After more than 2 months operated the high quality bus route 109 to carry more than 1,000 passengers in Tan Son Nhat International airport every day, on May 19th 2016, Southern Airport Transportation JSC (SATSCO) – member of Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) continued to operate the new shuttle bus No.49 between airport and HCMC center area in order to provide a better transportation service for the demands of citizens and foreign visitors.
As well as the bus route No.109, the Shuttle Bus No.49 is built up and operates with its aim to 5 star standards. All the buses are imported from Korea according to public passenger transport standards in developed countries: a modern design with a capacity of 29 passengers, free WIFI, satisfies European emissions and safety standards. Besides that all the serving staff on the buses are well and professional trained and able to communicate in English.
The most different thing of the No.49 buses comparing to traditional buses that they will go directly from the airport to locations in the city center and big hotels in district 1 without stopping at the public bus stations.
Operation hours: From 5:30 am to 0:30 am next day
Travelling time: 30-40 minutes
Frequency: 15-20 minutes/trip
Route: International Arrival Terminal → Domestic Terminal Terminal → Truong Son → Tran Quoc Hoan → Hoang Van Thu → Nguyen Van Troi → Nam Ky Khoi Nghia → Le Duan → Cong xa Paris → Dong Khoi → Dong Du → Hai Ba Trung → Ton Duc Thang → Ham Nghi → Ben Thanh → Pham Ngu Lao → Nguyen Trai → Le Lai → Nguyen Thi Nghia → Cach Mang Thang Tam → Dien Bien Phu → Nam Ky Khoi Nghia → Nguyen Van Troi → Phan Dinh Giot → Truong Son → International Arrival Terminal.