How to get from DA LAT to BUON MA THUOT?

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How do you get from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot (Dak Lak)? You can travel by bus/minivan, taxi/car or motorbike.

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    • Travel distance from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot in Dak Lak province is about 210 km by bus, minivan or car. There are 3 ways of transfer from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot – bus/minivan, private car or motorbike. The most popular option of transport to Buon Ma Thuot from Da Lat is to travel by tourist bus/minivan. Transfer by bus, minivan or minibus to Buon Ma Thuot takes about 5.5-6 hours and bus tickets cost about $5-10/pp. Bus is the most cheapest option of transfer. There is no railway between Da Lat and Buon Ma Thuot, and there are no direct flights between these cities (only flights with stopover in Saigon). Another option how you can travel to Buon Ma Thuot from Da Lat is to book your private car/taxi. Private car or taxi is the most fastest option of transport, but it is also the most expensive option. Transfer by private taxi/car from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot takes about 3 hours and it costs about $130-170/car.

From Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot you can travel by bus / minivan, taxi / car, motorbike.

    • The last way how you can reach Buon Ma Thuot is to travel on motorbike. This option is possible only for the most experienced motorbike drivers and IDP in Vietnam is necessary. Do not drive without your IDP in Vietnam! Travel time on motorbike from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot should be about 6-7 hours (but it can change). Buon Ma Thuot is the biggest city of Dak Lak province, there is an airport, but no railway. You should not miss this city if you are traveling via central highlands and you want to continue to central Vietnam, e.g. travel to Hoi An. The whole area of Dak Lak is known mainly for coffee production. It is said – there is the best coffee in the world. Houses, as in the north of Vietnam, are built on stilts. There are several waterfalls around the city, the most interesting are Dray Nur and Dray Sap, waterfalls are located about 25 km from the city. Waterfalls are not as extremely visited as other places. You can search and book bus tickets or taxi from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot easily online.

How do I get from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot?


1. BUS / MINIVAN from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot

    • from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot you can travel by local bus, minivan or minibus
    • bus companies from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot: Phuc Hai, Việt Tân – Đà Lạt, Tường Vi
    • transfer by bus or minivan from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot takes about 5.5 hours
    • bus ticket from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot costs about $5-10/pp
    • arrive at least 30 minutes before departure of the bus from Da Lat and present your voucher / e-ticket
    • buses depart and arrive to various bus stations from Da Lat and Buon Ma Thuot
    • you will receive your bus e-ticket to Buon Ma Thuot by email, ready to print or carry in your smartphone and present at the ticket counter of the station before boarding the bus in Da Lat
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The most popular option of getting to Buon Ma Thuot from Da Lat is to travel by bus,minivan or minibus (photo: Phuc Hai, Baolau).


2. TAXI / CAR from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot

    • another way of transport how to reach Buon Ma Thuot from Da Lat is to travel by private car, taxi
    • private car/taxi is the most comfortable and fastest way of transfer between Da Lat and Buon Ma Thuot
    • private taxi company to Buon Ma Thuot: Mailinh Taxi
    • transport by private car/taxi from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot takes about 3 hours
    • transfer by private car/taxi from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot costs about $130-170/car

3. Travel on motorbike from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot

    • from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot you can also travel on motorbike
    • this way of transfer is a good idea only for the most experienced motorbike drivers
    • you can rent your motorbike in Vietnam with Bikesboking icon-external-link-square
    • transfer on motorbike from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot takes about 7 hours
    • to rent a motorbike in Vietnam costs about $7-15/day
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From Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot you can also travel on motorbike, IDP for driving is necessary.


icon-question-circle FAQ + TIPS – Travel route from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot:

How to book tickets + flights from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot?

    • Book and buy bus tickets from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot online on Baolau.
    • It is also possible to search and book another tickets and routes.

How long does it take to get from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot?

    • Travel by bus, minivan or minibus from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot takes about 5.5-6 hours.
    • Travel by private car/taxi from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot takes about 3 hours.
    • Travel on motorbike from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot takes about 6-7 hours.

What is the travel distance from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot?

How much does it cost to travel from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot?

    • Transport by bus, minivan or minibus from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot costs about $5-10/pp.
    • Transport by private taxi/car from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot costs about $130-170/car.

What is the best + fast option of transfer from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot?

    • The best and fastest way of transport from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot in Vietnam is to travel by private car, taxi.

What is the cheapest option of transfer from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot?

    • The most cheapest way how to reach Buon Ma Thuot in Dak Lak province from Da Lat is to travel by bus, minivan or minibus. The most cheapest bus tickets to Buon Ma Thuot start already at $5/pp.

Is there a train connection from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot?

    • No, travel by train is not possible because there is no railway between Da Lat and Buon Ma Thuot.

Is there a direct flight from Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot?

    • No, there is no direct flight to Buon Ma Thuot from Da Lat. Buon Ma Thuot has an airport, but there are only some flights from Da Lat with stopover in Ho Chi Minh City – Tan Son Nhat Airport, but this way of transfer does not make a sense because it takes a lot of time.

Where you can travel from Buon Ma Thuot?

    • From Buon Ma Thuot in Dak Lak province you can travel to Da Nang in central Vietnam, there is a flight or tourist sleeper bus. There are also some buses or private taxi/car from Buon Ma Thuot to Nha Trang in southern Vietnam. Nha Trang is one of the most popular beach sites in this area.

Where to stay in Buon Ma Thuot? Hotel, resort or guesthouse?

    • Buon Ma Thuot in Dak Lak province offers mainly cheap hotels or guesthouses. There are also a few cheap low-cost homestays or bungalows for travelers around the city. Search and book your hotel / guesthouse in Buon Ma Thuot easily online > Book Hotel in Buon Ma Thuot.

Bus Schedule / Timetable – Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot + Bus Ticketsicon-angle-double-down

Bus Schedule - Da Lat to Buon Ma Thuot

Departs in Da Lat

Arrival in Buon Ma Thuot

Phuc Hai

07:00

13:00

Phuc Hai

10:00

15:30

Phuc Hai

13:00

18:30

Phuc Hai

17:00

23:00

Việt Tân - Đà Lạt

18:30

00:30

Việt Tân - Đà Lạt

18:00

23:00

Tường Vi

09:00

15:00

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Dray Nur Waterfall, will be the undeniable destination for the most wonderful Dak Lak journey, it is about 30 km from Buon Ma Thuot.
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Around the Buon Ma Thuot you can also see various lakes or visit Yok Don National Park.
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Dak Lak is known to be the coffee province of the country, accounting for almost one third of coffee production in .


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