Tourists now can say goodbye to the exhausting 13-hour slow boats to welcome the high-speed boat Vung Tau – Con Dao Express 36 which cuts the travel time to only 03 hours. If the long-hour boat transfer between Vung Tau and Con Dao used to discourage you to visit the beautifully hidden islands, then you can take it easy to sit on the speedboat that is operated by Phu Quoc Express Joint-Stock Company.
On February 14, 2019, in Cau Da Port in Vung Tau City, Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province, the Phu Quoc Express Joint-Stock Company inaugurated the operation of the two-body high-speed boat named Con Dao Express 36. On February 15, 2019, the Con Dao Express 36 officially begin serving passengers who travel in the Vung Tau – Con Dao routes.
It is the largest two-body high-speed boat in Vietnam that is 47m long, 12m wide, and with the capacity of 598 passengers. The speedboat is equipped with four Roll – Royce MTU machines that can reach the maximum speed of 35 sea miles/hour (equivalent to 60km/hour). With this speed, it only takes three hours from Vung Tau to Con Dao and vice versa, instead of the 13-hour slow boats. So you see, the Vung Tau Con Dao speedboat 36 cuts the travel time from 13 hours to 3 hours only.
This super speedboat is scheduled to depart from Cau Da Port (Vung Tau City) to Ben Dam Port (Con Dao Island) at 08:00 AM and return at 1:30 PM on the same day. The ticket ranges from VND 660.000 (the standard) to VND 1.200.000 (the VIP). On the occasion of the inauguration, the Con Dao Express 36 offers a 20% discount off the ticket prices for all passengers in this February 2019. Con Dao Island Package Tour Vietnam becomes now more affordable!