How to get from HAI PHONG to NINH BINH?

How to get from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh
How to get from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh? You can travel by bus and book tickets online.

 Bus – Hai Phong to Ninh Binh
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    • Ninh Binh is a top tourist place, this place offers a lot of interesting historical places. If you travel from the north – from Hai Phong, to the south of Vietnam, you should definitely visit this places. There you can visit for example famous Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex, Tam Coc, Bich Dong Pagoda, Van Long Nature Reserve, Hang Mua (Mua Caves)… How long to stay in Ninh Binh? You can stay there about 3-4 days, rent a motorbike or bicycle and explore this very nice and historical place on your own. From Ninh Binh you can continue to central Vietnam. There are 3 options how you can travel to Ninh Binh from Hai Phong – by bus, train via Hanoi or private car/taxi.
    • You can book bus e-tickets from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh online on 12go.asia icon-external-link-square

From Hai Phong to Ninh Binh you can travel by bus, train or private taxi/car.

    • Travel distance from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh is about 150-160 km. There is only one way (if you do not have your own motorbike or private transport) how to get to Ninh Binh from Hai Phong – you can travel by bus. Travel by bus to Ninh Binh can take about 2.5-3 hours. Bus ticket from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh costs about $7-14/pp. You can also travel by train of Vietnam Railways – you can take a train to Hanoi and in Hanoi you can take another train to Ninh Binh. Travel by train from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh via Hanoi takes about 6 hours and it costs about $6-10/pp. There is no direct train connnection and no flight from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh. The last way how to travel is a private car or taxi. There are also some tourist buses from Cat Ba Island to Ninh Binh. From Tam Coc in Ninh Binh you can travel to Phong Nha.

How do I get from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh?


1. BUS from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh

    • you can travel by tourist bus from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh
    • travel by bus from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh takes about 2.5-3 hours
    • comfortable and modern tourist buses of Hoang Long company
    • one-way bus ticket from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh costs about $7-14/pp
    • Book your bus e-tickets from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh on 12go.asia icon-external-link-square
    • you will receive your bus e-tickets to Ninh Binh by email, ready to print or carry in your smartphone or tablet and present before boarding the bus/train, read carefully the instructions before you book your tickets

2. BUS / TRAIN from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh (via Hanoi)

You can also travel by train, but first, you have to travel by train from Hai Phong to Hanoi and from Hanoi you can take another train to Ninh Binh. There is no direct train connection from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh.

A) BUS or TRAIN from Hai Phong to Hanoi

    • from Hai Phong to Hanoi you can travel by bus or train
    • travel by bus/train from Hai Phong to Hanoi takes about 2.5-3 hours
    • bus ticket from Hai Phong to Hanoi costs about $5/pp
    • train ticket from Hai Phong to Hanoi costs about $2.80-6/pp
    • trains from Hai Phong to Hanoi have hard or soft seats
    • read this article: How to go from Hai Phong to Hanoi?

B) BUS or TRAIN from Hanoi to Ninh Binh

    • from Hanoi to Ninh Binh you can travel by bus or train
    • travel by bus/train to Ninh Binh from Hanoi takes about 2.5 hours
    • train tickets from Hanoi to Ninh Binh costs about $3-6/pp (hard or soft seat)
    • bus tickets from Hanoi to Ninh Binh costs about $6-10/pp (depends on the type of bus)
    • read this article. How to get to Ninh Binh from Hanoi?
    • you will receive your bus or train e-tickets to Ninh Binh by email, ready to print or carry in your smartphone or tablet and present before boarding the bus/train, read carefully the instructions before you book your tickets

3. TAXI or CAR from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh (via Hanoi)


A) PRIVATE CAR from Hai Phong to Hanoi

    • from Hai Phong to Hanoi you can also travel by private car or taxi
    • travel by taxi or car from Hai Phong to Hanoi takes about 1.5-2 hours
    • private car from Hai Phong to Hanoi costs about $70-80/car
    • you can take a taxi from Hai Phong to Hanoi – Noi Bai Airport or Hanoi city center
    • read this article: How to get from Hai Phong to Hanoi?

B) TAXI or CAR from Hanoi to Ninh Binh

    • from Hanoi to Ninh Binh you can also travel by private taxi or car
    • travel by private car to Ninh Binh from Hanoi takes about 2-2.5 hours
    • private car from Hanoi to Ninh Binh costs about $58-165/car
    • there are various modern cars or private fast minivans
    • you can also book your private car from Hanoi – Noi Bai Airport to Ninh Binh
    • read this article. How to reach Ninh Binh from Hanoi?

icon-map-marker Ninh Binh – Travel Map + Interesting places:


Baolau – train, bus, ferry tickets, flights online

– train, bus, boat tickets +flights mainly for Vietnam (+Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand…)
– flights of various airlines in southeast Asia
– ferry tickets for Vietnam, Thaialnd, Cambodia, eg. ferry to Cat Ba, ferry to Phu Quoc, Con Dao > Saigon
– train/bus tickets for Malaysia (eg. Kuala Lumpur to Penang, Ipoh to Malacca, Kuala Lumpur to Malacca…)
– you can use online train e-ticket in smartphone in Vietnam (Recommended – print a ticket)
– you can select a seat or berth in the train in Vietnam
– the price of ticket or flight is from the official price of transport company
– read the information before you book your tickets, read also frequently asked questions
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12go.asia – train, bus, ferry tickets, flights online

– train, bus, boat tickets + flights for Thailand (+tickets for Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia, Malaysia…)
– boat tickets for Vietnam, Thailand… eg. ferry to Vung Tau, Koh Phangan, Koh Kood, Koh Tao, Koh Phi Phi
– tickets for the routes in Thailand, eg: Bangkok to Surat Thani, Bangkok to Chiang Mai, Bangkok to Koh Samui
– you can use an online train e-ticket in Vietnam in your smart phone (not in Thailand)
– if you book train ticket in Baolau or 12go for tourist trains in Vietnam to Lao Cai (King Express, Sapaly…), you must pick it up at the station
– 12go can deliver these train tickets in Thailand, read the information about trains in Thailand

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Hang Mua (Mua Caves) in Ninh Binh – one of the most visited places.
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Tourist boats in Tam Coc.
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Statues in Am Tien Temple in Ninh Binh.
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Tran An Landscape Complex – a unique place written in UNESCO heritage list.
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Kong – Skull Island – filming location in Trang An Complex.
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Van Long Nature Reserve – another possibility to try boat trips in Ninh Binh.


icon-info-circle Faqs + Tips – Travel route from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh:

How to book and buy tickets from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh?

    • You can book bus/train tickets from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh on 12go.asia.

Do you want to book a tour in Ninh Binh?

    • You can do it online, search and book a tour to Ninh Binh and other places with Tourradar.

How long does it take from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh?

    • Travel by bus from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh takes about 2.5-3 hours.
    • Travel by train+bus from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh (via Hanoi) takes about 7 hours.

How much does it cost to travel from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh?

    • Travel by bus from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh costs about $7-14/pp.
    • Travel by train+bus from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh (via Hanoi) costs about $6-10/pp.

What is the travel distance from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh?

    • Travel distance from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh is about 150 km by bus.

What is the most cheapest way of transport from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh?

    • The most cheapest way of transport from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh is to travel by bus.

Is it possible to travel from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh by train?

    • Yes, it is possible, but you have to travel by train to Hanoi and from Hanoi to Ninh Binh. There is no direct train connection from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh.

Is it possible to travel from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh by boat or ferry?

    • No, it is not possible to travel by boat or ferry from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh.

Do you want to travel from Cat Ba Island to Ninh Binh?

Is it possible to travel by plane from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh?

    • No, it is not possible to travel by plane from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh, there are no flights. Ninh Binh has not an airport.

Where to travel from Ninh Binh? You can travel by train to Hue.

    • From Ninh Binh you can travel to central and southern Vietnam. Another popular travel route is to travel by train from Ninh Binh to Hue. It is about 600 km by land from Ninh Binh to Hue.

Bus Schedule / Timetable – Hai Phong to Ninh Binh + Bus Tickets:

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Bus Schedule - Hai Phong to Ninh Binh

Departs in Hai Phong

Arrival in Ninh Binh

Bus ticket - Price

Hoang Long

09:00

11:30

From $8.00

Hoang Long

19:00

21:30

From $8.00

Hoang Long

19:30

22:00

From $8.00

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Ninh Binh Mountain View Homestay (photo: Agoda). Homestays in Ninh Binh.
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Camelia Hotel Ninh Binh (photo: Agoda). The best cheap hotels in Ninh Binh.
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Emeralda Resort Ninh Binh (photo: Agoda). The best luxury hotels and resorts in Ninh Binh.


icon-arrow-circle-right Book your bus tickets from Hai Phong to Ninh Binh + Schedule:

(You can change your departure, arrival place, Hai Phong > Hanoi, Hanoi > Ninh Binh…)


Hanoi to HaLong – BusQuan Lan IslandN.Trang > PhuQuocPhu Quoc > DaLatCan Tho > Phu QuocSiem ReapNinhBinh > HanoiHue

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