All About The Phu Quoc Ferry To The Island
There are two ways to get to Phu Quoc Island by sea:
1. Fast Ferry from Ha Tien or Rach Gia
2. Slow Ferry from Ha Tien only
1. Fast Ferry
To fastest way to get to Phu Quoc Island by sea is by taking the “Fast Ferry” offered by the Speedboat Corporation. The ferry is called the “Superdong” and it has only two routes: Rach Gia – Phu Quoc and Ha Tien – Phu Quoc. The total travel time is roughly 2 hours and 35 minutes. The total carrying capacity for the ferry is 306 passengers and 8 tonnes of cargo. All boats leaving the Vietnam mainland will dock at Vong Beach on Phu Quoc Island. At Vong Beach there will be taxis and shared minibuses waiting for you to take your destination.
Fast Ferry Schedule: Rach Gia <-> Phu Quoc Island Route
The following is a schedule table for the Rach Gia Phu Quoc Island sea route for both the dry and wet season:
Fast Ferry Schedule: Ha Tien <-> Phu Quoc Route
The following is a regular season schedule table for the Ha Tie Phu Quoc Island sea route:
The following is a high season & holiday season schedule table for the Ha Tie Phu Quoc Island sea route:
Fast Ferry Fares
Frequently Asked Questions About The Fast Ferry
What to expect aboard the Superdong Ferry?
The Superdong ferry transports people and cargo, sometimes even live animals so prepare yourself for an onslaught of various odors. Once you enter the ferry your bags will be safely stored for you and then you will make your way to your assigned seat, which is posted on your ferry ticket. The cabin is air conditioned and equipped with a large television that plays various Vietnamese shows to occupy your time. There is also a karaoke machine onboard. At the very back there is an open air area where you can either enjoy the fresh air and view or, like some of the locals, vomit. Sea sickness can be a problem for some, especially during the wet season. There is also a bathroom on the boat.
How can I book a ferry ticket?
There are 3 ways to purchase a ferry ticket: 1) From a travel agent, 2)Directly from Phu Quoc (Vong Beach), Ha Tien or Rach Gia Port, or 3) By contacting the Superdong company (see below).
Phu Quoc Island
Address: 10, 30/4 street, 2th Block, Duong Dong Town
Tel: 0773 980
Hotline: 0919 664 660
Ho Chi Minh City
Address: 12, Nguyen Ngoc Loc, 14 Ward, 10 District
Tel:: (08)38 666 333
Rach Gia City
Address: 14, Tu Do Street, Vinh Thanh Ward
Tel: (077)3 877 742
Ha Tien Town
Address: 11, Tran Hau Street, Binh San Ward
*Note: During the high season and holiday season, the ferry tickets sell out fast so book accordingly.
Can I take my motorbike or bicycle on the Superdong ferry?
Yes you can, for an additional fee. The crew will load and unload your 2 wheeler for you.
2. Slow Ferry
The “slow” ferry is a large ferry that transports people as well as vehicles and heavy machinery. The slow ferry departs Da Chong Port in Ha Tien and arrives in Phu Quoc at Thanh Thoi Port near Thom Village. The total travel time out at sea is about 3 hours.