How to get from HO CHI MINH to HOI AN (2020)?

How to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An

Hoi An Ancient City at night. How to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An or Da Nang? There are various ways how to travel.


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Hoi An Ancient City is very easily accessible from Da Nang.

    • Hoi An is a big tourist site in central Vietnam. This small town is only about 20 km from Da Nang. Da Nang is the 3rd biggest city in Vietnam and it is very easy accessible from Hoi An and opposite way. Hoi An offers mainly the historical monuments of ancient city and some attraction for the tourists, like boat trips, taste a local food or bicycle tours. Da Nang is also an important transport hub of central Vietnam. The closest airport is Da Nang International Airport (about 30 km from Hoi An town center). There are several ways how to get to Hoi An from Ho Chi Minh City – by road (bus, train) and also by plane to Da Nang. From Hoi An you can also travel by bus/taxi to Da Nang.

From Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An+Da Nang by plane, train or bus.

    • Travel distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An is about 930 km by land (by the coast road). The best and fastest way how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An and Da Nang is to take a direct flight to Da Nang, it takes only about 1-1.5 hour. Direct flight from Saigon to Da Nang costs about $50-120/pp and from Da Nang Airport to Hoi An you can take a bus. Another cheap way how to get to Da Nang from Saigon is to travel by train to Da Nang. Travel by train takes about 16-19 hours. From Da Nang city or Da Nang International Airport you can take a bus, taxi or minivan to Hoi An. The last way is to travel by sleeper bus to Da Nang from Saigon, but it takes about 21-23 hours. It is good to join this long journey from southern to central Vietnam, for example, with visiting the Nha Trang city or Quy Nhon. Book your tickets to Hoi An or direct flights to Da Nang from Saigon online.


How do I get from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An?


1. TRAIN+BUS from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An
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A) TRAIN from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang

    • the best way is to travel by train to Da Nang and visit this beach city (20 km from Hoi An)
    • travel by train takes about 16-19 hours from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang
    • there are about 7 trains every day of Vietnam Railways on this route
    • one-way train ticket from Saigon to Da Nang costs about $15-50/pp (seats, sleeper, 1st + 2nd class)
    • railway station in Ho Chi Minh City – Saigon Railway Station (01 Nguyễn Thông)
    • railway station in Da Nang – Da Nang Railway Station (202 Hải Phòng, Phường Tân Chính)
    • Book and buy train e-tickets to Da Nang online on Baolau or 12go.asia
    • this is a top travel route from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang – recommended – book your train tickets online!
    • you will receive your train e-ticket to Da Nang by email, ready to print or carry in your mobile phone or tablet and present when boarding the train in Saigon Railway Station

B) BUS from Da Nang to Hoi An

    • bus companies: TheSinh Tourist, Hanh Cafe (or local buses)
    • travel by bus from Da Nang to Hoi An takes about 1-1.5 hour
    • new, comfortable and modern tourist buses
    • one-way bus ticket from Da Nang to Hoi An costs about $6-8/pp
    • come 30-60 minutes before departure and present voucher to board bus
    • Book and buy bus e-tickets from Da Nang to Hoi An online on Baolau or 12go.asia
    • you will receive your bus e-ticket to Hoi An by email, ready to print or carry in your mobile phone or tablet
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Trains in Vietnam are renovated, new, comfortable and clean. Soft seats and 4-berth cabin (photo: Baolau)


2. FLIGHTS from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang

    • Da Nang Airport – the main airport serving Da Nang City
    • it is only about 3 km from the airport to the city center of Da Nang
    • there are about 22 of direct flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang
    • airlines: VietJetAir, Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar Pacific
    • flight from Saigon to Da Nang takes only about 1 hour 15 minutes
    • price of the one-way direct flight is about $50-120/pp
    • airport in Ho Chi Minh City – Tan Son Nhat International Airport
    • airport in Da Nang – Da Nang International Airport
    • the fastest, but more expensive way how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang
    • Book and buy your flight from Saigon to Da Nang on Baolau or 12go.asia
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Direct flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang is the fastest way of transfer.


3. BUS from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang

    • there are also some buses on the route from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang
    • reliable bus company: Hoang Long, Phuong Trang (Futabus)
    • new, comfortable, modern and new sleeper buses
    • travel by bus from Saigon to Da Nang can take about 21-23 hours!
    • one-way bus ticket from Saigon to Da Nang costs about $15-20/pp
    • Book and buy bus e-tickets from Saigon to Da Nang online on Baolau or 12go.asia
    • you will receive your e-ticket by email, ready to print or carry in your mobile phone or tablet and present at the ticket counter of the station before boarding the bus

HOANG LONG bus – arrive at least 1 hour before your departure time to exchange voucher for ticket before you board bus. Read all information on 12go.asia before you buy bus tickets.

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Modern buses of Futabus (Phuong Trang) company in southern Vietnam (photo: Baolau).


Baolau – Search, book, buy tickets + flights

– Baolau company sells the train, bus, ferry tickets and flights mainly for Vietnam (+Laos, Cambodia)
– you can buy also a tickets of well-known bus companies (Mai Linh, Hoang Long, Hung Thanh, Futabus…)
– flights of Vietnamese Airlines, VietJet Air, Jetstar, Air Asia… as well as flights to neighbouring countries
– ferry tickets in Vietnam (eg. ferry to Phu Quoc, Con Dao to Ho Chi Minh, ferry to Cat Ba, ferry to Phnom Penh, ferry to Quan Lan…)
– tickets for Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur to Malacca, Malacca to Singapore, Johor Bahru to Kota Bharu…)
– the price of tickets or flights is from the official price of transport company or airlines
– online train e-ticket in your mobile phone in Vietnam (I recommend to print a ticket)
– read also frequently asked questions on Baolau

12go.asia – Search, book, buy tickets + flights

– 12go.asia sells the train, bus, ferry tickets, flights mainly to Thailand (Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar)
– ferry/boat tickets in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, eg. ferry to Vung Tau, Koh Samui, Koh Tao, Koh Phi Phi, Koh Kood
– tickets for the main routes in Thailand, eg: Bangkok to KrabiBangkok to Chiang Mai, Bangkok to Phuket
– from 2018 you can book train tickets for China online (Beijing to Shaghai, Beijing to Xian, Shanghai to Suzhou..)
– it is possible to use an online train e-ticket in your mobile phone in Vietnam (not in Thailand)
– you can not use an online train e-ticket in Thailand, you have to print it (12go can deliver these train tickets)
– read more inforamtion about trains in Thailand
– if you buy a ticket of private trains in Vietnam to Lao Cai on 12go.asia or Baolau (Orient Express, Sapaly…), you must pick it up at the station
– read an article about transportation in Vietnam and information about 12go.asia

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Hoi An Ancient City.

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Hoi An Ancient City at night – Japanese Covered Bridge is a popular tourist attraction.

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In the streets of Hoi An.

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The historical bridge in Hoi An.

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In the streets of Hoi An.

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Da Nang is a modern city in central Vietnam and still growing, 20 km from Hoi An.


icon-info-circle Travel route from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An – Tipsicon-angle-double-down 


How long does it take from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An?

    • Travel by train+bus to Hoi An from Ho Chi Minh City takes about 18-20 hours.
    • Travel by plane from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang takes about 1-1.5 hour.
    • Travel by bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang takes about 21-23 hours.

What is the travel distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An, Da Nang?

    • Travel distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An is about 950 km by train/bus and about 600 km by plane to Da Nang.

How much does it cost to travel from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An?

    • Travel by train+bus to Hoi An from Ho Chi Minh City costs about $30+/pp.
    • Travel by plane from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang costs about $50-120/pp.
    • Travel by bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Da nang costs about $15-20/pp.

What is the best way of transport from Ho Chi Minh Hoi An, Da Nang?

    • The best and fastest way of transport from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An is to travel by plane to Da Nang and then take a direct bus to Hoi An. It the most fastest and comfortable way of getting to Hoi An and Da Nang.

It is possible to travel from Da Nang Airport to Hoi An by bus?

    • Yes, you can travel by bus/limousine from Da Nang Airport directly to Hoi An. You can book bus tickets on Baolau or check this bus schedule to Hoi An.

Where to travel from Hoi An or Da Nang?

What is the best way of transport from Hoi An to Hanoi?

    • If you want to get to Hanoi, the best and comfortable way of transport is to travel by plane from Da Nang. There are lots of direct flights from Da Nang to Hanoi every day, travel by plane from Da Nang to Hanoi takes about 2,5 hours.

Is there an airport in Hoi An?

    • No, there is no airport in Hoi An town, the closest airport is Da Nang International Airport, it is about 30 km from Hoi An. Da Nang International Airport is the main and biggest airport of central Vietnam.

Hoi An – Old Town – What to visit and what to expect?

    • Hoi An – Old Town is the most visited place in Hoi An. It is also good to know what you can expect, what to see and where to stay in this historical part of this town, read this article: Hoi An – Old Town (Travel Guide).


Train Schedule / Timetable – Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nangicon-angle-double-down

FULL UDPATED TRAIN SCHEDULE – CLICK HERE

Train Schedule - Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang

Departs in Ho Chi Minh

Arrival in Da Nang

Train Ticket

Train SE2 (soft seat, sleeper)

21:55

13:37

From $25.50

Train SE4 (soft seat, sleeper)

19:25

12:16

From $25.50

Train SE6 (soft seat, sleeper)

08:45

02:07

From $24.90

Train SE8 (soft seat, sleeper)

06:00

23:01

From $24.90

Train SE10 (soft or hard seat, sleeper)

14:30

09:28

From $14.80

Train SE12 (soft seat, sleeper)

07:55

02:48

From $32.00

Train SE22 (soft or hard seat, sleeper)

11:40

06:28

From $21.40

Train SE28 (soft seat, sleeper)

09:35

05:45

From $23.20

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Bus Schedule / Timetable – Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nangicon-angle-double-down

FULL UDPATED BUS SCHEDULE – CLICK HERE

Bus Schedule - Ho Chi Minh to Da Nang

Departs in Ho Chi Minh

Arrival in Da Nang

Book bus ticket

Futabus - Phuong Trang

09:30

08:30

Book from $16.20

Futabus - Phuong Trang

10:30

09:30

Book from $16.20

Futabus - Phuong Trang

12:00

11:00

Book from $16.20

Futabus - Phuong Trang

13:00

12:00

Book from $16.20

Futabus - Phuong Trang

14:30

13:30

Book from $16.20

Futabus - Phuong Trang

16:30

15:30

Book from $16.20

Futabus - Phuong Trang

18:30

17:30

Book from $16.20

Futabus - Phuong Trang

19:45

18:45

Book from $16.20

Hoang Long

07:00

03:20

Book from $23-26

Hoang Long

08:00

04:20

Book from $23-26

Hoang Long

17:30

13:50

Book from $23-26

Hoang Long

08:00

03:00

Book from $21

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15 best cheap hotels and homestays in Hoi An. Hoi An green apple hotel (photo: Agoda)

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15 best luxury hotels and resorts in Hoi An. La Siesta Hoi An Resort & Spa (photo: Agoda)


icon-arrow-circle-right Book your train, bus, flight from Ho Chi Minh to Da Nang + Scheduleicon-angle-double-down

(You can change your departure, arrival, eg. Ho Chi Minh to Nha Trang, Nha Trang to Da Nang…)


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Hoi An to Hanoi – Scheduleicon-angle-double-right

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