How to buy a Vietnam mobile sim card at airport on arrival
 
 

📆 Updated: 22/2/2018               📝 750 words            ⏰ 3 minutes 

You must need to have a sim card for convenient communication and contact when you are in Vietnam, right? Let DichungTaxi help you with "How to buy a Vietnam mobile sim card at airport on arrival". 

Buying SimCard Vietnam
 

In Vietnam, at the international airports like Ho Chi Minh - Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN), Hanoi - Noi Bai International Airport (HAN), Da Nang International Airport (DAD), Nha Trang - Cam Ranh International Airport (CXR),...There will be some booths of operators selling simcards. 

Boots selling simcard
Booths selling simcard (Source: Internet)
 

In Vietnam, there are many operators selling simcard included: Vinaphone, Viettel, Mobiphone, Vietnammobile. 

Each operators will have different price for type of sim card and data for Internet (3G, 4G). 

We recommend that if you are a traveller for few days, you should choose Vinaphone or Viettel because they have some convenient package.

Vinaphone

Vinaphone have special promotion for tourists with tourism simcard: SIM INTERNET 3G, no need to top up just only 199.000 VND customers will have 2GB with hight speed 3G Data daily, 20.000 VND in main account and within 7 days. 

Besides that, they have other packages for another type called “BIG DATA” packages that get you more 3G data than the throttled packages BUT does not offer free throttled data after you hit the limit.

a) Packages with a hard cap on all data

Name of Package

Price of Package / 30 days

Amount of high-speed data

Cost of data thereafter

MI10

10,000đ

50 MB

25đ/50KB or 500đ per MB

MI30

25,000đ

150 MB

25đ/50KB

MI50

50,000đ

500 MB

25đ/50KB

M120

120,000đ

1.5 GB

25đ/50KB

 

b) Packages with throttled data after you reach a certain limit

Name of Package

Price of Package / 30 days

Amount of high-speed data

Cost of data thereafter

MAX

70,000đ

600 MB

Free (throttled 2G)

MAX100

100,000đ

1.2 GB

Free (throttled 2G)

MAX200

200,000đ

3 GB

Free (throttled 2G)

MAX300

300,000đ

30 GB

Free (throttled 2G)

 

c) “BIG DATA” packages: more 3G data off the bat but once you reach the limit, no throttled data

Name of Package

Price of Package / 30 days

Amount of high-speed data

Cost of data thereafter

BIG70

70,000đ

1.6 GB

None, must buy another package

BIG100

100,000đ

2.5 GB

None, must buy another package

BIG200

300,000đ (not a typo)

5.5 GB

None, must buy another package

BIG300

300,000đ

10 GB

None, must buy another package

 

d) “FastConnect” packages: data-only SIM card that can neither receive nor place calls

Name of Package

Price of Package / 30 days

Amount of high-speed data

Cost of data thereafter

F70

70,000đ

7 GB

FastConnect, cannot receive nor place

F90

90,000đ

9 GB

FastConnect, cannot receive nor place

F120

120,000đ

12 GB

FastConnect, cannot receive nor place

 

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Sim data

Dcom D50

(200.000VNĐ)

3,5Gb/30 days of high speed internet. After using 3,5Gb, you can use slow speed internet without fee + 50.000 VNĐ

Sim Data

Dcom D70

(280.000VNĐ)

7Gb/30 days of high speed internet. After using 7Gb, you can use slow speed internet without fee + 100.000VNĐ

Sim data

Dcom D90

(310.000VNĐ)

9Gb/30 days of high speed internet. After using 9Gb, you can use slow speed internet without fee + 100.000VNĐ

Sim call +

data 4G 4G90

(200.000VNĐ)

13GB Data of 4G internet (the first 10Gb used within a week, next 3Gb used within 30 days + 110.000 vnđ in your main account to call and text (internal network, external network, international network)

Sim call +

data 4G 4G125

(300.000VNĐ)

15GB Data of 4G internet (the first 10Gb used within a week, next 5Gb used within 30 days)+ 175.000 vnđ in your main account to call and text (internal network, external network, international network)


>>> We hope that you have already found useful information for your trip <<<
 

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