Free and Share Wifi Networks At Tan Son Nhat Airport Vietnam

Tuesday, 21/07/2020

Tan Son Nhat International Airport (IATA airport code SGN) located on Truong Son, Ward 2, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City. The airport is just 7 km to the city centre.

Ho Chi Minh internartional airport  has 2 operating terminals: T1 Domestic Terminal and T2 International Terminal connected by the public hall on the ground floor.

Free and Share Wifi Networks At Tan Son Nhat Airport Vietnam

Is there free and share Wi-Fi networks at Tan Son Nhat International Airport?
Yes. The free Wi-Fi service at SGN is provided by Tan Son Nhat International Airport so you may choose user name: "FreeWifi TanSonNhat AirPort" then connect your device.
Is there a time limit on free Wi-Fi connections at SGN?
Yes, free sessions last for 240 minutes.
How do I connect to and use the free and share Wi-Fi netwoks at SGN?
To connect to SGN passenger Wi-Fi, use your device to connect to SSID .TSN Free Wifi Express as shown below
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Some information about Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN Airport), SGN geographical coordinates are 10° 49' 8.0 N 106° 39' 7.0 E
It is 10206 km from London and 14297 km from New York.There are no other major airports near Tan Son Nhat International Airport.Tan Son Nhat International Airport is 18.9 m above sea level
It has 2 runways. The longest is 3040.9 m in length and the widest is 45.1 m wide.

The tourist review for a wifi free password at Tan Son Nhat airport  as below:
"I was at the airport a couple of weeks ago and was using the free wifi after I passed immigration it worked well you just need to accept there terms or something like that from memory there wasnt english translation on part of the website so it took a couple of goes to logon"

Also my windows equipped laptop warned me about the connection wasnt safe but didnt have a problem it didnt time out either after an hours use 
I was there and the wifi can vary from spot to spot and terminal to terminal.There is always Starbucks and the wifi will always be stronger there. Have fun.

If you are at the Tan Son Nhat international airport and stay on the landside of the terminal waiting for check-in to open  the Confetti Lounge has good free wifi . 

T1 – Domestic terminal: A lot of domestic flights depart from and arriving here every day. Consisting of 2 floors, the domestic terminal’s layout is extremely simple to move through.
The ground floor: Domestic arrival hall and baggage claim
The first floor: Domestic departure hall

T2 – International terminal: This terminal was constructed with four floors and is much newer than the domestic one. The four floors of the international terminal are busy around the clock.
The ground floor: International arrival hall, connecting counter & baggage claim and exit
The first floor: International arrival hall, immigration area, landing visa counter
The third floor: Departure terminal, check in counters
The fourth floor: Cafés, restaurants and entertainment
Upon arrival, you will go through these areas: arrival gate – landing visa counter (if required) – immigration area – ground floor – baggage claim – arrival hall. The total time needed for this procedure is less than 20 minutes without the visa step and up to one hour with the visa step. Check if you need a Vietnam visa prior to arrival to avoid any troubles.
Tourists taking domestic flights from Tan Son Nhat airport please turn right after exiting to reach the domestic terminal. If your next flight is to Noi Bai airport,click here to read the Hanoi Noi Bai International airport guide.

2. Available services at Tan Son Nhat international airport
You can use a varied array of Tan Son Nhat airport services to ensure a more comfortable airport experience.

2.1. Internet (free)
Accessing the airport Wi-Fi “FreeWifi TanSonNhat Airport” or “TSN Free Wifi Express” is free at both domestic and international terminals, however, sometimes the Wifi system disconnects. You will need to open your browser to log in. It is just a log in screen and you do not need a password to connect.

2.2. Information desk
Airport information desk provides all aviation information you may need in English and Vietnamese. If you need instant support contact them opposite C, D gate (T1 terminal); arrival hall, counter opposite C, D gate and waiting lounge (T2 terminal). Brochures and city maps are complimentary.

Free and Share Wifi Networks At Tan Son Nhat Airport Vietnam

2.3. SIM cards
Vietnamese SIM cards can be easily purchased near the exit of the airport terminal. One should cost you from USD 9 – 13. You need to show your passport to register a tourist SIM, which you can then check if it is working by texting ‘TTTB’ then sending to 1414. Viettel, Vietnamobile, Vinaphone and Mobifone are the most popular providers in Vietnam.

2.4. Money exchange.
Banks and currency exchange in Tan Son Nhat airport offer good exchange rates, although you may find it a little bit lower in local jewellery shops. You can find currency exchanges at both the departure hall and the arrival hall of the international terminal. VietinBank is opposite D2 entrance of the domestic terminal.

ATMs in Ho Chi Minh airport are operated by various banks Vietcombank, Vietinbank, BIDV, ANZ, CitiBank, Shinhan Bank, etc. In the international terminal there are five machines set near column 14 and column 3. In the domestic terminal there are six machines at the D2 entrance. Check the current Vietnam bank exchange rate by clicking Vietcombank or VietinBank.

2.5. Shopping
Duty free shops are scattered inside the security area and on the check-in hall. However, the number of shop is quite few so do shopping at city centre will be better. You can get VAT refund at near gate 6-9 on the 2nd floor of international terminal.

2.6. Restaurant
Airport food courts in Tan Son Nhat serve both vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals in Vietnamese style and western style. You can find them in both terminal. Restaurants stay open till 11 pm.

2.7. Airport lounge
Both single visit passes and lounge memberships allow you to enter the airport lounge area. If you are not flying business class then you can pay at the door to enter any lounge. There is more than one lounge for you to choose from, all of which provide air-conditioner, food and beverage, conference facility, disabled access, flight information monitors, newspapers, television and Wi-Fi. Normally the price is from USD 25/person for 3 hours for single pass and different membership plans. None has a sleeping facility.

Apricot Lounge and Lotus Lounge in the international terminal have modern showers.

Le Saigonnais Business Lounge:
Location: in front of gate 11 domestic lounge, next to Lotus Lounge
Open time: 04:30 am - 11:00 am

Apricot Lounge:
Location: midway between boarding gates at the first floor of international lounge

Open time: 06:00 am – 02:00 am

Orchid Lounge Lounge: 
Location: near gate 10- 14, 2nd floor of international terminal

Open time: 06:00 am – 02:00 am

Lotus Lounge:

Location: level 1 of domestic terminal, level 3 of international terminal
Open time:  06:00 am – 00:00 am
2.8. Other services
Luggage storage

You can have airport staff keep your luggage while you are moving around. Contact the counter at column 13, 14 ground floor of T2 terminal, opening 7am – 11pm. The price is VND 27.500/piece/hour for less than 10 hours, VND 275.000/piece for less than 24 hours

Luggage packing

To protect your luggage, you can use this service at the area D2, A, B and near the elevator of T1 terminal; gate D1, D2 of T2 terminal. The price range from VND 80.000 – 100.000 (USD4 – 5) depending on the baggage size.

Smoking rooms

In public areas, smoking is prohibited. You can use the smoking room opposite gate 14 in the departure hall, domestic terminal or opposite gate 15 – 18 departure hall, international area.

Showers and spa

Besides the fully serviced shower of the business lounge, you can find a free airport shower opposite gate 25 in the international terminal. Massage is opposite gate 10 of domestic terminal and near gate 6-9 of international terminal.

Rest zone

For those who are waiting to board you can relax at the Relaxing zone near gate 6-9 on the 2nd floor. Price is USD 5 for one hour with a complimentary soft drink. Another is the Sleeping zone near gate 21- 24 on the second floor. The price is USD 7 for one hour for a sleep box equipped with pillows, drink, towels, lamps, power outlets, etc. Sleep chair is free.
- Family services (free) 

Children entertainment is set up near gate 21 – 22 departure hall T2 terminal; this service is free for children and families. The area covers 40m2 and provides a safe soft ground, LEGOs, slides, clay etc.

Drinking water (free)

Everyone can find free drinking water near gates 5, 10 and 16 in the departure hall of the domestic airport; gate 15, 16 and 18 in the departure hall of the international airport; gates 1 and 6 in the arrival hall

Mobile charging (free)

If you left your charger in the checked baggage, don’t worry as there are free mobile charging stations near the check-in kiosk of the domestic terminal and opposite gates: 10 – 11, 11 – 12, 16 – 17. 

Medical services

Fully-staffed medical services at the airport function 24/24. Contact the hotline (08) 38 485 383 for any emergency case. Medical room is located near D2 entrance at the domestic terminal, boarding gate 17-18 and A2 entrance gate at international terminal.

3. How to transfer from Tan Son Nhat airport to city centre (district 1,3,5, Tan Binh district) and vicinity?

Taxi transfers from Tan Son Nhat airport to hotel in the city centre does not take much time as it’s just 7 km away. For those who have an early flight or transit time in Saigon airport, staying at an airport hotel or a downtown hotel is convenient and possible to get back to the airport quickly if needed. From the airport terminal you can take one of these transportation services all with reasonable prices.

3.1. Car rental booking application
Utilizing your smartphone connected to the airport’s free Wi-Fi, you can book a car via a booking platform like the Grab, similar to Uber, is a cross Asian company blooming in Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, etc. The final price shown before your confirmation usually goes from VND 150,000 – VND 250,000 from 8$USD-11$USD, depending on the traffic demand. You will need to walk to the outside lane to get picked up. Take note of the license plate number on the app as most drivers cannot speak English.
3.2. Ho Chi Minh airport taxi transfers to hotel

Taxi trasnfers service at Tan Son Nhat airport will cost you around VND200,000 (USD9) for the distance from the airport to district 1. The airport taxi drivers can charge you on a fixed price or calculate on the meter. Always ask before getting in the car and use trusted companies like Mai Linh Taxi: 028 3838 3838; Noi Bai taxi: 028 3842 4242; Saigon Taxi 028 3823 2323. or :

3.3. Motorcycle taxi
Motorcycle is the most popular transportation in Vietnam. It is cheaper, faster and way more fun than a car. To catch one, you need to walk outside to the airport parking. This will cost you just USD 3 – 4 dollars and even cheaper if you book via the Grab application. However if you travel with lots of baggage this will not be suitable.

3.4. Airport bus transfers service
An economical choice but the buses will take you 2 – 3 times longer to transfer to the city centre. The bus is always crowded so keep eyes on your luggage always. You can ask the driver to drop you near your address as sometimes they skip a station if no one asks to get off. Local buses usually pick up outside the terminal. Look for these bus numbers (152, 109, 49, 119), they are all equipped with air-conditioner.
3.5. Private car rental with driver
Last but not least if you are looking for a hassle free pick up then a private car booked in advance will assure it. This service is provided by or an online transportation service. Driver will be waiting for you at the arrival hall with your name on a card. He is happy to assist you with your luggage and transfer you to your hotel. The price is reasonable, around USD20/group for a 7 seat car.

Above all, private car is the most convenient transportation option. You are escorted with door-to-door service. Further a private car can be rented if you want to transfer directly to the best southern beaches in Vietnam like Muine, Cantho, Cai be, Ben Tre, Nha Trang, Dalat, Moc Bai border.

You may view some taxi fare transfers from Ho Chi Minh airport to: from 10$USD. from 159$USD from 84$USD from 69$USD from 69$USD from 65$USD from 159$USD from 159$USD from 195$USD from 84$USD

Note: On national holidays in Vietnam, except for Tết (Vietnamese New Year), Vietnamese people like to travel domestically so the streets are always crowded. The taxi fare may be a little bit higher and unfortunately you may face difficulties with the lack of transportation. It is recommended to depart to the airport earlier on these days. If possible, book an airport pick-up in advance.

Vietnamese public holidays:
Sept 2nd, 2020: National Day
Jan 1st, 2021: New Year’s Day
Feb 10th – Feb 11th, 2021: Days before Vietnamese New Year
Jan 12th – Jan 15th, 2021: Vietnamese New Year
Apr 21st, 2021: Hung Kings Commemorations
Apr 30th, 2021: Reunification Day
May 1st, 2021: International Labour Day

Ho Chi Minh airport is an extremely busy airport but we hope with this guidance you will have the best experience of moving and going through immigration. The traffic in Vietnam is quite complex, so choose the most credited transportation for your arrival transfer. Again, please check if you require a Vietnam visa prior to arrival.

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