number of passengers by comparison.

Airport Transportation in Saudi Arabia

Taxis to King Khalid International Airport are available throughout the city. Authorised taxis carry the airport logo and it is compulsory that they have meters. There are no buses to the King Khalid International Airport, but it is possible to get shuttles to and from nearby hotels.

Buses to King Fahd International Airport travel from all nearby cities and the fares are reasonable. Taxis to King Fahd International Airport are also available and take about 60 minutes from the centre of Dammam. At present there is no train service to either of the airports.

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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.

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