TAN SON NHAT SAIGON AIRPORT
The Tan Son Nhat Saigon Airport is the largest International airport in Vietnam and serving the Ho Chi Minh City as well as the rest of southeastern Vietnam. Saigon airport has two terminals with separate sections for international and domestic flights. Airport can be reached with 30 minutes ride from Pham Ngu Lao district.
The French government built the airport in the 1930s and named it Tan Son Nhat International Airport. During the Vietnam War, Tan Son Nhat Air Base was used by both the United States and the South Vietnamese Air Force (VNAF).
Besides, Tan Son Nhat airport in South Vietnam’s main airport and one of the busiest airports in the world. The airport’s IATA code, SGN is taken from the city’s former name of Saigon.
Moreover, International terminal has coffee shop, a restaurant/bar, a couple of duty-free stores, and few small stalls selling souvenirs. There is also free WIFI and money exchange.