Current time in Vietnam


5:38 p.m.
May 21, 2024

Local time in Vietnam

The time in Vietnam is 7 hours ahead of UTC and 11 hours ahead of Ashburn. The timezone in Vietnam is UTC+7. Vietnam is not using Daylight Saving Time (DST) but used to in the past. The last DST transition was in 1975.

Details for the time in Vietnam

Current time
5:38 p.m.
IANA time zone Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh
Your time difference 11 hours ahead of Ashburn
UTC time difference UTC+7
7 hours ahead of UTC

Vietnam Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Vietnam is not using Daylight Saving Time.


Vietnam uses Indochina Time ICT. ICT is UTC +0700. Vietnam's latitude and longitude is 16° 0' N and 106° 0' E. Therefore being seven hours ahead of UTC is perfect for Vietnam. Due to its low latitude the country has no use for daylight savings time.

Important cities in Vietnam

The current time in some important cities in Vietnam is shown below.

Time in Vietnam