The spacious Bus Station at 23/9 Park is located right in the Saigon Backpacker Area so that it is one of the most popular bus stations to travelers, especially who travel Ho Chi Minh City on a budget.
General information about Bus Station at 23/9 Park
Location: 23/9 Park, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City. The bus station is bordered by Pham Ngu Lao, Le Lai, Nguyen Trai, Ton That Tung Streets. CLICK HERE to see the location of the bus station on Google Maps.
Name: former Saigon Bus Operation Station Pham Ngu Lao, Bus Station at 23/9 Park, 23/9 Park Bus Station, Cong Vien 23 Thang 9 Bus Station.
From 2010 to 2017, a part of 23/9 Park which is bordered by Pham Ngu Lao, Le Lai, Nguyen Trai, Ton That Tung Streets functioned as the temporary Saigon Bus Operation Station. So that you can read some articles about Saigon Bus Operation Station Pham Ngu Lao or Saigon Bus Operation Station at 23/9 Park.
In recent, Saigon Bus Operation Station was moved to Ham Nghi Street. The bus station is still a big hub for public buses in Ho Chi Minh City. Now it is usually called 23/9 Park Bus Station or Bus Station at 23/9 Park.
The government plans to restore 23/9 Park and the bus station will be moved soon. There will be an underground bus station at the park. The information will be updated on time.
However, there is no change because backpackers can catch a bus at the Thai Binh Market Bus Station on Pham Ngu Lao Street.
Bus Station at 23/9 Park
The Bus Station at 23/9 Park is rather spacious so that it can host a large number of buses from different districts of the city. The area has lots of green trees, bus stops have shelters to protect passengers from the sun and the rain. The bus station has two gates including one entry gate and one exit gate. Passengers should take care when going through the gates because there are many buses and the traffic is very dangerous.
23/9 Park Bus Station features electronic displays to provide information about bus routes, arrival time, etc.