APL: North South Express (NS1) Service adds direct call to Ho Chi Minh

As part of APL’s continuous effort to enhance their network coverage, they have informed that North South Express (NS1) service will make a direct call to Ho Chi Minh.

NS1 New Port Rotation: Gwangyang – Busan – Kaohsiung – Ho Chi Minh – Port Klang Westport – Singapore – Haiphong – Kaohsiung – Gwangyang

NS1 - Ho Chi Minh

Effective Sailing Date:
Vessel and voyage TBA, ETA Gwangyang 21 February 2019


  • Direct service linking Taiwan, Korea, Vietnam (Haiphong & Ho Chih Minh), Singapore and Malaysia (Port Klang Westport)
  • Connects to APL’s extensive network via Kaohsiung, Singapore and Port Klang (Westport)
  • Competitive transit times between North Asia and Southeast Asia
  • Shuttle service between Korea and Kaohsiung

For more information, please contact your local APL representative.

Source: APL

Image (Map) Source: Ocean Insights