The railway will go through five provinces, including HCM City, Long An, Tien Giang, Vinh Long and Can Tho with a total length of 191-kilometres and design speed of 200 km/h.

As expected, the starting point in HCM City will be located in Thu Thiem station or Hoa Hung station and the ending point will be Cai Rang station, Can Tho province. The project has a total investment of $4 billion invested by the Vietnam Railway Administration and is expected to complete a detailed project planning in 2013.

Saigon Giai Phong - November 14, 2012